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Quis

Ask, seek demand.
Latin

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Inquisitive

Curious; asking many questions.
Latin
Antonym: uninterested

2

Acquisitive

Seeking to get things;greedy
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: demanding
Antonym: generous

3

Requisition

Act of ordering and demanding something.
Noun
Latin

4

Spond/spouse

Pledge, to show support for.
Latin

5

Espouse

To pledge, to support
Verb
Latin
Synonym: advocate
Antonym: criticize

6

Correspond

To be similar; to compare
Verb
Latin
Synonym: match
Antonym: differ

7

Despondent

Lacking all hope.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: despairing
Antonym: joyful

8

Rog

To ask, demand.
Latin

9

Interrogate

To formally question.
Verb
Latin
Synonym: grill

10

Derogatory

Insulting; degrading
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: belittling
Antonym: complimentary.

11

Arrogant

Excessively proud; haughty.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: conceited
Antonym: humble

12

Abrogate

To cancel; to repeal
Verb
Latin
Synonym: abolish
Antonym: ratify

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Prec

Prayer
Latin

14

Precarious

Threatened or unsafe.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: risky
Antonym: safe

15

Imprecation

A curse.
Verb
Latin
Antonym: blessing

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Deprecate

To show disapproval of.
Verb
Latin
Synonym: belittle
Antonym: praise.