SAT vocab Wk8 Full Set

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inevitable

unavoidable; certain to occur

inexorable

unyielding; relentless

infallible

not capable of error or misjudgement

infuse

meddlesome; intrusive; impertinent

infusion

the introduction or conveyance of some quality

ingenious

extremely resourceful; inventivel; brilliant

inherent

part of the essence; intrinsic; native

inhibit

stifle; prevent; forbid; restrain

inimical

in opposition; hostile; adverse

inimitable

incapable of being copied; without peer

iniquity

wrongful behavior; wickedness

injunction

statement that forbids something; prohibition

inkling

a vague notion; a slight bit of knowledge; hint

innuendo

unspoken accusation; hint; gossip

inopportune

at a bad time; inconvenient

inquisitive

tending to ask questions, or examine; curious

insatiable

incapable of being satisfed; unquenchable

insensible

lacking awareness or feeling

insentient

lacking consciousness; unthinking

insidious

to state indirectly; suggest; hint

insinuate

to state indirectly; suggest; hint

insouciant

lacking concern; unbothered

instigate

to provoke; urge; incite

insular

narrowly-focused; insulated

insurgent

person who vocally opposes civil authority

insurrection

active rebellion against authority

integrity

displaying an adherence to some code of behavior

intemperance

lack of moderation or control; excess

interdict

to prohibit or forbid, sometimes with force

interim

the time between; meanwhile

interlocutor

person involved in conversation

interminable

endless, or seemingly so

intransigent

stubborn: uncompromising

intrepid

seemingly without fear; courageous

introspection

self-examination; looking within

inundate

to flood; submerge; overwhelm

inure

become accustomed to; disciplined

invalid

without foundation or legality; unacceptable

invective

harsh words; verbal abuse

inveigh

to protest bitterly

inveterate

stubborn; persistent; chronic

invidious

destructive; hateful

invincible

impossible to defeat, subdue, or overcome

inviolable

incapable of being infringed; incorruptible

irate

extremely angry; wrathful

ire

extreme anger

iridescent

shining with many colors; glittering

irksome

irritating; annoying; tedious

irrevocable

incapable of being reversed or undone

itinerant

frequently going from one place to another

itinerary

a plan or record of a trip; route

jovial

full of good humor; joyful; merry

jubilation

visible expression of extreme joy; celebration

jurisprudence

body of law; history of a judicial system

juvenile

pertaining to children; immature

labrinthine

complex; confusing

labyrinth

a collection of interconnected passageways; maze

laceration

rough and jagged wound or piercing

lachrymose

mournful; teary

lackadaisical

lacking spirit or energy

languid

lacking energy or spirit; exhausted; lethargic

larceny

any act of illegally taking another's property

largess

gift or gratuity, usually given by a person of superior wealth or position

lassitude

idleness caused by either fatigue or lack of desire

laudatory

praising; worshipping

lavish

to bestow in great abundance, sometimes wastefully

lenient

merciful; forgiviing

lethargy

fatigue; chronic lack of energy

levee

an embankment or wall designed to control floodwater

libel

to defame another person, usually in print, without justification

licentious

lack of regard for morals or accepted behavior

lien

a charge placed on personal property in order to satisfy a debt

lieu

stead; substitute

limpid

clear; free of cloudiness; simple; peaceful

lithe

agile; graceful; flexible

longevity

a long time, usually reffering to a life

luminary

a successful person; or, a source or light

luminous

radiating bright light; shining; glowing

lurid

causing horror; hideoud; ghastly

lustrous

shining; brilliant; radiant

maladroit

lacking grace or dexterity; clumsy; awkward

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