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PEL/PULS

To push, to drive

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Compel

To force or strongly persuade ; coerce
Syn: Sway

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Impulse

A sudden, involuntary urge to do something
Syn: whim, spur

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Expel

To send out or away
Syn: eject
Ant: admit

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Jac/Ject

To throw, to cast

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Conjecture

A guess, often one based on inadequate or faulty evidence
Syn: theory
Ant: fact

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Dejected

Downcast or sad, depressed
Syn: dispirited
Ant: animated

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Abject

Lowly, miserable and wretched
Syn: degraded
Ant: exalted

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MIT/MIS

Send

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Emissary

An agent sent out on a mission
Syn: go between

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Dismissive

Showing little regard, scornful

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Remiss

Failing to fulfill one's duty ; negligent
Syn: delinquent
Ant: prudent

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MOT/MOV

Cause for action
Syn: incentive

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Motif

A recurring theme, subject or idea

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Emote

To dramatically express emotions
Syn: dramatize