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difficult vocabs set 8
scourage
exculpate
rivet
prune
n.灾祸 vt.鞭打
v.开脱,申明无罪
n. 铆钉;vt. 铆接,铆牢;集中(目光或注意力)
v. 做出厌恶的表情v. 删去;除去;削减
scourage
n.灾祸 vt.鞭打
exculpate
v.开脱,申明无罪
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SAT Vocab Set 8
recessive
dispersive
bucolic
lugubrious
Describes a trait that is covered over, or dominated, by anot…
spread out
CHARACTERISTIC OF THE COUNTRYSIDE; RUSTIC; PASTORAL
sorrowful; mournful
recessive
Describes a trait that is covered over, or dominated, by anot…
dispersive
spread out
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SAT WORDS, set 8
claimant
cloister
commodious
comprise
a person making a claim
a tranquil, secluded place
roomy, spacious, capacious
to include or contain; to be made up of
claimant
a person making a claim
cloister
a tranquil, secluded place
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JLPT4 Difficult Set8 JTOE
ごぞんじ
つる
じゅうぶん
もっとも
knowing acquaintance
to fish
enough
extremely
ごぞんじ
knowing acquaintance
つる
to fish
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SAT Set 8
Zealous
Profit
Assert
Discrimination
eager, earnest, devoted
A financial gain, esp. the difference between the amount earn…
To state or express firmly
Behavior targeted at individuals or groups and intended to ho…
Zealous
eager, earnest, devoted
Profit
A financial gain, esp. the difference between the amount earn…
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SAT VOCAB SET 8
catalyst
caustic
crystallize
osmosis
speeds up the process of change
corrosive
to form crystals
diffusion of water
catalyst
speeds up the process of change
caustic
corrosive
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SAT set 8
amicable
anachronistic
collaborate
compassion
friendly, agreeable
out-of-date, not attributed to the correct historical period
to cooperate, work together
sympathy, helpfulness or mercy
amicable
friendly, agreeable
anachronistic
out-of-date, not attributed to the correct historical period
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SAT Vocabulary Set 8
hiatus
hierarchy
mundane
obscure
break, interruption
a series arranged by rank, sometimes used to refer to the gro…
ordinary, everyday
vague, mysterious; not prominent or well-known
hiatus
break, interruption
hierarchy
a series arranged by rank, sometimes used to refer to the gro…
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SAT Vocabulary Set 8
Altruism... (noun)
Champion... (noun)
Convoluted... (adj)
Decorous... (adj)
the practice of unselfish concern for the welfare of others;…
a defender of a cause or person
extremely complex; intricately folded, twisted or coiled
in keeping with good taste and propriety; polite and restrained
Altruism... (noun)
the practice of unselfish concern for the welfare of others;…
Champion... (noun)
a defender of a cause or person
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SAT Words Set 8
genial
gluttony
goad
gourmand
(adj.) friendly, affable
(n.) overindulgence in food or drink
(v.) to urge, spur, incite to action
(n.) someone fond of eating and drinking
genial
(adj.) friendly, affable
gluttony
(n.) overindulgence in food or drink
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kaplan Set 8 sat
surgeon
protein
artificial organs
phenomenal
a doctor who performs operations
a molecule made up of amino acids that builds, regulates, and…
human-made devices that replace failed organs
extraordinary; exceptional
surgeon
a doctor who performs operations
protein
a molecule made up of amino acids that builds, regulates, and…
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SAT words set 8
ironic (adj)
endorse (v)
spellbinding (adj)
reciprocate (v)
suggesting the opposite of what is intended
make a public statement of support
extremely interesting or entertaining
to respond to a gesture or action by offering a corresponding…
ironic (adj)
suggesting the opposite of what is intended
endorse (v)
make a public statement of support
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SAT Set 8
Abstruse
Blunderbuss
Cringe
Envenom
difficult to understand; obscure
1. ancient weapon (type of gun; 2. a clumsy person
recoil; flinch; shy away
to cause bitterness and bad feeling
Abstruse
difficult to understand; obscure
Blunderbuss
1. ancient weapon (type of gun; 2. a clumsy person
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SAT Set 8
trenchant
upbraid
utilitarian
vituperate
acute, sharp, or incisive; forceful; effective
to scold sharply
(adj.) designed to be useful or practical rather than attract…
(v) verbally abuse, rebuke or criticize harshly
trenchant
