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VID/VIS

To see

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Envisage

To imagine, to conceive of

Syn: Percieve

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Visage

Face, facial expression

Syn: Expression

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PARI

Be visible, appear

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Apparition

An unreal figure, a ghost

Syn: Specter

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SPEC (think spectacles)

To look

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Perspicacious

Wise; insightful; acutely intelligent

Syn: Perceptive Ant: Short sided

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Retrospective

Looking backward over a period of time

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Aspect

A part that can be considered or viewed

Syn: Facet

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Introspective

Contemplating one's own thoughts and feelings

Syn: Meditative Ant: Shallow

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PHAN

To appear, to show

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Phenomenon

A fact or event that can be observed and or documented

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Diaphanous

Lightweight and transparent

Syn: Opaque

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Epiphany

A moment of great insight; revelation

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Sycophant

A person who flatters; a yes-man