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"To see"
Envisage, visage

Vid/Vis

1

V. To imagine, to conceive of
Root: vid/Vis
Syn: perceive

Envisage

2

N. face; facial expression
Root: vid/Vis
Syn: expression

Visage

3

"Be visible, appear"
Apparition

Pari

4

N. an unreal figure; a ghost
Root: Pari
Syn: Specter

Apparition

5

"To look"
Perspicacious, retrospective, aspect, introspective

Spec

6

Adj. wise; insightful; acutely intelligent
Root: spec
Syn: perceptive
Ant: dim-witted; short-sided

Perspicacious

7

Adj. looking backward over a period of time
Root: spec

Retrospective

8

N. a part that can be considered or viewed
Root: spec
Syn: facet

Aspect

9

Adj. contemplating one's own thoughts and feelings
Root: spec
Syn: Meditative
Ant: shallow

Introspective

10

"To appear, to show"
Phenomenon, diaphanous, epiphany, sycophant,

Phan

11

N. a fact or event which can be observed and/or documented
Root: phan

Phenomenon

12

Lightweight and transparent
Root: phan
Syn: opaque

Diaphanous

13

N. a moment of great insight; revelation
Root: phan

Epiphany

14

N. a person who flatters; a yes-man
Root: phan

Sycophant