23 terms

SAT Vocab (T)

SAT vocabulary starting with T
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tactile
producing a sensation of touch
(adj)
tantamount
equal in value or effect
(adj)
tautological
being needlessly repetitive
(adj)
tawdry
gaudy and cheap and showy
(adj)
temerity
unreasonable disregard for danger
(n)
tempestuous
stormy and turbulent
(adj)
temporal
having to do with time
(adj)
tenacious
persistent and clingy
persistent in fighting for something valued
(adj)
tenet
principle, belief or doctrine accepted by members of a group
(n)
tenuous
flimsy and weak
(adj)
terse
concise and brief
(adj)
thwart
to prevent from happening
to frustrate
(v)
toady
one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors
(n)
tortuous
having twists and turns
highly complex
(adj)
tout
to praise or publicize loudly or extravagantly
(v)
trajectory
path followed by a moving object through space or flight
(n)
transient
passing with time
temporary and short-lived
(adj)
transitory
short-lived
existing briefly
(adj)
tremulous
trembling
(adj)
trounce
to beat severely or defeat
(v)
truculent
belligerent
(adj)
turgid
bloated
(adj)
tutelage
guardianship
(n)