acute, sharp, or incisive; forceful; effective
upbraid
to scold sharply
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SAT Vocabulary Set 8
hyperactive
illuminated
incarceration
incessant
adjective- highly or excessively active: The hyperactive chil…
verb- to light up or make clear: The sun illuminated the land…
noun- the state of being imprisoned: The incarceration of the…
adjective- without stopping: The incessant talking of the ann…
hyperactive
adjective- highly or excessively active: The hyperactive chil…
illuminated
verb- to light up or make clear: The sun illuminated the land…
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SAT Set 8
abase
antagonism
balk
calamity
to humiliate, degrade
hostility
to stop, block abruptly
an event with disastrous consequences
abase
to humiliate, degrade
antagonism
hostility
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SAT Set 8
Claimant
Cloister
Commodious
Comprise
A person making a claim
A Tranquil, Secluded Place.
Spacious, roomy, Capacious
Claimant
A person making a claim
Cloister
A Tranquil, Secluded Place.
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SAT Vocab Set 8
Coerce (Verb)
Coherent (Adjective)
Complacency (noun)
Consensus (Noun)
to make (someone) do something by using force or threats... S: c…
logical and well-organized : easy to understand... S:understanda…
a feeling of being satisfied with how things are and not want…
a general agreement about something : an idea or opinion that…
Coerce (Verb)
to make (someone) do something by using force or threats... S: c…
Coherent (Adjective)
logical and well-organized : easy to understand... S:understanda…
SAT Set 8 FPS
claimant
cloister
commodious
comprise
a person making a claim
a tranquil, secluded place
spacious, roomy, capacious
to consist of, to include, to contain, to be made up of
claimant
a person making a claim
cloister
a tranquil, secluded place
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SAT Set 8
remiss
repudiate
solicitous
vindicate
lax in attending to duty; negligent
to reject the validity or authority of
concerned
to free from blame
remiss
lax in attending to duty; negligent
repudiate
to reject the validity or authority of
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SAT Set 8
anachronistic
enervating
florid
impute
out-of-date
weakening, tiring
flushed, ornate
to attribute to someone
anachronistic
out-of-date
enervating
weakening, tiring
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SAT Vocabulary Set 8
effervescent
exfoliate
feign
exuberant
bubbly; lively; or high-spirited; can describe a person or a…
to remove the hairs from by pulling out
to make a show or pretense of something; to fake
full of happy high spirits and vitality
effervescent
bubbly; lively; or high-spirited; can describe a person or a…
exfoliate
to remove the hairs from by pulling out
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SAT 17 set 8
plight
Gazebo
callow
Euphonious
a condition of a situation, especially a distressing one
an outdoor structure with a roof and open sides
immature and inexperienced
pleasing to the ear
plight
a condition of a situation, especially a distressing one
Gazebo
an outdoor structure with a roof and open sides
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SAT Set 8
Zealous
Profit
Assert
Discrimination
eager, earnest, devoted
A financial gain, esp. the difference between the amount earn…
To state or express firmly
Behavior targeted at individuals or groups and intended to ho…
Zealous
eager, earnest, devoted
Profit
A financial gain, esp. the difference between the amount earn…
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Sat-Prep Set 8
Abstruse
Blunderbuss
Cringe
Laconic
Difficult to understand
1. ancient weapon (type of gun); 2. a clumsy person
Recoil; flinch; shy away
Brief and to the point
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
Blunderbuss
1. ancient weapon (type of gun); 2. a clumsy person
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set 8 (SAT)
erudite
erudition
euphonic
euphony
learned, scholarly
learning; knowledge; enlightenment
agreeable to the ear
pleasant, harmonious sound
erudite
learned, scholarly
erudition
learning; knowledge; enlightenment
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SAT Vocabulary 2400 Set 8
prudent
circumspect
conscientious
cursory
adj. careful, cautious, sensible
adj. careful, cautious, prudent
adj. careful, cautious, scrupulous
adj. hasty, quick
prudent
adj. careful, cautious, sensible
circumspect
adj. careful, cautious, prudent
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SAT Vocabulary (Set 8)
educe (v.)
