16 terms

SAT Word List 31

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mnemonic
pertaining to memory
modulate
tone down in intensity; regulate; change from one key to another
monochromatic
having only one color
moratorium
legal delay of payment
mores
conventious; moral standards; customs
mote
small spec
motley
multi-colored; mied
mottled
blotched in coloring; spotted
multifarious
varied; greatly diversified
munificent
very generous
mutability
able to change in form; fickleness
nadir
lowest point
naivete
quality of bewing unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gullibility
narcissist
conceited person; someone in love with his own image
nascent
incipient; coming into being
natty
neatly or smartly dressed