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Hot words for SAT I Lesson 4

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autonomy
n. independence, self-government
aversion
n. strong or fixed dislike; antipathy
belittle
v. to make something seem less important
bequeath
v. to leave money or property by a will; to pass along.
bizarre
adj. strikingly odd in appearance
blithe
adj. happy and cheerful; gay
bombastic
adj. high-sounding; marked by use of language with much real meaning.
buffoon
n. a clown; someone who amuses with tricks and jokes.
cache
n. hiding place; something hidden in a hiding place.
cacophony
n. discord; harsh sound.