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put

to think

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impute

v. to assign blame or responsibility for
syn: attribute
ant: vindicate

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dispute

v. to disagree with
syn: deny
ant: agree

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disreputable

adj. not respectable, having a bad reputation
syn: notorious
ant: respectable

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nota

to note

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connotation

n. an image or idea associated with a word
syn: overtone

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denotation

n. the dictionary definition for a word.

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annotate

v. to explain or discuss through a note

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ratio

reason

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irrational

adj. not based on reason or logic
syn: illogical
ant: reasonable

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rationale

n. a reason for doing something

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rationalize

v. justify, give reason for
syn: excuse

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sci

to know

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conscientious

adj. diligent and careful
ant: careless

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unconscionable

adj. not obeying moral laws
ant: principled

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prescient

adj. showing knowledge of events before they happen
syn: far-sighted
ant: rash