Flashcards in Unit 1 Deck (16):
VINC / VICT
Latin: Vincere, Victum means to "conquer"
Invincible, Provincial, Evince
Adj. Unable to be conquered.
Adj. Limited in knowledge of the world; narrow minded.
V. To establish; to reflect the truth of.
DUC / DUCT
Latin: Ducere, Ductum means to "lead"
Conducive, Induce, Deduce
Adj. Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about.
Syn: Helpful, favorable
V. To lead towards some action.
V. To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer.
Latin: Trahere, Tractum means to "drag"
Protracted, Intractable, Retract.
Adj. Extended in time; prolonged.
Adj. Stubborn; obstinate; hard to move forward.
V. To draw back; withdraw
Latin: Pretere, Petitum means to "seek agressively, to assail, to rush"
Petulant, Impetuous, Impetus
Adj. Irritable or short tempered
Adj. Acting passionately and without forethought.