VERT words

Words with the VERT root, which means "turn"
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  1. vertebra
    one of the bony segments of the spinal column
  2. vertebral
    of or relating to or constituting vertebrae
  3. vertebrate
    animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton
  4. accessory vertebral vein
    a vein that accompanies the vertebral vein but passes through the foramen of the transverse process of the 7th cervical vertebra and empties into the brachiocephalic vein
  5. advertence
    the process of being heedful
  6. advert
    a public promotion of some product or service
  7. advertent
    giving attention
  8. advertency
    the process of being heedful
  9. adversary
    someone who offers opposition
  10. adverse
    in an opposing direction
  11. adversity
    a state of misfortune or affliction
  12. advertisement
    a public promotion of some product or service
  13. anniversary
    the date on which an event occurred in some previous year
  14. averse
    strongly opposed
  15. controversy
    a dispute where there is strong disagreement
  16. conversation
    the use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas
  17. convert
    change the nature, purpose, or function of something
  18. diverse
    distinctly dissimilar or unlike
  19. diversified
    having variety of character or form or components
  20. divert
    turn aside; turn away from
  21. extrovert
    a person directed toward others as opposed to the self
  22. introvert
    a person who tends to shrink from social contacts
  23. inverse
    turned backward in order or nature or effect
  24. invert
    turn inside out or upside down
  25. reverse
    change to the contrary
  26. revert
    go back to a previous state
  27. traverse
    travel across or pass over
  28. subvert
    destroy completely
  29. universal
    applicable to or common to all members of a group or set
  30. universe
    everything that exists anywhere
  31. university
    an institution of higher learning that grants degrees
  32. version
    something a little different from others of the same type
  33. versatility
    having a wide variety of skills
  34. verse
    a piece of poetry
  35. Perseus
    (Greek mythology) the son of Zeus who slew Medusa (with the help of Athena and Hermes) and rescued Andromeda from a sea monster
  36. vertebrate
    animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton
  37. vertical
    at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line
  38. impoverish
    make poor
  39. avert
    turn away or aside
  40. conversant
    well informed about or knowing thoroughly
  41. inadvertently
    without knowledge or intention
  42. incontrovertible
    impossible to deny or disprove
  43. obverse
    the more conspicuous of two alternatives or cases or sides
  44. perverse
    deviating from what is considered moral or right or proper
  45. pervert
    corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
  46. reversion
    returning to a former state
  47. subversion
    the act of overthrowing or destroying, as a government
  48. versification
    the art or practice of writing literature in metrical form
  49. vers libre
    unrhymed verse without a consistent metrical pattern
  50. vertex
    the highest point of something
  51. vertigo
    a reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall
  52. vertex
    the highest point of something
  53. animadvert
    express blame or censure or make a harshly critical remark
  54. convert
    change the nature, purpose, or function of something
  55. divert
    turn aside; turn away from
  56. extravert
    (psychology) a person concerned more with practical realities than with inner thoughts and feelings
  57. overt
    open and observable; not secret or hidden
  58. subvert
    destroy completely
  59. revert
    go back to a previous state
  60. vertical
    at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line
  61. verticil
    a whorl of leaves growing around a stem
  62. vertigo
    a reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall
  63. vertu
    love of or taste for fine objects of art

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