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The 250 Most Difficult SAT Words Set 17B

Sets B, C, and D give example sentences of the words taken from the 250 SAT Word series. Users should combine from 3 to 5 sets marked B, C, or D together - for example, 1C, 2C, 3C, and 4C - and generate multiple choice question tests to practice SAT-like questions. Sample test: http://quizlet.com/test/340629%252C341014%252C342046%252C344348&mult_choice=on&prompt-def=1&limit=40/
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protean
If you describe someone as _______________, you mean that she has the ability to continually change her nature, appearance, or behavior.
Probity
_______________ is a high standard of correct moral behavior.
primeval
You use _______________ to describe things that belong to a very early period in the history of the world.
proscribed
If something is _______________ by people in authority, the existence or the use of that thing is forbidden.
prescient
If you say that someone was _______________, you mean that she was able to know or predict what was going to happen in the future.
propitious
If something is _______________, it is likely to lead to success.
proclivity
A _______________ is a tendency to behave in a particular way or to like a particular thing, often a bad way or thing.
prosaic
Something that is _______________ is dull and uninteresting.
promulgated
If a new law is _______________ by a government or national leader, it is publicly approved or made official.
prurient
If you describe something as _______________, you mean that it shows or elicits too much interest in sexual matters.