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SAT words

ponderous

slow and clumsy because of great weight

discomfiture

frustration, disappointment

wallow

roll around in mud or water

beseech

ask urgently; beg

chasten

to correct; reprimand; shame into correct behaviour

pugnacious

quick to argue or fight

promontory

high point of land projecting into a body of water

commiserate

express sympathy for

ostentaciously

in a showy or vulgar manner

lavish

fancy; luxurious

cur

aggressive, undesirable dog

usurper

one who seizes power by force

paunch

large or protruding stomach

swagger

walk arrogantly

temporize

avoid making a decision to gain time

sullen

sulky ; gloomy

transfiguration

change in form or apperance

languish

to grow weak or feeble

phosphorecent

glowing ; emitting light

transcent

lasting only a short time

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