GRE | List of words to enhance your vocabulary with alphabet ‘F’

The list of 10 most common root words with alphabet ‘F’ with their meaning and examples is as follows :

No Root Meaning Examples Meaning
1 fid faith/trust fidelity faithfulness
confident having faith in oneself
2 form shape reform to get rid of flaws/faults
nonconformist one who rebels against conventional rules & regulations
3 fort strong comfort come alongside & give strength to someone
effort requires you to bring out your strength
4 fract/frag/frang/fring break fracture result of breaking
fragile something that can easily break
frangible able to be broken
5 fus to pour diffuse spread
profuse abundant
suffuse spread over
6 faci face/form/figure efface erase from a surface
facade the principal front of a building
deface spoil the surface
7 fall deceive/err infallible errorfree
fallacy misconception
fallible errorprone
8 fam report/public opinion infamy disrepute
defame slander
defamation slander
9 fatu feeble/foolish fatuous silly / pointless
fatuity something foolish
10 fess speak/talk confess admit
profess announce/declare
confession a formal statement admitting that one is guilty of a crime

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