SAT Vocabulary 10
Terms in this set (37)
Skillful or good at doing something
Showing deep knowledge or understanding; requiring deep thought; very deep or great in degree
To make known to many people; to make known publically and officially
Plain and ordinary; like prose rather than poetry
To become successful usually by making a lot of money; to develop well or become active, healthy, and strong
A set of rules that explain correct behavior; a plan for an experiment or treatment; a document that describes the details of an agreement about rules
Relating to a division of a country called a province; having a narrow or limited set of concerns and interests
To cause to happen; to make angry, violent, etc.
Showing careful and good judgement
A person or business that sells or provides something
To show fear in a way that can be clearly seen
Old-fashioned in a way that is pleasant, charming, or interesting
To meet or make ready to meet a required standard; to make words more specific or limited in meaning
To branch out from a source
Wildly out of control; spreading or growing without anything stopping
A reason, explanation, or excuse
To move back or away; to become weaker or more distant; to slope back
Giving and receiving on both sides
To argue or show clearly that something is wrong
Relating to a subject in an appropriate way
The part of something that is left over when most other parts are gone, destroyed, etc.
Far away, especially from the main part of something; very small in possibility; not close in relationship; not friendly or involved with other people
To cause to be some way; to give or present formally; to translate into another language; to melt down
To build up make complete again by filling in what was lacking
To repeat or copy exactly
To hold back or keep under control; to control by force
Left over after something has been removed or a process has completed
To give up a position in a formal way; to give up or yield
A short period of rest or relief from something difficult, troubling, etc.
To bring back to life; to bring back into use, practice, existence, etc.
To make better or like new again
To repeat sounds that bounce off a surface, like an echo; to have a continuing effect
To feel great respect and admiration
Good for one's health; providing a good or helpful effect
An official approval or permission; a penalty imposed on another country for breaking a rule, law, etc.
Very small in amount or number, especially in relation to want or need
A feeling that someone or something is not worthy of respect or approval