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1

PLAC

to please
L
Complacent
Placebo
Placid

2

Complacent

Adj
Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved
Plac
S-smug
A-X

3

Placebo

N
Something which has a positive mental effect, but no physical effect
Plac
S-quick fix
A-X

4

Placid

Adj
Calm, undisturbed
Plac
S-peaceful
A-adjatated

5

Grat

pleasing, earning thanks, thankful
L
Gratuitous
Ingratiate
Ingrate

6

Gratuitous

Adj
Unnecessary or unwanted
Grat
S-unessential
A-important

7

Ingratiate

V
To gain another’s favor by flattery or false friendliness
Grat
S/A-X

8

Ingrate

N
One who is not properly thankful
Grat
S/A-X

9

Doc/Doct

To teach
L
docile
indoctrinate
doctrine

10

Docile

Adj
Easily taught, submissive to instruction
Doc/Doct
S-obedient
A-defiant

11

Indoctrinate

V
To teach a certain point of view to
Doc/Doct
S-instill
A-X

12

Doctrine

N
That which is taught; body of beliefs or ideas
Doc/Doct
S-creed
A-X

13

Temper
Root

to temper, make less severe
L
Temper
Temperance
Intemperate

14

Temper
Word

V
To decrease the strength of
Temper
S/A-X

15

Temperance

N
Restraint or moderation, especially in regards to alcohol or food.
Temper
S-frugality
A-indulgence

16

Intemperate

Adj
Lacking moderation, severe or extreme
Temper
S-rigorous
A-X