TITLE

The EX-Files

AUTHOR(S)
Dignan, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Literary Cavalcade;Jan2005, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information related to words of Latin origin published in the January 2005 issue of "Literary Cavalcade." Few of the listed words are: "Exacerbate" which means to make worse; "Exculpate" means to clear of alleged guilt or blame; "Exhume" means to remove from grave; "Exorbitant" means excessive or extravagant; "Expunge" means to erase or cross out; "Extricate" means to release or free from difficulty or entanglement; "Extortion" means the act of getting something (especially money or property) through force, threats, or abuse of power.
ACCESSION #
15475693

 

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