SAT Words Unit 9

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aplomb

a handling of something with confidence and composure; self assurance

Byzantine

complicated, devious

chicanery

unethical methods, trickery

circuitous

indirect, roundabout

concerted

in agreement; performed in unison

discord

lack of agreement, tension, strife

entrench

to fix firmly; to encroach

forte

a strong point of a person; that in which one excels

moratorium

a suspension of activity

mundane

ordinary, commonplace

ominous

threatening

periphery

the edge; the relatively minor, irrelevant, or superficial aspects of the subject in question

poignant

piercing, incisive, and keen

sophomoric

immature and poorly informed

soporific

something that tends to cause sleep and to dull awareness or alertness

stark

harsh, grim, or desolate; extremely simple or severe

sunder

to break or to pull apart; to become parted or disunited

synthetic

made by humans; not real or genuine

transgression

violation of a law or command; sin

unkempt

disheveled in appearance

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