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Her/Hes

To attached; to be fixed

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Adherent

Root: her
Noun
A follower of a person or idea
Synonym: disciple
Antonym: opponent

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Incoherent

Root: her
Adjective
Not able to be understood; nonsensical
Synonym: confused
Antonym: clear

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Inherent

Root: her
Adjective
Existing as a natural part
Synonym: innate, inborn

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Fus

To poor out

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Diffuse

Root: fus
1) Adjective, not concentrated or focused, wordy
2) Verb, to spread out or distribute
Synonym: disperse
Antonym: concentrate

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Effusive

Root: fus
Adjective
Overflowing with words or feelings, gushing
Synonym: enthusiastic
Antonym: restrained

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Profuse

Root: fus
Adjective
Plentiful, abundant
Synonym: bounteous

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Solu, Solv

To loosen, to solve

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Resolute

Root: solu
Adjective
Determined, steadfast
Synonym: unshakeable

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Dissolute

Root: solu
Adjective
Devoted to sensual pleasure, lacking emotional restraint
Synonym: dissipated, decadent

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Insoluble

Root: solu
Adjective
1) Impossible to solve or fix
2) Unable to be dissolved

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Leg

To select, to choose, to gather

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Diligent

Root word: leg
Adjective
Hard working and careful
Synonym: assiduous
Antonym: lazy

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Recollect

Root word: leg
Verb
To remember, to recall

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Sacrilege

Root word: leg
Noun
An act against a holy person or place
Synonym: profanity
Antonym: reverence