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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for High Scores Lessons 1-7 of Book One
divulge
abet
dogmatic
insipid
to tell, to reveal (as a secret)
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
lacking flavor; dull; not at all stimulating
divulge
to tell, to reveal (as a secret)
abet
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for High Scores Lessons 1-7 of Book One
divulge
abet
dogmatic
insipid
to tell, to reveal (as a secret)
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
lacking flavor; dull; not at all stimulating
divulge
to tell, to reveal (as a secret)
abet
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for High Scores: Book 1, Lessons 8-14
beget
educe
glean
chafe
to produce; to make happen
to draw or bring out
to collect bit by bit; to gather with patient labor
to wear or irritate, often caused through rubbing or friction
beget
to produce; to make happen
educe
to draw or bring out
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for High Scores Lessons 1-7 of Book One
divulge
abet
dogmatic
insipid
to tell, to reveal (as a secret)
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
lacking flavor; dull; not at all stimulating
divulge
to tell, to reveal (as a secret)
abet
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
Power Plus Vocab NewSAT Prep Lessons 1-11
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity; a lack
believing that all events in life are inecitable and determin…
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Five
Jaded
Gist
Advocate
Efface
Adj. worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
N. the main point
V. to recommend; to speak in favor of
V. to obliterate; to wipe out
Jaded
Adj. worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
Gist
N. the main point
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Lesson 2
Heresy
Docile
libation
anathema
n. the crime of holding a belief that goes against establishe…
adj. easy to teach or manage
n. a drink, especially an alcoholic one
n. 1) a hated, repellant person or thing ... 2) a formal curse
Heresy
n. the crime of holding a belief that goes against establishe…
Docile
adj. easy to teach or manage
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT Book 2 - Lesson 5
rancor
inexorable
extol
clement
extreme hatred or ill will... Ant: amity; sympathy
unrelenting; unavoidable... Ant: avoidable, preventable
to praise highly... Ant: chastise
merciful; lenient... Ant: malevolent; harsh
rancor
extreme hatred or ill will... Ant: amity; sympathy
inexorable
unrelenting; unavoidable... Ant: avoidable, preventable
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT Book Two Lesson 12
altercation
lexicon
hue
galvanize
a heated argument
a dictionary; a specialized vocabulary used in a particular f…
a particluar shade of a given color
to startle into sudden activity
altercation
a heated argument
lexicon
a dictionary; a specialized vocabulary used in a particular f…
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book 2: Lesson 4
Bigot
Expunge
Candid
Argot
n. one who is intolerant of differences in others... syn: racist…
v. to erase or eliminate... syn: obliterate... ant: add
adj. outspoken; blunt... syn: frank; direct... ant: evasive
n. a special words or phrases used by a specific group of peo…
Bigot
n. one who is intolerant of differences in others... syn: racist…
Expunge
v. to erase or eliminate... syn: obliterate... ant: add
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book 2 lesson 3 vocab
avarice
furtive
bacchanalian
extradite
greed; desire for wealth
stealthy secretive
wild and drunken
to turn over or deliver to legal jurisdiction
avarice
greed; desire for wealth
furtive
stealthy secretive
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book 2: Lesson 10
Expound
Cajole
Inscrutable
Balk
v. to explain in detail; to clarify... syn: elaborate... ant: muddl…
v. to persuade with false promises and flattery... syn: coax; wh…
adj. not easily understood; hard to fathom... syn: enigmatic... ant…
v. to refuse stubbornly or abruptly; to stop short and refuse…
Expound
v. to explain in detail; to clarify... syn: elaborate... ant: muddl…
Cajole
v. to persuade with false promises and flattery... syn: coax; wh…
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the new SAT Book 2: Lesson 20
insouciant
static
stipulate
zeitgeist
not concerned; free from care
without force or movement; stationary
to specify a required part of an agreement
the general spirit of the time
insouciant
not concerned; free from care
static
without force or movement; stationary
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Vocabulary power plus New Sat Lesson 7
Adroit
Macroscopic
Fatuous
Bovine
Clever or skillful in using the hands or mind 机敏的
Visible to the naked eye; not microscopic 肉眼可见的
Silly and pointless 愚昧的
Having qualities characteristics of oxen or cows 拥有牛的特征
Adroit
Clever or skillful in using the hands or mind 机敏的
Macroscopic
Visible to the naked eye; not microscopic 肉眼可见的
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT/ACT Book III- lesson 8
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
v. to ridicule, to mock... syn: scorn... ant: praise
(v) to criticize harshly... syn: condemn; reproach... ant: praise;…
v. to frolic; to romp about playfully... syn: play; caper; rollick
v. to kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usually by fire
deride
v. to ridicule, to mock... syn: scorn... ant: praise
censure
(v) to criticize harshly... syn: condemn; reproach... ant: praise;…
Vocabulary Power Plus For The New SAT Book 3 Lesson 6
antipathy
elucidate
imminent
banal
an intense dislike
to make clear
likely to happen
common
antipathy
an intense dislike
elucidate
to make clear
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VOCABULARY POWER PLUS FOR THE NEW SAT BOOK 3: LESSON 1
