SAT 乱序版

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SAT 乱序版1

evict

expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process

exhale

expel air, breathe out

affinity

a natural attraction or feeling of kinship

inalterable

not capable of being changed or altered

debase

corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance

retrospect

look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events, etc.)

acclimate

to adapt to a new climate, environment, or situation

begrudge

envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.

calamity

disaster

altruistic

(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others

robust

rough and crude,, strong and healthy

banal

common, ordinary,, repeated too often

treacherous

not to be trusted

entangle

twist together or entwine into a confusing mass

ensure

make certain of

junction

the place where two or more things come together

empower

give or delegate power or authority to

dissuade

to persuade not to do something

instruct

give instructions or directions for some task

naive

lacking sophistication

latent

potentially existing but not presently evident or realized

decrepit

old and feeble; worn-out, ruined

verift

prove

summon

ask to come

wistful

yearning; sadly longing

denote

be a sign or indication of

buoyant

capable of floating; cheerful

consummate

perfect and complete in every respect

endurance

the power to withstand hardship or stress

irate

feeling or showing extreme anger

commute

exchange a penalty for a less severe one

residential

used or designed for residence or limited to residences

descry

catch sight of

beguile

to deceive, to mislead, to persuade with charm

commentary

a written explanation or criticism or illustration that is added to a book or other textual material

pacify

to calm down

eligible

qualified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen

untimely

uncommonly early or before the expected time

chagrin

strong feelings of embarrassment

flexible

bending and snapping back readily without breaking

triumph

a successful ending of a struggle or contest

oppressive

weighing heavily on the senses or spirit

prescript

prescribed guide for conduct or action

benign

pleasant and beneficial in nature or influence

bombast

pompous or pretentious talk or writing

greedy

wanting to eat or drink more than one can reasonably consume

menace

a threat or the act of threatening

fabricate

make up something artificial or untrue

unbecoming

unattractive; improper

probe

an investigation conducted using a probe instrument

despondent

Depressed from loss of hope or confidence; utterly discouraged

penalty

the act of punishing

causal

implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality

blaze

burn brightly and intensely

blase

tired of pleasures; bored

bleak

unpleasantly cold and damp

surmise

a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence

depraved

marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral principles

indistinct

not clearly defined or easy to perceive or understand

maneuver

an action aimed at evading an opponent

withhold

refuse to give; hold back

genesis

the first book of the Old Testament: tells of creation, beginning; origin

revoke

annul by recalling or rescinding

deficit

the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required

controversy

dispute; debate; quarrel

sheer

very steep (cliff); absolute (feeling); semi-transparent (cloth)

ascribe

To assign or refer to, attribute

variation

n. a change in form, position, or condition

defraud

to deprive of something dishonestly

uproot

pull up by or as if by the roots

prelude

serve as a prelude or opening to

usage

accepted or habitual practice

compressible

capable of being compressed or made more compact

confrontation

discord resulting from a clash of ideas or opinions

redeem

to buy back, make amends

bucolic

used of idealized country life, relating to shepherds or herdsmen or devoted to raising sheep or cattle

entity

anything having existence, either physical or mystical

accost

approach with an offer of sexual favors, to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging or aggressive way

dialect

the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people

desultory

marked by lack of definite plan or regularity or purpose, jumping from one thing to another; disconnected

persevere

be persistent, refuse to stop

perplexing

confusing

persuade

to convince

straightforward

pointed directly ahead

coincidence

the temporal property of two things happening at the same time

hypothesis

a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence

defiant

openly or boldly resisting authority, challenging authority

shrinkage

process or result of becoming less or smaller,the act of stealing goods that are on display in a store.

reputed

putative, reputable, supposed

guarantee

promise to do or accomplish

barrel

a cylindrical container that holds liquids

allude

to refer to casually or indirectly

apprehensive

mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger etc

discredit

cause to be distrusted or disbelieved

discourse

talk or hold forth formally about a topic

discourteous

showing no courtesy

emanate

to come forth; to send forth

purposeful

serving as or indicating the existence of a purpose or goal

obstruct

to hinder; to block; to get in the way of

qualified

legally qualified

blighted

ruined; destroyed; withered

pontifical

adj.自以为是的,武断的, adj.罗马教皇的, 主教的, 大祭司的 n.主教祭服及徽章, 主教仪典书

covetous

greedy, desiring something owned by another

fiddle

n.欺诈;小提琴 vt.篡改 vi.拨弄;胡混

roam

wander, v.漫游,闲逛,徜徉n.漫步,漫游

crabbed

adj.乖戾的, 易怒的, 难懂的, 潦草的

missile

rocket carrying passengers or instruments or a warhead

jade

n.疲惫的老马;玉,翡翠

edible

suitable or safe for eating

comprehensible

able to be grasped mentally; understandable

acquittal

a judgment of not guilty

destitution

a state without friends or money or prospects

inclusive

including much or everything

fictitious

formed or conceived by the imagination

berate

censure severely or angrily

negligible

so small as to be meaningless

chilly

uncomfortably cool, very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency

adept

having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude

inert

unable to act or move; inactive; sluggish

soluble

capable of being dissolved.

bravado

False bravery; a boastful display of courage

apotheosis

elevation to divine status; the perfect example of something

dignify

to make noble or proper

embody

represent or express something abstract in tangible form

maritime

bordering on or living or characteristic of those near the sea

apparition

(n.) a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual appearance

impede

hinder, obstruct, slow down the process of

casualty

a person killed or injured in a war or accident

participate

to take part in

trifle

a detail that is considered insignificant

egoism

attempting to get personal recognition for yourself (especially by unacceptable means)

recessive

genetic trait that is not expressed when the contrasting form of the trait is present

accede

to agree or express agreement

uphold

stand up for

expect

be pregnant with

immune

secure against

aggrandize

(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or intensify; to make appear greater

habitude

Customary relation or association.

hazard

a source of danger

arboretum

a facility where trees and shrubs are cultivated for exhibition

ludicrous

completely devoid of wisdom or good sense

amend

to make better

meditate

to think about deeply and quietly, reflect upon; to plan, intend

submerge

fill or cover completely, usually with water

adjuration

a solemn and earnest appeal to someone to do something

alimentary

of or providing nourishment

dissimilar

not like

renovate

give new life or energy to, make brighter and prettier

obscurity

the quality of being unclear or abstruse and hard to understand

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