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Word Within the Word Lists 31 - 45

Word Within the Word Lists 31 - 45

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Word Within the Word latin/greek roots & vocabulary

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  • re

    again

  • sol

    alone

  • in

    not

  • luct

    struggle

  • rogat

    ask

  • terr

    land

  • ob

    against

  • pugn

    fight

  • dia

    across

  • acro

    high

  • sub

    under

  • ism

    doctrine

  • ex

    out

  • super

    over

  • infra

    beneath

  • ject

    throw

  • loqu

    talk

  • cise

    cut

  • trib

    pay

  • nym

    name

  • remonstrate

    plead in protest

  • solipsism

    doctrine: only self exists

  • ineluctable

    not escapable

  • truculent

    fiercely savage

  • supererogatory

    beyond what's asked

  • infra dig

    beneath dignity

  • recondite

    abstruse

  • disinter

    unearth

  • disjecta membra

    scattered fragments

  • obloquy

    verbal abuse

  • abrogate

    annul

  • acronym

    initials-name

  • pugnacious

    combative

  • incisive

    sharp

  • diatribe

    abusive speech

  • de

    down

  • voc

    voice

  • luc

    light

  • acr

    sharp

  • ambul

    walk

  • pugn

    fight

  • sequ

    follow

  • centri

    center

  • ous

    full of

  • sanct

    holy

  • phon

    sound

  • clam

    cry out

  • trans

    across

  • fort

    strong

  • per

    through

  • fid

    faith

  • non

    not

  • ego

    I

  • loqu

    talk

  • sacro

    holy

  • caco

    bad

  • tang

    touch

  • declaim

    speak rhetorcally

  • sotto voce

    in a low voice

  • translucent

    semitransparent

  • forte

    strong point

  • fortissimo

    very loudly

  • acerbity

    sharpness of temper

  • perambulate

    wander through

  • perfidy

    breach of faith

  • impugn

    attack as false

  • non sequitur

    an idea that does not follow

  • egocentric

    self-centered

  • loquacious

    talkative

  • sacrosanct

    sacred

  • cacophony

    bad noise

  • tangible

    touchable

  • par

    equal

  • non

    not

  • bas

    low

  • pysch

    soul

  • gen

    origin

  • fic

    make

  • ann

    year

  • greg

    group

  • ab

    away

  • bio

    life

  • dis

    away

  • an-

    without

  • tig

    touching

  • mal

    bad

  • equi

    equal

  • super

    over

  • post

    after

  • meta

    change

  • punct

    point

  • tract

    pull

  • ex

    out

  • jur

    swear

  • algia

    pain

  • curs

    run

  • in

    not

  • nonpareil

    something unequaled

  • malefic

    causing harm

  • contiguous

    touching

  • metempsychosis

    transmigration of souls

  • biogenesis

    theory of life from life

  • bas-relief

    low-relief sculpture

  • postprandial

    after dinner

  • equilibrist

    tightrope walker

  • punctilio

    point of conduct

  • superannuated

    obsolete

  • intractable

    stubborn

  • egregious

    blatant

  • abjure

    renounce

  • analgesic

    painkiller

  • discursive

    rambling

  • eu

    good

  • mir

    wonder

  • hagio

    saint

  • patr

    father

  • mel

    honey

  • inter

    between

  • ped

    foot

  • bell

    war

  • mal

    bad

  • xeno

    stranger

  • thanatos

    death

  • in

    not

  • graph

    write

  • auto

    self

  • flu

    flow

  • dict

    say

  • spec

    look

  • anthropo

    man

  • morph

    shape

  • phobia

    fear

  • euthanasia

    mercy killing

  • ineffable

    inexpressible

  • expedite

    hasten

  • expatiate

    to elaborate

  • hagiography

    saint's biography

  • patronize

    condescend to

  • autochthonous

    native

  • inter alia

    among other things

  • bellicose

    warlike

  • anthropomorphic

    not human but having characteristics

  • malediction

    a curse

  • xenophobia

    fear of foreigners

  • specious

    FALSE

  • vale

    farewell

  • proto

    first

  • mal

    bad

  • sarco

    flesh

  • gno

    know

  • ana

    up

  • ex

    out

  • magn

    great

  • super

    over

  • dict

    say

  • agon

    actor

  • ism

    doctrine

  • phag

    eat

  • sur

    over

  • lect

    gather

  • pos

    put

  • mort

    death

  • miss

    send

  • valediction

    farewell speech

  • protagonist

    leading person

  • maladroit

    clumsy

  • stoicism

    indifference to sensation

  • sarcophagus

    stone coffin

  • ignominious

    disgraceful

  • surrealistic

    unrealistically imaginary

  • analects

    selected writings

  • expository

    explanatory

  • exegesis

    critical interpretation

  • magnum opus

    great work

