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PUT

To think.
Impute, Dispute, Disreputable

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Impute

V.
To assign blame or responsibility for.
PUT
SYN-Attribute
ANT-Vindicate

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Dispute

V.
To disagree with.
PUT
SYN-Deny
ANT-Agree

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Disreputable

Adj.
Not reputable.
PUT
SYN-Notorious
ANT-Respectable

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NOTA

To note.
Connotation, Denotation, Annotate

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Connotation

N.
An image or idea associated with a word.
NOTA
SYN-Overtone

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Denotation

N.
The dictionary definition of a word.
NOTA

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Annotate

V.
To explain or discuss through a note.
NOTA

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RATIO

Reason.
Irrational, rationale, Rationalize

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Irrational

Adj.
Not based on reason or logic.
RATIO
SYN-Illogical
ANT-Reasonable, rational

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Rationale

N.
A reason for doing something.
RATIO

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Rationalize

V.
Justify.
RATIO
SYN-Excuse

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SCI

To know.
Conscientious, Unconscionable, Prescient

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Conscientious

Adj.
Diligent and careful.
SCI
ANT-Careless

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Unconscionable

Adj.
Not obeying moral laws
SCI
ANT-Principled

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Prescient

Adj.
Showing knowledge of events before they happen.
SCI
SYN-Far-sighted
ANT-Rash