SAT Set 5 Part 2

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Effusive

Expressing emotion without restraint

Augment

To increase in size or number

Intransigent

Uncompromising, sticking to an extreme position

Goad

To prod or urge

Inculpate

To blame, charge with a crime

Epicure

A person with refined tastes in food

Gauche

Lacking social refinement

Dearth

Shortage

Retraction

Removal; 'taking back'

Embellished

Decorated

Encompassed

Included; surrounded

Pittance

Meager amount or wage

Equanimity

Peace of mind; balance; calm

Sentient

Aware, conscious

Ilk

Type or kind

Exotic

Strange; foreign

Limpid

Clear, transparent

Finagle

Wheedle; wangle; trick

Mote

A small particle, a speck

Gratuitous

Free; unwarranted

Harrowing

Extremely distressing, terrifying

Largess

Generous giving, as of money to others who seem inferior

Intrigued

Interested and curious

Onerous

Burdensome

Languid

Lacking energy; weak

Lobby

1. To try to persuade, 2. entrance hall

Opine

To express an opinion

Stolid

Having little or showing little emotion

Resilience

Strength; ability to withstand

Monotonous

Dull; repetitive

Motley

Varied; miscellaneous

Overhaul

Renovate, to take apart in order to examine and repair if necessary

Preclude

Prevent

Wizened

Withered, shriveled, wrinkled

Purportedly

Apparently claiming

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