Flashcards in Unit 1 Deck (16)
Latin: Vincere, Victum means "to conquer"
Invincible, Provinicial, 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. Supporting; encouraging; helping to 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; to withdraw.
Latin: Petere, Petitum means "to seek aggressively, to assail, to rush"
Petulant, Impetuous, Impetus
Adj. Irritable or short-tempered.
Adj. Acting passionately and without forethought.