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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

(1) v. To disagree with
Syn: deny
Ant: agree
(2) n. a disagreement or argument
Syn: argument
Ant: agreement

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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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Connotations

N. an image or idea associated with a word
Syn: overtone

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Denotation

N. the dictionary definition of 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 study
Syn: illogical
Ant: reasonable, rational

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Rationale

N. a reason for doing something; explanation

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Rationalize

V. Justify; give a reason for
Adj: 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; unscrupulous
Ant: principled

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Prescient

Adj. showing knowledge of events before they happen
Syn: far-sighted
Ant: rash