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Word Roots . Miss, mitt. ddd. Prefixes. Suffixes. c ommissioner, n. A person sent to meet with others to plan and make official decisions. The baseball commissioner decided to suspend the players for 10 games. s mite, v. To send a sharp blow; to strike.

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Word roots

Word Roots

Miss, mitt


Word roots

ddd


Prefixes

Prefixes


Suffixes

Suffixes


C ommissioner n

commissioner, n

  • A person sent to meet with others to plan and make official decisions

The baseball commissioner decided to suspend the players for 10 games.


S mite v

smite, v.

  • To send a sharp blow; to strike

He vowed that he would smite his enemy.


T ransmit v

transmit, v.

  • To send from one person or place to another

The technology allows data to be transmitted by cellular phones.


A dmissible adj

admissible, adj.

  • Able to be sent as truthful evidence

The judge decided that the confession was admissible in court.


M issive n

missive, n.

  • A message sent through the mail

The two old friends like to fire off missives filled with good-natured teasing and mock insults.


S ubmissive adj

submissive, adj.

  • Yielding; obedient

The class was submissiveto their teacher’s demands.


P ermit v

permit, v.

  • To allow; to authorize

Mrs. Gigantino permitted herself one more cookie after lunch on Friday.


Missionary n

missionary, n.

  • A person sent for a special task, usually religious

John Paton was a great pioneer missionary who devoted himself to sharing the gospel with the cannibals of the New Hebrides in the pacific.


M issile n

missile, n.

  • A rocket or weapon sent through the air

A propeller-driven underwater missile is called a torpedo.


R emittance n

remittance, n.

  • Money sent in payment

The young college student always mails in her remittance late, so she usually gets charged a late fee on her phone bill.


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