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Quis

Latin: Ask, Seek, Demand

Inquisitive, Acquisitive, Requisition

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Spond/Spouse

Latin: Pledge, Show support for

Espouse, Correspondent, Despondent

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Rog

Latin: To ask, To demand

Interrogate, Derogatory, Arrogant, Abrogate

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Prec

Latin: Prayer

Precarious,mImprecation, Deprecate

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Inquisitive

Adj.
Curious, asking many questions
Ant: Uninterested

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Acquisitive

Adj.
Seeking to get things, greedy
Syn: Demanding
Ant: Generous

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Requisition

(1)Noun (2)Verb
(1) Act or ordering or demanding something. (2) To make a request or demand.

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Espouse

Verb
To support; pledge support to
Syn: Advocate
Ant: Criticize

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Correspond

Verb
To be similar to: Compare to
Syn: Match
Ant: Differ

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Despondent

Adj.
Lacking all hope
Syn: Despairing
Ant: Joyful

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Interrogate

Verb
To formally question
Syn: Grill

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Derogatory

Adj.
Insulting: Degrading
Syn: Belittling
Ant: Complementary

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Arrogant

Adj.
Excessively proud; Haught
Syn: Conceited
Ant: Humble

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Abrogate

Verb
To cancel, to repeal
Syn: Abolish
Ant: Ratify

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Precarious

Adj.
Threatened or unsafe
Syn: Risky
Ant: Safe

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Imprecation

Verb
A curse
Ant: Blessing

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Deprecate

Verb
To show disapproval
Syn: Belittle
Ant: Praise