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Flashcards in Unit 17 Vocab Deck (16):
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PUT

To think

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Impute

To assign blame or responsibility for

Syn: Attribute Ant: Vindicate

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Dispute

To disagree with
Syn: Deny Ant: Vindicate

A disagreement or argument
Syn: Argument Ant: Agreement

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Disreputable

Not respectable; not having a good reputation

Syn: Notorious Ant: Respectable

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NOTA

To note

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Connotation

An idea or image associated with a word

Syn: Overtone

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Denotation

The dictionary definition of a word

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Annotate

To explain or discuss in a note

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RATIO

Reason

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Irrational

Not based on reason or logic

Syn: Illogical Ant: Reasonable, rational

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Rationale

A reason for doing something; explanation

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Rationalize

Justify; give reason for

Syn: Excuse

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SCI

To know

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Conscientious

Diligent and careful

Ant: Careless

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Unconscionable

Not obeying moral laws; unscrupulous

Ant: Principled

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Prescient

Showing knowledge of events before they happen

Syn: Far-sighted Ant: Rash