  • moribund

    dying

  • supercilious

    scornful

  • diction

    word choice

  • emissary

    messenger

  • log

    reason

  • phor

    carry

  • loco

    place

  • de

    down

  • phobia

    fear

  • schizo

    divide

  • theo

    god

  • curs

    run

  • eu

    good

  • funi

    cord

  • nym

    name

  • ize

    make

  • re

    again

  • ambul

    walk

  • ideo

    idea

  • apo

    up

  • pre

    before

  • cosmo

    universe

  • phon

    sound

  • meta

    change

  • syllogism

    three-part deduction

  • metonymy

    association name

  • anaphora

    repetition in successive phrases

  • bowdlerize

    censor prudishly

  • locus classicus

    classical example

  • reiterate

    repeat

  • desultory

    reambling

  • funambulist

    tightrope walker

  • lyssophobia

    fear of insanity

  • idée fixe

    obsession

  • schism

    division

  • apotheosis

    raising to god status

  • precursor

    forerunner

  • cosmology

    study of the universe

  • euphony

    beautiful sound

  • anthropo

    man

  • gastro

    stomach

  • auto

    self

  • contra

    against

  • viv

    life

  • helio

    sun

  • culp

    blame

  • spec

    look

  • mono

    one

  • centre

    center

  • medi

    middle

  • ambi

    both

  • ism

    doctrine

  • trans

    across

  • ex

    out

  • intro

    into

  • trop

    turn

  • lykos

    wolf

  • anthropocentric

    man-centered

  • gastronome

    a gourmet or epicure

  • autodidact

    self-taught person

  • monism

    doctrine that reality is one

  • in media res

    in the middle of things

  • lycanthrope

    werewolf

  • circumambient

    surrounding

  • transmogrify

    change form

  • reify

    treat as real

  • au contraire

    to the contrary

  • vivacious

    lively

  • circumvent

    get around

  • heliotropic

    sun-following

  • exculpate

    free from blame

  • introspective

    inward looking

  • Dict

    Say

  • Bas

    Low

  • Nihil

    Nothing

  • Muta

    Change

  • Terr

    Land

  • Cogn

    Know

  • Re

    Again

  • Super

    Over

  • de

    down

  • gram

    write

  • obit

    death

  • sequ

    follow

  • path

    feeling

  • ism

    doctrine

  • inter

    between

  • in

    in or not

  • sed

    sit

  • tort

    twist

  • anim

    mind

  • epi

    on

  • ob

    against

  • obiter dictum

    passing remark

  • obsequious

    servilely following

  • abase

    to lower

  • pathetic fallacy

    ascribing feelings to things

  • ratiocination

    methodical thinking

  • mutatis mutandis

    with necessary changes

  • interstice

    small space

  • terra incognita

    unknown land

  • sedate

    calm

  • retort

    swift reply

  • nihilism

    belief in nothing

  • supersede

    replace

  • inanimate

    lifeless

  • condescend

    lower oneself

  • epigram

    witty comment

  • thanatopsis

    view of death

  • vacuous

    stupidly empty of idea

  • lucubration

    late studying

  • ex cathedra

    from the throne

  • legerdemain

    sleight of hand

  • suspiration

    deep sigh

  • nepotism

    favoritism to relatives

  • synoptic

    general in view

  • lionize

    treat as a celebrity

  • assiduous

    persevering

  • subterfuge

    evasive dodge

  • bon vivant

    indulger in luxury

  • saturnine

    gloomy and remote

  • sedentary

    sitting

  • pusillanimous

    small-minded

  • thanatos

    death

  • opia

    sight

  • vac

    empty

  • luc

    light

  • ize

    make

  • sed

    sit

  • fug

    flee

  • pusill

    small

  • nepo

    nephew

  • viv

    life

  • spir

    breathe

  • syn

    together

  • man

    hand

  • ex

    out

  • ism

    system

  • sub

    under

  • ine

    nature of

  • anim

    mind

  • bon

    good

  • ous

    full of

  • pro

    forward

  • patr

    father

  • cred

    believe

  • ous

    full of

  • miss

    send

  • viv

    life

  • sanct

    holy

  • syn

    together

  • co

    together

  • in

    in

  • apo

    away

  • ism

    doctrine

  • mis

    bad

  • gno

    know

  • loco

    place

  • sta

    stand

  • phys

    nature

  • terr

    land

  • opia

    sight

  • loqu

    talk

  • hedon

    pleasure

  • liqu

    flow

  • prolix

    tediously wordy

  • narcissism

    self-infatuation

  • miscreant

    evil unbeliever

  • physiognomy

    facial character

  • patrician

    aristocratic

  • apostasy

    desertion of principle

  • sententious

    full of maxims

  • on the qui vive

    on the alert

  • manumission

    release from slavery

  • sanction

    authorize

  • terra firma

    firm land

  • synopsis

    summary

  • colloquy

    conversation

