HSPT Prep Course Vocabulary: Part 1


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The power or skill to do something
1. To receive willingly
2. To be able or designated to take or hold
3. To give admittance or approval to
4. To endure without protest or reaction
1. Free of mistakes or error
2. Able to produce results that correct: not making any mistakes
1. To say that you except or do not deny
2. To regard or describe as having or deserving a particular status
3. To recognize the rights, authority, or status
4. To express gratitude or obligation for
1. To get
2. To get as own
3. To come to have
4. To come into possession or control
A woman or girl who acts in a play, movie, etc.
1. Deserving to be admired
2. Very good
3. Deserving the highest esteem
1. To join with another person, group , etc. in order to get or give support
2. To unite or form a relation between
1. A feeling of friendship
2. Friendly relations between nations or groups
1. Having or providing enough or more than enough of what is needed
2. Quite large
3. Generous or more than adequate in size, scope, or capacity
4. Sufficient to satisfy a requirement or need
1. Showing dislike or opposition
1. To get or save for a specific use or purpose
2. To take or use especially in a way that is illegal, unfair, etc.
3. To take possession
4. To set apart or assign to a particular purpose or use
5. To make or make use of with out authority or right
1. Having or showing the insulting attitude of people who believe they are better, smarter, or more important than other people
2. Exaggerating ones importance often by an overbearing manner
3. Showing a offensive attitude of superiority
1. Not natural or real
2. Made, produced, or done to seem like something natural
3. Not happening or existing naturally
4. Created or caused by people
5. Not sincere
1. To try to do
2. To try to accomplish
3. To make an effort to do, accomplish, solve, or effect
1. A group of people who gather together to listen to something, or watch something
2. The people who attend a performance
3. A group of spectators or listens
1. Real or genuine
2. Not copied or false
3. True or accurate
4. Made to be or look like the original
1. Not graceful
2. Lacking skill
3. Difficult to use or handle
4.lacking expertness, ease, or grace
1. Disposition (tendency) to do good
2. An act of kindness
3. A generous gift
1. To confuse very much
2. To cause one to loose one's bearings
3. To perplex or confuse especially by complexity, variety, or multitude of objects or considerations
1. Dull or uninteresting
1. Very bright
2. Flashing with light
3. Very impressive or successful
4. Extremely intelligent (more than most people)
1. Something what is carried or load
2. Duty responsibility
1. Careful about avoiding danger or risk
1. To stop happening, to end, to stop doing something
1. Formal or serious
2. Suitable for ceremony
1. Moving or doing things in a very awkward way and tending to drop or break something
2. Badly/awkwardly done or made
1. The act of looking at things to see how they are different or similar
2. the act of suggesting that two or more things are similar or in the same category
1. feeling or showing concern for someone who is sick, hurt, poor, etc.
2. having or showing compassion
1.someone who is trying to win or do better than all others especially in business or sports
2. someone who is competing
1.a statement that you are unhappy or not satisfied with something
2.the act of saying or writing that you are unhappy or dissatisfied with something
3. something to be unhappy about : something that people complain about
4. expression of grief, pain, or dissatisfaction
1.to hide (something or someone) from sight
2. to keep (something) secret
1.unable to understand or think clearly
2.difficult to understand
3.not clearly organized, expressed, etc.
4. being disordered or mixed up
1. to take control of (a country, city, etc.) through the use of force
2. to defeat (someone or something) through the use of force
3. to gain control of (a problem or difficulty) through great effort
1. to think about (something or someone) carefully especially in order to make a choice or decision
2. to think about (something that is important in understanding something or in making a decision or judgment)
3. to think about (a person or a person's feelings) before you do something in order to avoid making someone upset, angry, etc.
4. to think about carefully
1. large in size, amount, or quantity
1.feeling or showing deep hatred or disapproval
2. feeling or showing contempt
1. pleased and satisfied
2. not needing more
1. a cage or small building in which chickens or other small animals are kept
1. to cause (someone or something) to become dishonest, immoral, etc.
2. to change (something) so that it is less pure or valuable
3. to change (a book, computer file, etc.) from the correct or original form
4. to change from good to bad in morals, manners, or actions
1. made to look like an exact copy of something in order to trick people
1. a sometimes offensive
2. a lame or partly disabled person or animal
3. one that is disabled or deficient in a specified manner <a social cripple>
4. something flawed or imperfect
1. used to describe people who hurt others and do not feel sorry about it
2. causing or helping to cause suffering
3. terrible and unfair
1. to move or act too slowly
1. not honest
2. making or trying to make someone believe something that is not true
1. to win a victory over (someone or something) in a war, contest, game, etc.
2. to cause (someone or something) to fail
3. to control or overcome (something)