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SAT word list 8

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Disparage
Speak badly of
Ephemeral
Short-lived; fleeting; not lasting
Altruistic
Charitable; unselfishly generous
Profusion
Lavish expenditure; overabundant condition
Expedient
Practical; quick
Fastidious
Finicky; overly critical
Astute
Perceptive; intelligent
Languish
Lose strength; lose animation; to suffer neglect
Censure
Blame; criticize; judge
Stagnant
Not moving
Mitigate
Lessen the severity of something; alleviate; mollify
Reprehensible
Shameful; bad
Engender
Create; produce
Exemplary
Outstanding; setting a great example
Amorphous
Without form; shapeless