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PUT

L: to think

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Impute

V: To assign blame or responsibility for
Root: PUT
Syn: attribute
Ant: Vindicate

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Dispute

V: to disagree with or N: A disagreement or argument
Root: PUT
Syn: Deny Ant: Agree
Syn: Argument Ant: Agreement

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Disputable

Adj: Not respectable; having a bad reputation
Root: PUT
Syn: Notorious
Ant: Respectable

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NOTA

L: to note

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Connotation

N: An image or idea associated with a word
Root: NOTA
Syn: Overtone

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Denotation

N: The dictionary definition of a word
Root: NOTA

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Annotate

V: To explain or discuss through a note
Root: NOTA

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RATIO

L: reason

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Irrational

Adj: Not based on reason orlogic
Root: RATIO
Syn: illogical
Ant: Reasonable, rational

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Rationale

N: A reason for doing something; explanation
Root: RATIO

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Rationalize

V: Justify; give reason for
Root: RATIO
Syn: excuse

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SCI

L: to know

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Conscientious

Adj: Diligent and careful
Root: SCI
Ant: Careless

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Unconscionable

Adj: Not obeying moral laws; unscrupulous
Root: SCI
Ant: Principled

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Prescient

Adj: Showing knowlwdge of events before they happen
Root: SCI
Syn: far-sighted
Ant: Rash