Factious
Ignoble
Boor
Aegis
Causing disagreement
Dishonorable; shameful
A rude or impolite person
A shield; protection
Factious
Causing disagreement
Ignoble
Dishonorable; shameful
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book Three: Lesson 6
antipathy
elucidate
imminent
banal
(noun) an intense dislike
(verb) to make clear
(adj.) likely to happen; threatening
(adj.) common, ordinary
antipathy
(noun) an intense dislike
elucidate
(verb) to make clear
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Vocabulary for the New SAT: Book 1 Lesson 1
Licentious
numismatist
paucity
obtrude
lacking moral discipline
a collector and student of money (and coins in particular)
a scarcity, lack
thrust oneself in as if by force
Licentious
lacking moral discipline
numismatist
a collector and student of money (and coins in particular)
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT/ACT Book III- lesson 7
adroit
macroscopic
fatuous
bovine
adj. skillful; clever... syn: dexterous;apt... ant: clumsy; awkward
adj. visible to the naked eye... ant: microscopic
adj. foolish; inane... syn: silly... ant: sensible;wise
adj. pertaining to cows or cattle
adroit
adj. skillful; clever... syn: dexterous;apt... ant: clumsy; awkward
macroscopic
adj. visible to the naked eye... ant: microscopic
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book 2 Lesson 2
Heresy
Docile
Libation
Anathema
n. the crime of holding a belief that goes against establishe…
adj. easy to teach or manage
n. a drink, especially an alcoholic one
n. 1.a hated, repellant person or thing... 2. a formal curse
Heresy
n. the crime of holding a belief that goes against establishe…
Docile
adj. easy to teach or manage
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT/ACT Book III- lesson four
celibate
fortuitous
recapitulate
perfunctory
abstaining from intercourse; unmarried
happening by chance or accident
to summarize; to repeat briefly
done without care; in a routine fashion
celibate
abstaining from intercourse; unmarried
fortuitous
happening by chance or accident
Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Five
Jaded
Gist
Advocate
Efface
Adj. worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
N. the main point
V. to recommend; to speak in favor of
V. to obliterate; to wipe out
Jaded
Adj. worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
Gist
N. the main point
Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Two
Amalgamate
Demented
Hone
Beleaguer
v. to combine
adj. mentally ill; insane
v. to sharpen
v. to besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass
Amalgamate
v. to combine
Demented
adj. mentally ill; insane
Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Eight
Beget
Educe
Glean
Chafe
V. To produce; to make happen
V. To draw or bring out
V. To collect bit by bit
V. To wear or irritate, often though rubbing or friction
Beget
V. To produce; to make happen
Educe
V. To draw or bring out
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT Book Three Lesson 6
antipathy
elucidate
imminent
banal
an intense dislike
to make clear
likely to happen; threatening
common, ordinary
antipathy
an intense dislike
elucidate
to make clear
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT Book 1 - Lesson 8-14 Review Test 2
catalyst
jargon
judicious
foible
a person, thing, or agent that speeds up or stimulates a resu…
vocabulary distinctive to a particular group of people
showing sound judgment
a minor weakness in character
catalyst
a person, thing, or agent that speeds up or stimulates a resu…
jargon
vocabulary distinctive to a particular group of people
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Machination
Pejorative
Harbringer
Nubile
an evil design or plan
having a negative effect: insulting
an omen or sign
Suitable for marriage in age and physical development, referr…
Machination
an evil design or plan
Pejorative
having a negative effect: insulting
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book II Lesson 1-13
divulge
abet
dogmatic
insipid
to tell; to reveal
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
lacking flavor; dull; not at all stimulating
divulge
to tell; to reveal
abet
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson Six (Book 3)
scurrilous
antipathy
elucidate
imminent
(adj.) coarsely abusive; vulgar... The ________ TV show host us…
(n.) an intense dislike... The two hockey players felt ______ t…
(v.) to make clear... My glasses _________ the text so that I c…
(adj.) likely to happen; threatening... The asteroid's crash to…
scurrilous
(adj.) coarsely abusive; vulgar... The ________ TV show host us…
antipathy
(n.) an intense dislike... The two hockey players felt ______ t…
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the new SAT Book 2: Lesson 19
mellifluous
epicurean
oeuvre
arbiter
having a rich, smoothly flowing sound
taking pleasure in food and drink
the compete work of an artist, composer, or writer
a person with the ability to resolve a disagreement; a judge
mellifluous
having a rich, smoothly flowing sound
epicurean
taking pleasure in food and drink
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 3 - Lesson Two
impotent
antithesis
maelstrom
emendation
powerless; lacking strength
an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
a whirlpool; turbulence; an agitated state of mind
a correction
impotent
powerless; lacking strength
antithesis
an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Twelve
Deluge
Catholic
Eerie
Martial
N. A flood; an overwhelming rush
Adj. Universal; wide-ranging
Adj. Weird; mysterious; strange and frightening
Adj. Warlike; relating to the military
Deluge
N. A flood; an overwhelming rush
Catholic
Adj. Universal; wide-ranging
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vocabulary power plus for the new sat book #1 lesson 12
deluge
catholic
eerie
martial
n.) a flood an overwhelming rush.
