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TOEFL 100 voca 3-1

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ambush
待ち伏せて急襲する
The president has been ambushed by supporters of apatheid
bountiful
豊富な
物惜しみしない
What a bountiful land we live in!
inhale
吸い込む
You should not inhale the toxic gas released during the experiment
crane
クレーン
(鳥の)ツル
inflame
(情熱などを)かきたてる
燃え上がらせる
The price increase inflamed tempers among the farmers
inflammation
inflammable
meager
乏しい
貧弱な
Please accept our meager but heartfelt gift
alternative
代替の
代わりの
どちらか一つ(n)
The company has alternative investment plans
tripe
くだらないもの
prawn
クルマエビ
cf:shrimp 小エビ
offset
相殺する
相殺するもの
His achievements were offset by his failures
offset-offset-offset
tan
日焼けした色
日焼けさせる
日焼けした
temperate
穏やかな
His temperate way of speaking calmed down the angry group of people
temperate zone
hardy
(動植物が)耐寒性の
頑丈な
If you don't enjoy gardening, plant your yard with hardy plants
attorney
代理人
弁護士
placate
なだめる
和らげる
The president tried hard to placate his opponents
soothe
appease
sea anemone
イソギンチャク
homogeneous
均質の
同質の
Geographic isolation has kept the culture here homogeneous
cf: heterogeneous
unprecedented
先例のない
They were surprised at the poor government response to the unprecedented disaster
inundate
(通常受け身で)殺到する
水浸しにする
The TV station was inundated with sounds of protest
overflow
flood
taint
(通常受け身で)傷つける
汚す
The reputation of the President was tainted by the scandal
strain
引っ張る
種族
He strained at the rope with all his strength
blackout
停電
消灯
stimulant
刺激物
mercantile
商業の
商人の
Mercantile prosperity was an impetus for the Industrial Revolution
built-in
作り付けの
Our new house has built-in closets in all the bedrooms
strand
立ち往生させる
(船を)座礁させる
要素
より糸
The ship was stranded due to a broken screw propellar
arsenal
兵器庫
兵器工場
insolvent
破産した
The company became insolvent
bankrupt
cf: solvent
decree
法令
布告する
命令する
impetus
起動力
はずみ
momentum
precipitate
引き起こす
雨になる
The small conflict precipitated a major war
intricate
複雑な
His hobby is designing intricate mazes
complex
tangled
admonish
忠告する
The teacher must admonish the students to be more serious
loquacious
おしゃべりの
話好きな
They were so loquacious that the librarian asked them to leave
conviction
確信
有罪判決
convince:確信させる
convict:有罪を宣告する
amity
友好
親善
friendship
astronomical
(数量などが)膨大な
天文学の
Astronomical numbers of insects attacked the crops
attrition
(人員などの)自然減
摩滅
attrition rate 摩耗率
platypus
カモノハシ
duckbill
diffuse
散らす
拡散する
diffusion
Management diffused the strike by offering a pay increase
intrinsically
本質的に
本来
The nature of the human being is intrinsically virtuous
attest
証明する
立証する
証拠となる
You should attest that the lab procedure was properly managed
sanitation
衛生設備
公衆衛生
sanitary:衛生の
fiscal
財政の
会計の
The fiscal policy of the new government failed
markedly
著しく
Since World WarⅡ, the living standard in Japan has improved markedly
overtime
時間外労働
時間外の
pasture
牧草地
plaintiff
原告
告訴人
defendant:被告
ail
患う
苦しめる
He has been ailing for a long time
posture
姿勢
状況
magnitude
大きさ
重要性
震度
devoid
を欠いている
He is not popular in his class because he is devoid of humor
celebrated
有名な
Professor Amartya Sen, who has shed light on the causes of famine, is a celebrated Nobel Prize winner in economics
famous,renowned
celebrity:著名人
paralysis
麻痺
停滞
paralyze
infantile paralysis:小児麻痺
reputed
という評判の
とうわさされている
He is reputed to be an accomplished actor of tragic plays

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