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10th grade SAT vocabulary

I didn't have my dictionary so while these definitions are correct they are likely not the best as I just kinda made them up... so yeah
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abet
to help especially in wrong doing
Insipid
Bland, lacking in taste or interest
Meticulous
Paying special attention to small details
Libation
An alcoholic drink
Motley
Colorful; assorted of many different things
Ignominy
disgrace or dishonor
Castigate
to throw overboard
Banter
boyish play
Avarice
Greedy
Bastion
A fortification or safe holding place of something
Irascible
Easily angered
Furtive
Sly
Appease
Satisfactory or pleasing
Argot
The way a certain group of people talk
Expunge
To erase
Rancor
Bitter
Extol
To praise highly
Clement
Merciful
Jaunty
having or expressing a lively, cheerful, and self-confident manner
Ostensible
Outwardly appearing as such
Nuance
A slight difference
Enigma
A strange/inexplicable occurrence
Apathy
Lack of interest
Credence
Something which makes a belief plausible
Dilettante
a person who takes up an art, activity, or subject merely for amusement
Demure
Shy or reserved
Abate
to reduce in amount, degree, or intensity
Erudite
Learned or scholarly
Culmination
the highest or climactic point of something