Unit-17 Flashcards Preview

Latin/Greek roots > Unit-17 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Unit-17 Deck (16):
0

Put

Latin: To Think

Impute, Dispute, Disreputable

1

Nota

Latin: To note

Connotation, Denotation, Annotate

2

Ratio

Latin: Reason

Irrational, Rationale, Rationalize

3

Sci

Latin: To know

Conscientious,

4

Impute

Verb
To assign blame or responsibility for
Syn: Attribute
Ant: Vindicate

5

Dispute

(1) Verb (2) Noun
(1) To disagree with (2) A disagreement or argument
(1) Syn: Deny; Ant: Agree
(2) Syn: Argument; Ant: Agreement

6

Disreputable

Adj.
Not respectable; Having a bad reputation
Syn: Notorious
Ant: Respectable

7

Connotation

Noun
An image or idea associated with a word
Syn: Overtone

8

Denotation

Noun
The dictionary definition of a word

9

Annotate

Verb
To explain or discuss through a note

10

Irrational

Adj.
Not based on reason or logic
Syn: Illogical
Ant: Reasonable, Rational

11

Rationale

Noun
Areas on for doing something; explanation

12

Rationalize

Verb
Justify; give reason for
Syn: Excuse

13

Conscientious

Adj.
Diligent and careful
Ant: Careless

14

Unconscionable

Adj.
Not obeying moral laws; unscrupulous
Ant: Principled

15

Prescient

Adj.
Showing knowledge of events before they happen
Syn: Far-Sighted
Ant: Rash