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Err

To wander
Latin

2

Aberrant

Deviating from a pattern or rule.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: abnormal
Antonym: typical

3

Erroneous

Wrong or inaccurate.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: mistaken
Antonym: correct

4

Errant

Wandering or straying.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: wayward
Antonym: on course

5

Grad/Gress

To go forth, to proceed

6

Degrade

To lower in dignity or esteem.
Verb
Latin
Synonym: belittle
Antonym: honor

7

Congress

A coming together.
Noun
Latin

8

Egress

Act of going out.
Noun
Latin

9

Ven/Vent

To come

10

Convene

To call together, to assemble
Verb
Latin
Synonym: gather
Antonym: adjourn

11

Covenant

A mutual or legal argument.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: contract
Antonym: break off

12

Circumvent

To avoid by going around.
Verb
Latin
Synonym: sidestep
Antonym: confront

13

Cur/curs

To run

14

Cursory

Hasty or superficial.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: casual
Antonym: comprehensive

15

Precursor

That which comes before; forerunner.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: harbinger

16

Recourse

Help for a problem; solution.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: resource

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Incursion

An attack on another's territory.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: invasion