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PUT

To think
Impute, dispute, disreputable

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IMPUTE

V. To assign blame or responsibility for
Syn: attribute ant: vindicate

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DISPUTE

V. To disagree with
Syn: deny ant: agree
N. a disagreement or argument
Syn: argument ant: agreement

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DISREPUTABLE

Adj. not respectful, having bad reputation
Syn: notorious ant: respectable

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NOTA

To note
Connotation, Denotation, Annotate

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CONNOTATION

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
Irrational, Rationale, Rationalize

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IRRATIONAL

Adj. not based on reason or logic
Syn: logical ant: reasonable, rational

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RATIONALE

N a reason for doing something; explanation

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RATIONALIZE

V. Justify, give reason for

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SCI

To know
Conscientious, unconscionable, prescient

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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