Flashcards in Unit 3 Deck (16):
Means "to push, to drive".
Compel, Impulse, Expel
Verb. To force or strongly persuade; coerce.
Noun. A sudden, involuntary urge to do something.
Synonym: whim, spur.
Verb. To send out or away.
Latin. Means "to throw, to cast".
Conjecture, Dejected, Abject.
Noun. A guess, often one based on inadequate or faulty evidence.
Adjective. Downcast or sad, depressed.
Adjective. Lowly, miserable, and wretched
Latin. Means "to send".
Emissary, Dismissive, Remiss
Noun. An agent sent on a mission.
Adjective. Showing little regard; scornful.
Adjective. Failing to fulfill one's duty; negligent.
Latin. Means "to move".
Motive, Motif, Emote
Noun. Cause for action.
Noun. A recurring theme, subject, or idea.