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ROOT: put

LATIN; putare, putatum
MEANING: to think
WORDS: impute, dispute, disreputable

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Impute

P.O.S: verb
MEANING: to assign blame or responsibility for
SYN: attribute
ANT: vindicate
ROOT: put

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Dispute

P.O.S: (1)verb (2) noun
MEANING: (1) to disagree with (2) a disagreement or argument
SYN: argument
ANT: agreement
ROOT: put

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Disreputable

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: not respectable; having a bad reputation
SYN: notorious
ANT: respectable
ROOT: put

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ROOT: nota

LATIN; notare, notatum
MEANING: to note
WORDS: connotation, denotation, annotate

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Connotation

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: an image or idea associated with a word
SYN: overtone
ROOT: nota

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Denotation

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: the dictionary definition of a word
Root: nota

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Annotate

P.O.S: verb
MEANING: to explain or discuss through a note
ROOT: nota

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ROOT: ratio

LATIN; ratio
MEANING: reason
WORDS: irrational, rationale, rationalize

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Irrational

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: not based on reason or logic
SYN: illogical
ANT: reasonable, rational
ROOT: ratio

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Rationale

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: a reason for doing something; explanation
ROOT: ratio

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Rationalize

P.O.S: verb
MEANING: justify; give reason for
SYN: excuse
ROOT: ratio

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ROOT: sci

LATIN; scire
MEANING: to know
WORDS: conscientious, unconscionable, prescient

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Conscientious

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: diligent and careful
ANT: careless
ROOT: sci

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UNCONSCIONABLE

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: not obeying moral laws; unscrupulous
ANT: principled
ROOT: sci

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Prescient

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: having knowledge of events before they happen
SYN: far-sighted
ANT: rash
ROOT: sci