Unit 18 Flashcards Preview

Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots > Unit 18 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Unit 18 Deck (17):
0

AES

Greek: Aesthesis means "feeling, perception".

Aesthetic, Anesthetic,

1

Aesthetic

Adj. Having to do with beauty or order.
Root: Aes
Syn: Artistic
Ant:

2

Anesthetic

N. A substance that causes loss of feeling.
Root: Aes
Syn:
Ant:

3

PATH

Greek: Pathein means "to feel".

Apathetic, Empathy, Pathos, Antipathy

4

Apathetic

Adj. Not interested; having no strong emotion towards.
Root: Path
Syn: Indifferent
Root:

5

Empathy

N. Sharing of another's emotions.
Root: Path
Syn: Compassion
Ant: Oposition

6

Pathos

N. Power of evoking great sadness or sympathy.
Root: Path
Syn: Pitifulness
Ant:

7

Antipathy

Adj. Hostily or hatred.
Root: Path
Syn: Dislike
Ant: Sympathy

8

SENS/SENT

Latin: Sentire, Sensum means " to feel, to be aware".

Sentient, Sentinel, Sentiment, Presentiment

9

Sentient

Adj. Conscious, aware.
Root: Sent
Syn:
Ant: Unaware

10

Sentinel

N. One who watches or guards.
Root: Sent
Syn:
Ant:

11

Sentiment

N. A feeling about something.
Root: Sent
Syn: Attitude.
Ant :

12

Presentiment

N. A feeling about something before it happens.
Root: Sent
Syn: Foreboding
Ant:

13

TANG/TACT

Latin: Tangere, Tactum means "to touch".

Tangible, Tactile, Intact

14

Tangible

Adj. Able to be grasped or percieved.
Root: Tang
Syn: Concrete
Ant: Abstract

15

Tactile

Adj. Pertaining to touch.
Root: Tact
Syn:
Ant:

16

Intact

Adj. Unbroken; whole.
Root: Tact
Syn: Unharmed
Ant :