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gen family, life
scrip/scrib to write
frag/frac to break
vis/vid to see, look
spec to see, watch
ped/pod foot
man(u) hand
mitt/miss to send
crohn/temp relating to time
mob/mot move
carn/corp flesh, body
port to carry
cept to receive
cred to belive
de down
ob against
domin to lead
bio life
syn/sym same
inter within, among, between
re again
auto self
dec 10
cent 100
ex out
pre before
post after
trans across
circum around
dis away from, opposite
contr/ant(i) against
bene good
mal bad, evil
struc to build
sub under
ject to throw or push in
uni one, single
mono one, single
du two
bi two
tri three
quad four
pent five
oct eight
Grimace frown
Wince to cringe in pain
Tenacious determined
exuberant excited
somber serious
fallible capable of making mistakes
Belligerent ready to fight
luminous bright
apathy not caring
condesend to look down upon someone
empathy caring and feeling
grieve mourn over loss
ponder to think about
profound deep, thoughtful
indigent angry
dilemma a serious problem
decorum a polite manner
contempt hatred, disgust
rivulet a tiny little trickly stream
hospitable a welcoming manner
console to soothe
ominous a dark foreshadowing
charisma a positive, magnetic personality, a quality of charm
complacent quit, calm, relaxed, almost withdrawn
frail weak
sullen sad, somber
concede to give in
vehement like teneacious, passionate, strong
smug arrogant, stuck-up
serene tranquil, peaceful
relentless unceasing, unstopping
jeer to sneer or mock, make fun of in an evil way
optimistic positive "open"
pessimistic negative "pest"
capsize to turn over
concede to give in
patriarchal male based society
fledging young "bird" new to flight
indigenous native to a land or area
illiterate can't read
disconsolate glum, sad, depressed
descendent individuals who will continue legacy, children
destiny one's fate
rebellious going against
adversity problem
obstinate stubborn
perverse contrary
conventional usual as in practice
vigil a spiritual time of watching and waiting
prothet someone who sees into the future and will lead
humility quiet
Created by: Mbeicke
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