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u·nan·i·mous

unanimous

 
 
pronunciation:
yu nae nih ms
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: in complete agreement.
The group is unanimous in wanting a new leader.
definition 2: showing, based on, or characterized by complete agreement.
Hal was elected treasurer by a unanimous vote.
derivations: unanimously (adv.), unanimity (n.), unanimousness (n.)
Word History
Unanimous comes from unanimus, a Latin word that means "of one mind."
Word Parts  About this feature
The word unanimous contains the following parts:
anim Latin root that means mind, spirit, life
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-ous, -ious Latin adjective-forming suffix that means full of, characterized by
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The suffix "-ous , -ious " attaches to Latin, Greek, and native English roots