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mal
malapropism
bad
ludicrous misuse of a word
post
postlude
after
concluding section
port
portly
carry
stout
dict
benediction
say
blessing
omni
omnibus
all
covering many things
lith
monolithic
rock
massive and uniform
bene
benediction
good
blessing
cred
incredulous
believe
not believing
neo
neophyte
new
beginner
uni
unilateral
one
one-sided
non
nonplussed
not
perplexed
archy
hierarchy
government
ranking
inter
interdiction
between
prohibition
vid
vide
look
see
mono
monolithic
one
massive and uniform
pond
imponderable
weight
difficult to ponder
in
incredulous
in/not
not believing
sci
omniscient
know
all-knowing
phyte
neophyte
plant
beginner
lat
unilateral
side
one-sided
hypo
hypothecate
under
pledge as security
dox
heterodox
opinion
unorthodox
put
putative
think
thought-to-be
mega
megaton
large
force of a million tons of dynamite
alter
altercation
other
a heated dispute
contra
contravene
against
go against
con
confluence
together
a flowing together
circum
circumlocute
around
talking in circles
sol
soliloquy
alone
speech to oneself
fy
mollify
make
make soft
ous
gregarious
full of
sociable
hetero
heterodox
different
unorthodox
pater
paterfamilias
father
male head of family
ver
aver
true
affirm or declare
sangui
sangfroid
blood
cold-blooded composure
ego
alter ego
I
second self
ven
contravene
come
go against
flu
confluence
flow
a flowing together
loqu
circumlocution
talk
talking in circles
moll
mollify
soft
make soft
greg
gregarious
group
sociable
tion
altercation
act or state
a heated dispute
de
declaim
down
speak rhetorically
voc
sotto voce
voice
in a low voice
luc
translucent
light
semitransparent
acr
acerbity
sharp
sharpness of tember
ambul
perambulate
walk
wander through
pugn
impugn
fight
attack as false
sequ
non sequitur
follow
an idea that does not follow
centri
egocentric
center
self-centered
ous
loquacious
full of
talkative
sanct
sacrosanct
holy
sacred
phon
cacophony
sound
bad noise
claim
declaim
cry out
speak rhetorically
trans
translucent
across
semitransparent
fort
forte, fortissimo
strong
strong point, very loudly
per
perambulate
through
wander through
fid
perfidy
faith
breach of faith
non
non sequitur
not
an idea that does not follow
ego
egocentric
I
self-centered
loqu
loquacious
talk
talkative
sacro
sacrosanct
holy
sacred
caco
cacophony
bad
bad noise
tang
tangible
touch
touchable
dict
obiter dictum
say
passing remark
bas
abase
low
to lower
nihil
nihilism
nothing
belief in nothing
muta
mutatis mutandis
change
with necessary changes
terr
terra incognita
land
unknown land
cogn
terra incognita
know
unknown land
re
retort
again
swift reply
super
supersede
over
replace
gram
epigram
writing
witty comment
obit
obiter dictum
death
passing remark
sequ
obsequious
follow
servilely following
path
pathetic fallacy
feeling
ascribing feelings to things
ism
nihilism
doctrine
belief in nothing
inter
interstice
between
small space
in
inanimate
in or not
lifeless
sed
sedate
sit
calm
tort
retort
twist
swift reply
anim
inanimate
mind
lifeless
epi
epigram
on
witty comment
ob
obsequious
against
servilely following
anthropo
lycanthrope
man
werewolf
gastro
gastronome
stomach
a gourmet or epicure
auto
autodidact
self
self-taught person
contra
au contraire
against
to the contrary
viv
vivacious
life
lively
helio
heliotropic
sun
sun-following
culp
exculpate
blame
free from blame
spec
introspective
look
inward looking
mono
monism
one
doctrine that reality is one
centri
anthropocentric
center
man-centered
medi
in medias res
middle
in the middle of things
ambi
circumambient
both
surrounding
ism
monism
doctrine
doctrine that reality is one
trans
transmogrify
across
change form
ex
exculpate
out
free from blame
intro
introspective
between
inward looking
trop
heliotropic
turn
sun-following
lykos
lycanthrope
wolf
werewolf
pre
a priori
before
from theory
gen
parthenogenesis
origin
unfertilized birth
jur
objurgation
swear
rebuke
sopor
soporific
sleep
sleep-inducing
ped
sesquipedalian
foot
very long words
lin
delineate
line
to outline
tomy
dichotomy
cut
two-part division
tort
tortuous
twist
twisting
ob
objurgation
against
rebuke
sesqui
sesquipedalian
onoe and a half
very long words
nec
internecine
kill
mutually destructive
post
a posteriori
after
from observation
son
assonance
sound
vowel repetition
demo
demotic
people
of the common people
inter
internecine
between
mutually destructive
cracy
plutocracy
government
government of wealthy
phan
epiphany
appearance
revelation
dicho
dichotomy
in two parts
two-part division
sui
sui generis
self
unique
pluto
plutocracy
wealthy
government of wealthy
thanatos
thanatopsis
death
view of death
