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19 terms

SAT Vocab 1

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didactic
instructive
euphemism
a mild, indirect, or vague term substituting for a harsh, blunt, or offensive term
loquacious
talkative (no negative connotation)
lucid
easily understood; clear
rhetoric
the art of using language effectively and persuasively
acumen
quickness, accuracy, and keenness of judgment or insight
adroit
dexterous; deft; skilled, adept
circumspect
careful; prudent; discreet; proper, decorous
perspicacious
shrewd; clear-sighted; insightful
pragmatic
practical
prolific
very productive; producing great quantities
convoluted
intricate; complex
inscrutable
difficult to fathom or understand; impenetrable
autonomy
independence; self-determination
idiosyncrasy
characteristic peculiar to an individual or group
arcane
rare; known or understood by only a few
abstruse
rare; difficult to understand
esoteric
rare; intended for or understood by only a few
perspicacity
insight