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HER/HIS

Latin
"To attach, be fixed"
Adherent, incoherent, inherent

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ADHERENT

N. a follower of a person or idea.
L. "To"
Syn: disciple
Ant: opponent

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INCOHERENT

Adj. not able to be understood;nonsensical.
L. "Not" "together"
Syn: confused
Ant: clear

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INHERENT

Adj. existing as a natural part.
L. "Within"
Syn: innate, inborn

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FUS

Latin
"To pour out"
Diffuse, Effusive, Profuse

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DIFFUSE

Adj. not concentrated or focused; wordy.
V. To spread out or distribute.
L. "Apart"
Syn: scattered
Ant: concentrated
Syn: disperse
Ant: concentrate

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EFFUSIVE

Adj. Overflowing with words or feelings; gushing.
L. "Out of"
Syn: enthusiastic
Ant: restrained

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PROFUSE

Adj. plentiful; abundant
L. "Toward"
Syn: bounteous

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SOLU/SOLV

Latin
“to loosen, to solve”
Resolute, Dissolute, Insoluble

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RESOLUTE

adj. Determined; steadfast
L.“again,”
syn: unshakeable

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DISSOLUTE

adj. Devoted to sensual pleasure; lacking moral restraint
L.“apart”
syn: dissipated; decadent

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INSOLUBLE

adj. (1) Impossible to solve or fix (2) Unable to be dissolved.
L. "Not"
Syn: puzzling
Ant: uncomplicated
Syn: though

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LEG

Latin
"To select, to choose, to gather"
Diligent, Recollect, Sacrilege

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DILIGENT

Adj. hard working and careful.
L. "Apart"
Syn: assiduous
Ant: lazy

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RECOLLECT

V. To remember; to recall.
L. "Again" "together"

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SACRILEGE

N. an act against a holy person or place.
L. "Holy"
Syn: profanity
Ant: reverence