Root Word of the Day: IMPUTE

impute (verb) – to attribute, ascribe, or imply
BREAKDOWN: IM- (in) + PUT- (consider)
— an imputation is an attribution or charge


This word is built on the root PUT-, which means to cut or prune or to think or consider.
Common PUT- words include amputate, computer, deputy, and reputation.
More esoteric PUT- words include deputation and imputable.

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