  • in loco parentis

    in place of parents

  • hedonism

    devotion to pleasure

  • pre

    before

  • gen

    origin

  • jur

    swear

  • sopor

    sleep

  • ped

    foot

  • lin

    line

  • tomy

    cut

  • tort

    twist

  • ob

    against

  • sesqui

    one and a half

  • nec

    kill

  • post

    after

  • son

    sound

  • demo

    people

  • inter

    between

  • cracy

    government

  • phan

    appearance

  • dicho

    in two parts

  • sui

    self

  • partheno

    virgin

  • pluto

    wealth

  • a priori

    from theory

  • a posteriori

    from observation

  • parthenogenesis

    unfertilized birth

  • assonance

    vowel repetition

  • objurgation

    rebuke

  • demotic

    of the common people

  • soporific

    sleep-inducing

  • internecine

    mutually destructive

  • sui generis

    unique

  • plutocracy

    government of wealthy

  • delineate

    to outline

  • dichotomy

    two-part division

  • epiphany

    revelation

  • tortuous

    twisting

  • mal

    bad

  • post

    after

  • port

    carry

  • dict

    say

  • omni

    all

  • lith

    rock

  • bene

    good

  • cred

    believe

  • neo

    new

  • uni

    one

  • non

    not

  • archy

    government

  • inter

    between

  • vid

    look

  • mono

    one

  • pond

    weight

  • in

    not

  • sci

    know

  • phyte

    plant

  • lat

    side

  • malpropism

    ludicrous misuse of a word

  • nonplussed

    perplexed

  • postlude

    concluding section

  • hierarchy

    ranking

  • portly

    stout

  • interdiction

    prohibition

  • vide

    see

  • omnibus

    covering many things

  • monolithic

    massive and uniform

  • imponderable

    difficult to ponder

  • benediction

    blessing

  • incredulous

    not believing

  • omniscient

    all knowing

  • neophyte

    beginner

  • unilateral

    one sided

  • hypo

    under

  • dox

    opinion

  • put

    think

  • mega

    large

  • alter

    other

  • contra

    against

  • con

    together

  • circum

    around

  • sol

    alone

  • fy

    make

  • ous

    full of

  • hetero

    different

  • pater

    father

  • ver

    TRUE

  • sangui

    blood

  • ego

    I

  • ven

    come

  • flu

    flow

  • loqu

    talk

  • moll

    soft

  • greg

    group

  • tion

    act or state

  • hypothecate

    pledge as security

  • heterodox

    unorthodox

  • putative

    thought to be

  • megaton

    force of a million tons of dynomite

  • altercation

    heated dispute

  • contravene

    go against

  • confluenece

    a flowing together

  • circumlocution

    talking in circles

  • soliloquy

    speech to oneself

  • mollify

    make soft

  • gregarious

    sociable

  • paterfamilias

    male head of family

  • aver

    affirm or declare

  • sangfroid

    cold-blooded composure

  • alter ego

    second self

  • logy

    science

  • anti

    against

  • trans

    across

  • fid

    faith

  • ize

    make

  • gyn

    woman

  • somn

    sleep

  • epist

    knowledge

  • nomy

    law

  • apo

    away

  • mis

    hatred

  • morph

    shape

  • tempor

    time

  • string

    bind

  • cogn

    know

  • ambul

    walk

  • crypt

    hidden

  • tauto

    same

  • tautology

    needless repetition

  • antinomy

    contradicting reasonable principles

  • eschatology

    theology of last things

  • opprobrium

    disgrace

  • apocryphal

    not authentic

  • transom

    window or door crossbar

  • commiserate

    sympathize

  • epistemology

    study of knowledge

  • misogynist

    hater of women

  • morphology

    study of form

  • diffident

    shy

  • cognizant

    aware

  • stringent

    binding

  • temporize

    delay

  • somnambulist

    sleepwalker

  • ine

    nature of

  • fac

    to do

  • gyn

    woman

  • ous

    full of

  • punct

    point

  • syn

    together

  • narco

    sleep

  • mono

    one

  • son

    sound

  • mal

    bad

  • monger

    seller

  • cracy

    government

  • ego

    I

  • mega

    large

  • drome

    run

  • eu

    good

  • lepsy

    attack

  • mania

    madness

  • aquiline

    eaglelike

  • malfeasance

    public misconduct

  • costermonger

    vegetable vendor

  • gynecocracy

    government of women

  • tenebrous

    dark and gloomy

  • superego

    unconscious conscience

  • expostulate

    to object earnestly

  • monograph

    paper on one subject

  • lacustrine

    of lakes

  • pungent

    sharp

  • megalomania

    delusions of greatness

  • syndrome

    complex of symptoms

  • euphemism

    pleasant name

  • dissonant

    inharmonious

  • narcolepsy

    attacks of sleep