15 terms


SAT/ACT Daily Vocabulary List for June 20
aggrieve (v.)
To give grief or sorrow to
bereave (v.)
To make desolate with loneliness and grief
conflagration (n.)
A great fire, as of many buildings, a forest, or the like
deterrent (adj.)
Hindering from action through fear
epiphany (n.)
Any appearance or bodily manifestation of a deity
genealogy (n.)
A list, in the order of succession, of ancestors and their descendants
indigent (adj.)
leviathan (n.)
Any large animal, as a whale
Narcissus (n.)
The son of the Athenian river-god Cephisus, fabled to have fallen in love with his reflection
pediatrics (n.)
The department of medical science that relates to the treatment of diseases of childhood
adamant (adj)
forceful, extremely stubborn
robust (adj.)
Characterized by great strength or power of endurance
sycophant (n.)
A servile flatterer, especially of those in authority or influence
vindicatory (adj.)
Punitive (adj.)
inflicting punishment