20 terms

SAT Vocabulary (141-160)

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Apathetic
feeling little emotion
Capricious
impulsive and unpredictable
Equivocal
ambiguous, often intended to confuse
Erratic
inconsistent
Vacillate
to sway from one side to the other
Sporadic
occurring at irregular intervals
Impetus
impulse, stimulus
Impetuous
impulsive and passionate
Whimsical
erratic, unpredictable
Flag (v.)
to decline in strength
Jaded
been there, done that; not impressed
Ingenuous
lacking in sophistication; straightforward
Subterfuge
deceptive strategy
Surreptitious
sneaky
Dearth
a lack or shortage
Modicum
small or token amount
Paucity
scarcity
Squander
to spend wastefully
Temperate
moderate
Tenuous
having little substance or strength