opio
thanatopsis
sight
view of death
vac
vacuous
empty
stupidly empty of ideas
luc
lucubration
light
late studying
ize
lionize
make
treat as a celebrity
sed
assiduous, sedentary
sit
persevering, sitting
fug
subterfuge
flee
evasive dodge
pusill
pusillanimous
small
small-minded
nepo
nepotism
nephew
favoritism to relatives
viv
bon vivant
life
indulger in luxury
spir
suspiration
breathe
deep sigh
syn
synoptic
together
general in view
man
legerdemain
hand
sleight of hand
ex
ex cathedra
out
from the throne
ism
nepotism
system
favoritism to relatives
sub
subterfuge
under
evasive dodge
ine
saturnine
nature of
gloomy and remote
anim
pusillanimous
mind
small-minded
bon
bon vivant
good
indulger in luxury
ous
vacuous
full of
stupidly empty of ideas
log
syllogism
reason
three-part deduction
phor
anaphora
carry
repetition in successive phrases
loco
locus classicus
place
classical example
de
desultory
down
rambling
phobia
lyssophobia
fear
fear of insanity
schizo
schism
divide
division
theo
apotheosis
god
raising to god status
curs
precursor
run
forerunner
eu
euphony
good
beautiful sound
funi
funambulist
cord
tightrope walker
nym
metonymy
name
association name
ize
bowderlize
make
censor prudishly
re
reiterate
again
repeat
ambul
funambulist
walk
tightrope walker
ideo
idee fixe
idea
obsession
apo
apotheosis
up
raising to god status
pre
precursor
before
forerunner
cosmo
cosmology
universe
study of the universe
phon
euphony
sound
beautiful sound
meta
metonymy
change
association name
pro
prolix
forward
tediously wordy
patr
patrician
father
aristocratic
cred
miscreant
believe
evil unbeliever
ous
sententious
full of
full of maxims
miss
manumissiou
send
release from slavery
viv
the qui vive
life
on the alert
sanct
sanction
holy
authorize
syn
synopsis
together
summary
co
colloquy
together
conversation
in
in loco parentis
in/not
in place of the parents
apo
apostasy
away
desertion of principle
ism
narcissism
doctrine
self-infatuation
mis
miscreant
bad
evil unbeliever
gno
physiognomy
know
facial character
loco
in loco parentis
place
in place of the parents
sta
apostasy
stand
desertion of principle
phys
physiognomy
nature
facial character
terr
terra firma
land
firm land
opia
synopsis
sight
summary
loqu
colloquy
talk
conversation
hedon
hedonism
pleasure
devotion to pleasure
liqu
prolix
flow
tediously wordy
vale
valediction
farewell
farewell speech
proto
protagonist
first
leading person
mal
maladroit
bad
clumsy
sarco
sarcophagus
flesh
stone coffin
gno
ignominious
know
disgraceful
ana
analect
up
selected writings
ex
expository, exegesis
out
explanatory, critical interpretation
magn
magnum opus
great
great work
super
supercilious
over
scornful
dict
valediction
say
farewell speech
agon
protagonist
actor
leading character
ism
stoicism
doctrine
indifference to sensation
phag
sarcophagus
eat
stone coffin
sur
surreaistic
over
unrealistically imaginary
lect
analect
gather
selected writings
pos
expository
put
explanatory
mort
moribound
death
dying
miss
emissary
send
messenger
eu
euthanasia
good
mercy killing
mir
mirabile dictu
wonder
wonderful to say
hagio
hagiography
saint
saint's biography
patr
patronize
father
condescend to
mel
mellifluous
honey
honeyed
inter
inter alia
between
among other things
ped
expedite
foot
hasten
bell
bellicose
war
warlike
mal
malediction
bad
a curses
xeno
xenophobia
stranger
fear of foreigners
thanatos
euthanasia
death
mercy killing
in
ineffable
in/not
inexpressible
graph
hagiography
write
saint's biography
auto
autochthonous
self
native
flu
mellifluous
flow
honeyed
dict
mirabile dictu
say
wonderful to say
spec
specious
look
false
anthropo
anthropomorphic
man
man-shaped
morph
anthropomorphic
shape
man-shaped
phobia
xenophobia
fear
fear of foreigners
par
nonpareil
equal
something unequaled
non
nonpareil
not
something unequaled
bas
bas-relief
low
low-relief sculpture
psych
metempsychosis
soul
transmigration of souls
gen
biogenesis
origin
theory of life from life
fic
malefic
make
causing harm
ann
superannuated
year
obsolete
greg
egregious
group
blatant
ab
abjure
away
renounce
bio
biogenesis
life
theory of life from life
dis
discursive
away
rambling
an
analgesic
without
painkiller
tig
contiguous
touching
touching
mal
malefic
bad
causing harm
equi
equilibrist
equal
tightrope walker
super
superannuated
over
obsolete
post
postprandial
after
after dinner
meta
metempsychosis
change
transmigration of souls
punct
punctilio
point
point of conduct
tract
intractable
pull
stubborn
ex
egregious
out
blatant
jur
abjure
swear
renounce
algia
analgesic
pain
painkiller
curs
discursive
run
rambling
in
intractable
in/not
stubborn

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