efface (v.)
effete (adj.)
effigy (n.)
to elicit; to bring out or forth
to erase; to rub out
weak and powerless
a sculpture or model of a person (usually for symbolic tortur…
educe (v.)
to elicit; to bring out or forth
efface (v.)
to erase; to rub out
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SAT Vocab Set 8
virulent
versatile
obscure
metaphor
(adj.) intensely bitter, spiteful, or malicious; harmful
(adj.) changeable, as in feeling, purpose, or policy
(adj.) not clear or plain; ambiguous, vague, or uncertain
(n.) a figure of speech in which one thing is treated as if i…
virulent
(adj.) intensely bitter, spiteful, or malicious; harmful
versatile
(adj.) changeable, as in feeling, purpose, or policy
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SAT Vocab - Set 8 20 words
temporal
contemporary
pro tem
extemporaneous
relating to time
of same time, modern of style
for the time being
done unrehearsed
temporal
relating to time
contemporary
of same time, modern of style
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SAT Vocab set 8 2015/16
Affinity
Assess
Condone
Eloquent
(n.) a natural liking for or attraction to a person, thing, i…
(v) to estimate officially the value of (property, income, et…
(v) to disregard or overlook (something illegal, objectionabl…
(adj) having or exercising the power of fluent, forceful, and…
Affinity
(n.) a natural liking for or attraction to a person, thing, i…
Assess
(v) to estimate officially the value of (property, income, et…
SAT Vocab Set 8 Dyer 1st
Hiatus
Hierarchy
Obscure
Pandemic
Break, interruption.
Systems of people or things ranked one above the other.
Vague, mysterious; not well-known.
Spread throughout a population.
Hiatus
Break, interruption.
Hierarchy
Systems of people or things ranked one above the other.
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SAT Set 8
prudent
circumspect
conscientious
cursory
careful, cautious, sensible
careful, cautious, prudent
careful, cautious, scrupulous
hasty, quick
prudent
careful, cautious, sensible
circumspect
careful, cautious, prudent
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SAT Set 8
Claimant (n.)
Cloister (n.)
Commodious (adj.)
Comprise (v.)
A person making a claim
A tranquil, secluded place
Spacious, roomy, capacious
To consist of; to include, to contain, to be made up of
Claimant (n.)
A person making a claim
Cloister (n.)
A tranquil, secluded place
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SAT Vocab Set 8
Abstruse
Blunderbuss
Cringe
Envenom
difficult to understand; obscure
1. ancient weapon (type of gun); 2. a clumsy person
recoil; flinch; shy away
to cause bitterness and bad feeling
Abstruse
difficult to understand; obscure
Blunderbuss
1. ancient weapon (type of gun); 2. a clumsy person
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SAT Set 8
Alleviate
Negligence
Conspicuous
Advocate
To make (as suffering) more bearable; lessen
Omission of that which ought to be done
Obvious to the eye or mind
One who pleads the cause of another, as in legal or ecclesias…
Alleviate
To make (as suffering) more bearable; lessen
Negligence
Omission of that which ought to be done
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SAT Vocab Set 8
abstruse
blunderbuss
cringe
envenom
Difficult to understand
1. ancient weapon (type of gun); 2. a clumsy person
recoil; flinch; shy away
to cause bitterness and bad feeling
abstruse
Difficult to understand
blunderbuss
1. ancient weapon (type of gun); 2. a clumsy person
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Sat Vocab set 8
Absolve
Abstruse
Antithesis
Antipathy
To free someone from blame
Difficult to comprehend; recondite or esoteric
The opposite
A strong dislike or aversion
Absolve
To free someone from blame
Abstruse
Difficult to comprehend; recondite or esoteric
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SAT Vocab Set 8
prudent
circumspect
conscientious
cursory
careful
careful
careful
quick
prudent
careful
circumspect
careful
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SAT Set 8 Vocabulary
acquiesce
ascendancy
caricature
corpulent
assent, agree to passively... v ... s: comply, concur
controlling influence, domination ... n ... s: authority, dominion…
distortion, imitation ... n
very fat ... adj ... s: burly, portly ... a: skinny, slender
acquiesce
assent, agree to passively... v ... s: comply, concur
ascendancy
controlling influence, domination ... n ... s: authority, dominion…
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SAT vocab set 8
Resolute
Benign
Pertinent
Laggard
admirably purposeful, determined, and unwavering.
