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Latin "to wander"
Aberrant, erroneous, errant

Err

1

Adj. deviating from a pattern or rule
Root: err
Syn: abnormal
Ant: typical

Aberrant

2

Adj. wrong or inaccurate
Root: err
Syn: mistaken
Ant: correct

Erroneous

3

Adj. wandering or straying
Root: err
Syn: wayward
Ant: on course

Errant

4

Latin "to go forth, to proceed"
Degrade, congress, egress

Grad/gress

5

V. To lower in dignity or esteem; insult
Root: grad/gress
Syn: belittle
Ant: honor

Degrade

6

N. a coming together
Root: grad/gress

Congress

7

Act of going out; exit
Root: grad/gress

Egress

8

Latin "to come"
Convene, covenant, circumvent

Ven/vent

9

V. To call together, to assemble
Root: ven/vent
Syn: gather
Ant: adjourn

Convene

10

N. a mutual or legal agreement
Root: ven/vent
Syn: contract
Ant: break off

Covenant

11

V. To avoid by going around; by pass
Root: ven/vent
Syn: sidestep
Ant: confront

Circumvent

12

Latin "to run"
Cursory, precursor, recourse, incursion

Cur/curs

13

Adj. hasty and superficial
Root: cur/curs
Syn: casual
Ant: comprehensive

Cursory

14

N. that which comes before; forerunner
Root: cur/curs
Syn: harbinger

Precursor

15

N. help for a problem; solution
Root: cur/curs
Syn: resource

Recourse

16

N. an attack on another's territory; a raid
Root: cur/curs
Syn: invasion

Incursion