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25 terms

SAT Vocab Set 2

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Range of knowledge
Kiosk
A pavilion or small open booth where things are bought or sold
Labrynth
a complicated maze or winding series of corridors
Lacerate
To rip, tear, maul, or mangle
Lackadaisical
lacking spirit or liveliness; uncaring
Macabre
grisly, gruesome; horrible, distressing; having death as a subject
Magnaminous
noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
Malaise
a vague feeling of physical discomfort or uneasiness
Malediction
a curse; a wish of evil upon another
Malevolent
wishing or appearing to wish evil to others
Nadir
the lowest point
Naive
lacking experience of life
Nascent
coming into existence; emerging
Nefarious
evil
Oblivion
the state of being disregarded or forgotten
Obsequious
fawning and servile
Obsolete
out of date
Palatable
(adj.) agreeable to the taste or one's sensibilities; suitable for consumption.
Palliate
to reduce the severity of
Pallid
abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress
Quagmire
a swamp; a difficult or inextricable situation
Rampant
unrestrained and violent
Quail
draw back, as with fear or pain
Qualm
(n.) a pang of conscience, uneasiness, misgiving, or doubt; a feeling of faintness or nausea
Rampage
v.狂暴地乱冲,n.暴怒

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