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Her/Hes

To attach; to be fixed
Latin
Adherent; incoherent; inherent

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Adherent

A follower of a person or idea
Noun
Her/Hes
Syn: disciple
Ant: opponent

3

Incoherent

No able to be understood; nonsensical
Adjective
Her/Hes
Syn: confused
Ant: clear

4

Inherent

Existing as a natural part
Adjective
Her/Hes
Syn: innate; inborn

5

Fus

To pour out
Latin
Diffuse; effusive; profuse

6

Diffuse

Not concentrated or focused; wordy
Adjective
Fus
Syn: scattered
Ant: concentrated

7

Effusive

Overflowing with words or feelings; gushing
Adjective
Fus
Syn: enthusiastic
Ant: restrained

8

Profuse

Plentiful; abundant
Adjective
Fus
Syn: bounteous

9

Solu/Solv

To loosen; to solve
Latin
Resolute; dissolute; insoluble

10

Resolute

Determined; steadfast
Adjective
Solu/Solv
Syn: unshakeable

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Dissolute

Devoted to sensual pleasure; lacking moral restrain
Adjective
Solu/Solv
Syn: dissipated; decadent

12

Insoluble

Impossible to stop or fix; unable to be dissolved
Adjective
Solu/Solv
Syn: tough

13

Leg

To select, to choose, to gather
Latin
Diligent; recollect; sacrilege

14

Diligent

Hard-working and careful
Adjective
Leg
Syn: assiduous
Ant: lazy

15

Recollect

To remember; to recall
Verb
Leg

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Sacrilege

An act against a holy person or place
Noun
Leg
Syn: profanity
Ant: reverence