gentle; kindly.
relevant or applicable to a particular matter; apposite.
a person who makes slow progress and falls behind others.
Resolute
admirably purposeful, determined, and unwavering.
Benign
gentle; kindly.
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SAT Prep set 8
candor
wit
Intangible
Zeal
Frankness or sincerity of expression... truthfulness; great hone…
to keen perception and cleverly apt expression of those conne…
not able to be perceived by touch; vague
Extremely active, eager, devoted
candor
Frankness or sincerity of expression... truthfulness; great hone…
wit
to keen perception and cleverly apt expression of those conne…
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SAT Set 8
arrest
gravity
precipitate
relief
halt
serious problem
result of action
elevation of land
arrest
halt
gravity
serious problem
25 terms
SAT Vocab set 8
Egalitarian
Ornate
Commissioned
Objective
Adj. believing in equality; democratic
Adj. decorative, lavish, rich
V. Hired (often for a specific project)
Adj. impartial, unbiased, neutral
Egalitarian
Adj. believing in equality; democratic
Ornate
Adj. decorative, lavish, rich
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SAT Vocab Set 8
precocious
pretentious
procrastinate
prosaic
appearing or developing early; gifted/talented beyond one's y…
being self-important, thinking you are better than others
postpone doing what one should be doing, often unnecessarily
lacking wit or imagination, ordinary
precocious
appearing or developing early; gifted/talented beyond one's y…
pretentious
being self-important, thinking you are better than others
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SAT Vocab set 8 2015/16
Affinity
Assess
Condone
Eloquent
(n.) a natural liking for or attraction to a person, thing, i…
(v) to estimate officially the value of (property, income, et…
(v) to disregard or overlook (something illegal, objectionabl…
(adj) having or exercising the power of fluent, forceful, and…
Affinity
(n.) a natural liking for or attraction to a person, thing, i…
Assess
(v) to estimate officially the value of (property, income, et…
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SAT Vocab Set 8
Egaltarian
Ornate
Commisioned
Objective
believing in equality; democratic
decorative, lavish, rich
hired (often for a specific project)
impartial, unbiased, nuetral
Egaltarian
believing in equality; democratic
Ornate
decorative, lavish, rich
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SAT Vocab Set 8
prudent
circumspect
conscientious
cursory
careful, cautious, sensible
careful, cautious, prudent
careful, cautious, scrupulous
hasty, quick
prudent
careful, cautious, sensible
circumspect
careful, cautious, prudent
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SAT Words Set 8
cryptic
cursory
denunciation
dearth
secret; occult; having or seeming to have a hidden or ambiguo…
rapidly and often superficially performed or produced; hasty
an act of denouncing: a public condemnation: a public stateme…
scarcity that makes dear; specifically; famine; an inadequate…
cryptic
secret; occult; having or seeming to have a hidden or ambiguo…
cursory
rapidly and often superficially performed or produced; hasty
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SAT Vocab Set 8
discerning
advocate
aesthetic
subterranean
adj. mentally quick and observant; having insight
v. urge; plead for
adj. artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciation of the…
adj. existing, occurring, or done under the Earth's surface
discerning
adj. mentally quick and observant; having insight
advocate
v. urge; plead for
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