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Latin "To think"
Impute, dispute, disreputable

Put

1

V. To assign blame or responsibility for
Root: put
Syn: attribute
Ant: vindicate

Impute

2

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

Dispute

3

Adj. not respectable; having a bad reputation
Root: put
Syn: notorious
Ant: respectable

Disreputable

4

Latin "to note"
Connotation, denotation, annotate

Nota

5

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

Connotation

6

N. the dictionary definition of a word
Root: nota

Denotation

7

V. To explain or discuss through a note
Root: nota

Annotate

8

Latin "reason"
Irrational, rationale, rationalize
Syn: illogical
Ant: reasonable, rational

Ratio

9

N. a reason for doing something; explanation
Root: ratio

Rationale

10

V. Justify; give reason for
Root: ratio
Syn: excuse

Rationalize

11

Latin "to know"
Conscientious, unconscionable, prescient

Sci

12

Adj. diligent and careful
Root: sci
Ant: careless

Conscientious

13

Adj. not obeying moral laws; unscrupulous
Root: sci
Ant: principled

Unconscionable

14

Adj. Showing knowledge of events before they happen
Root: sci
Syn: far-sighted
Ant: rash

Prescient

15

Adj. not based on reason or logic
Root: ratio
Syn: illogical
Ant: reasonable, rational

Irrational