Flashcards in Unit 1 Deck (16):
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
Latin: Ducere, Ductum means "to lead"
Conducive, induce, deduce
Adj. supportive; encouraging; helping the bring out
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: petere, petitum " to seek aggressively, to assail, to rush"
Petulant, impetuous, impetus
Adj. irritable or short-tempered
Adj. acting passionately and without forethought