Flashcards in Unit 3 Vocabulary Deck (16):
Latin; "to push, to drive"
words: compel, impulse, expel
v. To force or strongly persuade; coerce
n. A sudden, involuntary urge to do something
Synonym: whim, spur
v. To send out or away
Latin; "to throw, to cast"
Words: conjecture, dejected, abject
n. A guess, often one based on inadequate or faulty evidence
adj. Downcast or sad; depressed
adj. Lowly, miserably, and wretched
Words: emissary, dismissive, remiss
n. An agent sent on a mission
adj. Showing little regard; scornful
adj. Failing to fulfill ones duty; negligent
Latin; "to move"
Words: motive, motif, emote
n. Cause for action
n. A recurring theme, subject or idea