Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 4 - Lesson Five

STUDY
PLAY
consternation
alarming dismay or concern
anomaly
a deviation from the norm; an odd or peculiar occurrence
vitriolic
harsh in tone; bitterly critical
preamble
a preliminary statement; an introduction
coterie
a small group of people who share interests and meet frequently
expiate
to make amends for
compendium
a list or collection of items
comprise
to include or consist of; contain
eidetic
pertaining to extraordinarily detailed and vivid recall
innocuous
harmless
foist
to pass off as genuine or valuable
plethora
an overabundance; excess
flippancy
disrespect
incongruous
incompatible; unsuitable for the situation
disconcert
to frustrate; confuse