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VINC/VICT

To conquer

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Invincible

Adjective unable t conquer

Invulnerable vulnerable

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Provincial

Narrow minded adj

Ant sophisticated

3

Evince

To reflect the truth of verb

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Duc/duct

To lead

5

Conducive

Supporting encouraging adj
Syn helpful favorable

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Deduce

V to draw a conclusion form fact. To infer

Syn conclude

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Tract

To drag

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Protracted

Extended time to prolong adj

Syn lingering ant brief

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Intractable

Adj stubborn

Sym immovable
Ant malleable

10

Retract

Draw,back v
Syn repel

11

Peto

Seek aggressively to assail to rush

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Petulant

Adj irritable short tempered

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Impetuous

Adj acting acting passionately and without forethought

Syn rash ant careful

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Impetus

That with drives one momentum noun

Syn stimulus

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Fract fring frag

To break

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Fractious

Adj tenting to argue or cause disorder

Syn cross peevish ant amiable

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Infraction

N minor violation of a law

Syn transgression

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CIS

To cut or kill.

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Excise

To cut out of remove verb

Sync expunge

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Incisive

Adj sharply cutting direct and powerful adj

Syn keen ant dull

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Concise

Adj brief and straight forward

Syn terse ant rambling

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TOM

To cut

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Tome

N large and serious book

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Epitome

N the best or most typical example

Sync embodiment

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Dichotomy

N two opposite parts to one whole

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Anatomy

N the structure or parts, taken as a whole

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PUNCT

To sting pierce

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Compunction

N feeling of regret or remorse

syn: penitence

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Punctilious

Adj paying strict attention to detail

Syn meticulous Ant careless

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Pungent

Adj stinging or,biting especially in taste or,smell

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PEL PULS

To push to derive

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Impulse

N sudden urge to do something

Syn whim spur

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Compel

V to force or strongly persuade
Syn sway

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Expel

V to sen out or away

Syn eject ant admit

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JAC JECT

To throw to cast

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Conjecture

N a guess based on faulty evidence

Syn theory ant fact

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Dejected

Adj downcast or sad

Syn dispirited ant animated

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Abject

Adj Lowell miserable and wretched

Syn degraded ant exalted

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MIT MIS

To send

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Emissary

An agent sent in a mission N

Any go between

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Dismissive

Adj showing little regard

Syn contemptuous

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Remiss

Adj failing to fulfill ones duty

Syn delinquent ant prudent

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Mot mov

To move

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Motive

Cause for action N

Syn incentive

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Motif

N recurring theme subject or idea

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Emote

Dramatically express emotion V

SYN dramatize

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VIA

Road way

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Viaduct

N a bridge that carries a road or rail road over a valley

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Impervious

Adj unable to be affected

SYN invulnerable

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Deviate

V depart from plan or path

SYN stray ant,continue

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Obviate

V to make unnecessary to avid

SYN prevent

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FRE

To carry bring

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Defer

To put aside until later V

SYN postpone ant hasten

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Deference

N act or practice to yielding to another's authority

SYN submission ant rebellion

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Confer

V to discuss something with someone else

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Inference

N a conclusion not directly provided by evidence

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Proffer

V to present,or offer

Ant withhold

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Proliferate

V to increase greatly in number

SYN reproduce

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Port

To carry bring

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Comportment

N manner in which some one acts or behaves

SYN demeanor

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Purported

Adj claimed as true probably false

SYN alleged ant definite