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He/His

To attach, be fixed.

2

Adherent

A follower of a person or idea.
Noun
Latin
synonym: disciple
Antonym: opponent

3

Incoherent

Not able to be understood.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: confused
Antonym: clear

4

Inherent

Existing as a natural part.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: innate, inborn

5

Fus

Latin
to pour out

6

Diffuse

Adj. Not concentrated/focused.
Verb To spread out or distribute.
Latin
Synonym: adj. Scattered
Antonym: adj. Concentrated
Synonym: verb. Disperse
Antonym: verb. concentrate

7

Effusive

Overflowing with words or feelings.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: Enthusiastic
Antonym: restrained

8

Profuse

Plentiful, abundant
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: Bounteous

9

Solu/Solv

Latin
To loosen, to solve

10

Resolute

Determined; steadfast
Latin
Synonym: unshakeable

11

Dissolute

Devoted to sensual pleasure; lacking moral restraint
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: Dissipated; decadent

12

Insoluble

1. Impossible to solve or fix.
2. Unable to be dissolved
Adj.
Latin
1. Synonym: Puzzling
Antonym: uncomplicated
2. Synonym: tough

13

Leg

Latin
To select, to choose, to gather.

14

Diligent

Hard working and careful
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: assiduous
Antonym: lazy

15

Recollect

To remember; to recall
Verb
Latin

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Sacrilege

An act against a holy person or place.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: profanity
Antonym: reverence