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Vinc/Vict

To conquer

Syn: Invulnerable Ant: Vulnerable

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Provincial

Limited knowledge of the world; narrow minded

Ant: Sophisticated

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Evince

To establish; to reflect the truth of

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Duc/Duct

To lead

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Conducive

Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about

Syn: Helpful, favorable

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Induce

To lead towards some action

Syn: Persuade Ant: Discourage

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Deduce

To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer

Syn: Conclude

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Tract

To drag

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Protracted

Extended in time; prolonged

Syn: Lingering Ant: Brief

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Intractable

Stubborn; obstinate; hard to move forward

Syn: Immovable Ant: Malleable

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Retract

To draw back; withdraw

Syn: Repeal

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Peto

To seek aggressively, to assail, to rush

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Petulant

Irritable or short-tempered

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Impetuous

Acting passionately and without forethought

Syn: Rash Ant: Careful

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Impetus

That which drives one; momentum

Syn: Stimulus