Flashcards in Unit 3 Deck (16):
PEL / PULS
Latin means "to push, to drive"
Compel, Impulse, Expel
V. To force, or strongly persuade; coerce
N. A sudden, involuntary urge to do something.
Syn: whim, spur
V. To send out or away
JAC / JECT
Latin means "to throw, to cast"
Conjecture, Dejected, Abject
N. a guess, often one based on inadequate or faulty evidence
Adj. downcast or sad; depressed
Adj. Lowly, miserable and wretched
MIT / MIS
Emissary, dismissive, remiss
N. an agent sent on a mission
Adj. showing little regard; scornful
Adj. failing to fulfill one's duty; negligent
MOT / MOV
Latin means "to move"
Motive, motif, emote
N. cause for action
N. a recurring theme, subject or idea