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Flashcards in Unit 3 Vocab Deck (16):
1

compel

to force or strongly persuade; coerce

2

impulse

a sudden involuntary urge to do something

3

expel

to send out or away

4

jac/ ject

to throw; to cast

5

conjecture

a guess, often based on inadequate or faulty evidence

6

dejected

downcast or sad; depressed

7

abject

lowly, miserable, and wretched

8

mot/mov

to move

9

motive

cause for action

10

motif

a reoccurring theme, subject, or idea

11

emote

to dramatically express emotions

12

mit/mis

send

13

emissary

an agent sent on a mission

14

dismissive

showing little regard; scornful

15

remiss

failing to fulfill ones duty; negligent

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pel /pus

to push; to drive