Unit19 Flashcards Preview

Vocabulary From Greek And Latin Roots IV > Unit19 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Unit19 Deck (17):
0

Quis

ask, seek, demand

1

Inquisitive

adj. Curious; asking many questions
Quis
Adj, uninterested

2

Acquisitive

Adj
Seeking to get things, to be greedy
Quis
“syn: demanding ant: generous”

3

Requisition

(1) n. Act of ordering or demanding something (2) v. to make a request or demand
Quis

4

SPOND/SPOUSE

Pledge, show support for

5

Espouse

v. To support; pledge support to
SPOND/SPOUSE
S-advocate
A-criticize

6

Correspond

V
To be similar to, compare to
SPOND/SPOUSE
S-match
A-differ

7

Despondent

Adj
Lacking all hope
SPOND/SPOUSE
syn: despairing ant: joyful

8

Rog

To ask, demand

9

Interrogate

V
To formally question
Rog
S-grill

10

Derogatory

Adj
Adj, insulting degrading
Rog
syn: belittling ant: complimentary

11

Arrogant

adj. Excessively proud; haughty
Rog
syn: conceited ant: humble

12

Abrogate

v. To cancel; to repeal
Rog
syn: abolish ant: ratify

13

Prec

Prayer

14

Precarious

adj. Threatened or unsafe
Prec
syn: risky ant: safe

15

Imprecations

V
A curse
Prec
Ant: blessing

16

Deprecate

v. To show disapproval of
Prec
syn: belittle ant: praise