Flashcards in Unit 2 Deck (17):
Latin. Means "to break".
Fractious, Infraction, Infringe.
Adjective. Tending to argue or cause discord.
Synonym: cross, peevish
Noun. Minor violation of a rule or law.
Verb. To intrude on an area belonging to another; to trespass.
Latin. Means "cut, kill".
Excise, Incisive, Concise.
Verb. To cut out; remove.
Adjective. Sharply cutting; direct and powerful.
Adjective. Brief and straight forward.
Greek. Means "to cut".
Tome, Epitome, Dichotomy, Anatomy.
Noun. A large and serious book.
Noun. The best or most typical example.
Noun. Two opposite parts of one whole.
Noun. The structure or parts, taken as a whole.
Latin. Means "to sting, to pierce".
Compunction, Punctilious, Pungent.
Noun. Feeling of regret or remorse.
Adjective. Paying strict attention to detail; extremely careful.