adj.) universal; wide ranging.
adj.) weird; mysterious; strange and frightening.
adj.) warlike; relating to the military.
deluge
n.) a flood an overwhelming rush.
catholic
adj.) universal; wide ranging.
Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Nine
Bilk
Homily
Demise
Emit
V. To cheat or swindle; to thwart
N. A sermon
N. Death; a ceasing to exist
V. To send out; to give forth, as in sound or light
Bilk
V. To cheat or swindle; to thwart
Homily
N. A sermon
Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Six
Nepotism
Begrudge
Mandarin
Glutinous
N. Favoritism shown to family of friends
V. To resent another's success; to envy
N. An influential person; a member of an elite group
Adj. Gluey; sticky
Nepotism
N. Favoritism shown to family of friends
Begrudge
V. To resent another's success; to envy
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the new SAT book one lesson 1-3
alienate
elated
epigram
fatalistic
to turn away feelings or affections
to fill with joy or pride
a witty saying expressing a single thought or observation
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
alienate
to turn away feelings or affections
elated
to fill with joy or pride
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1 - Lesson Three
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
equally skillful with either hand
delayed
to give life or motion to
edifice
a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
ambidextrous
equally skillful with either hand
Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Ten
Fallible
Blatant
Dawdle
Affiliate
Adj. Capable of error
Adj. Obvious; too conspicuous
V. to waste time
N. An associate; a partner
Fallible
Adj. Capable of error
Blatant
Adj. Obvious; too conspicuous
Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Seven
Gird
Daunt
Flux
Hovel
V. To prepare for an event or an action
V. to make afraid; to discourage
N. a state of continual change or movement
N. a wretched living place; an open shed
Gird
V. To prepare for an event or an action
Daunt
V. to make afraid; to discourage
Vocabulary Power Plus For The New SAT Book 3 Lesson 6
antipathy
elucidate
imminent
banal
an intense dislike
to make clear
likely to happen
common
antipathy
an intense dislike
elucidate
to make clear
Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT - Book 3 : Lesson 6
Antipathy
Elucidate
Imminent
Banal
An intense dislike
To make clear
Likely to happen; threatening
Common; ordinary
Antipathy
An intense dislike
Elucidate
To make clear
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1 - Lesson One
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity; a lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1 - Lesson Two
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
to combine
mentally ill; insane
to sharpen
to besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass
amalgamate
to combine
demented
mentally ill; insane
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1 - Lesson Five
jaded
gist
advocate
efface
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
the main point
to recommend; to speak in favor of
to obliterate; to wipe out
jaded
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
gist
the main point
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1 - Lesson Six
nepotism
begrudge
mandarin
glutinous
favoritism shown to a family or friends by those in power, es…
to resent another's success; to envy
an influential person; a member of an elite group
gluey; sticky
nepotism
favoritism shown to a family or friends by those in power, es…
begrudge
to resent another's success; to envy
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Vocab Power Plus for the new SAT: Book 2: Lesson 13 & 14
inert
circumvent
clandestine
acquit
unable to act or move; inactive; sluggish
to get around; to bypass
secret
to find not guilty of a fault or crime
inert
unable to act or move; inactive; sluggish
circumvent
to get around; to bypass
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1 - Lesson Four
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
to escape notice; to get away from
inactive; unproductive
anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes devaluation
a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
to escape notice; to get away from
fallow
inactive; unproductive
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 2 - Lesson One
divulge
abet
dogmatic
insipid
to tell; to reveal (as a secret)
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
lacking flavor; dull; not at all stimulating
divulge
to tell; to reveal (as a secret)
abet
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 2 - Lesson Seven
ambivalent
demagogue
demure
intrepid
having opposing attitudes or feelings toward a person, thing,…
a leader who appeals to citizens' emotions to obtain power
quiet and modest; reserved
without fear; brave
ambivalent
having opposing attitudes or feelings toward a person, thing,…
demagogue
a leader who appeals to citizens' emotions to obtain power
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