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Discussion in 'Linguistics' started by Captain Kremmen, Aug 16, 2007.

  1. river Valued Senior Member

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    un·e·quiv·o·cal
    ˌənəˈkwivək(ə)l/
    adjective
    1. leaving no doubt; unambiguous.
      "an unequivocal answer
     
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  3. Fraggle Rocker Staff Member

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    "Equivocal" comes from Latin "equi-" and "voc-" meaning "the same voice." In other words: something that can legitimately be interpreted in two opposite ways.
     
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  5. wegs Matter & Pixie Dust Valued Senior Member

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    Tempestuous - characterized by conflicting, strong emotions; stormy

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  7. mmatt9876 Registered Member

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    Onomatopoeia: Noun: The naming of a thing or action by a vocal imitation of the sound associated with it.
     

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