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Put

Latin. Putare, Putatum means to think
Impute, Dispute, Disreputable

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Impute

V. to assign blame or responsibility for
Root: Put
Syn: Attribute
Ant: Vindicate

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Dispute

(1) V. to disagree for (2) N. a disagreement or argument
Root: Put
Syn: deny
Ant: agree

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Disreputable

Adj. Not respectable, having a bad reputation
Root: Put
Syn: Notorious
Ant: Respectable

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Nota

Latin. Notare, Notatum means to note
Connotation, Denotation, Annotate

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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

Latin. Ratio means reason
Irrational, Rationale, Rationalize

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Irrational

Adj. Not based on reason or logic
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

Latin. Scire means to know
Conscientious, Unconscionable, Prescient

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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 knowledge of events before they happen
Root: Sci
Syn: Far-sighted
Ant: Rash