10 terms

SAT Word Power Lesson 9

Unit 9
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Couture
(n) fashion designers; clothes created by fashion designers.
Cower
(v) to cringe in fear; to shrink away.
Cranny
(n) a small opening as in a wall or rock face.
Craven
(adj) lacking the least bit of courage; cowardly.
Creditor
(n) a person or entity to whom money is owed.
Criterion
(n) a standard or rule by which something can be judged; a basis for judgement.
Cubism
(n) a style of art in which the subject matter is portayed by geometric forms, especially cubes.
Curtail
(v) to truncate or abridge; to lessen, usually by cutting away from.
Curvilinear
(adj) formed, bound, or characterized by curved lines.
Damper
(n) one that depresses or restains; a dulling or deadening influence.