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Put

Latin, to think.

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Impute

To assign blame or responsibility for.
Latin
Verb
Synonym: attribute
Antonym: vindicate

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Dispute

To disagree with.
Latin
Verb
Synonym: deny
Antonym: agree

3

Disreputable

Not respectable,having a bad reputation.
Latin
Adj.
Synonym: notorious
Antonym: respectable

4

Nota

Latin, to note

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Connotation

An image or idea associated with a word.
Latin
Noun
Synonym: overtone

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Denotation

The dictionary definition of a word.
Latin
Noun

7

Annotate

To explain or discuss through a note.
Latin
Verb

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Ratio

Latin, reason

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Irrational

Not based on reason or logic.
Latin
Adj.
Synonym: illogical
Antonym: reasonable, rational

10

Rationale

A reason for doing something.
Latin
Noun

11

Rationalize

Justify; give reason for.
Latin
Verb
Synonym: excuse

12

Sci

Latin, to know.

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Conscientious

Diligent and careful.
Latin
Adj.
Antonym: careless

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Unconscionable

Not obeying moral Laws.
Latin
Adj.
Antonym: principled

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Prescient

Showing knowledge of events before they happen.
Latin
Adj.
Synonym: far-sighted
Antonym: rash