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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
15 terms
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
10 terms
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
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
12 terms
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…
21 terms
SAT Vocab Set 8
Egalitarian
Commissioned
Partisan
Evangelical
believing in equality, democratic
hired (for a specific project)
biased, prejudiced, opinionated, one-sided
enthusiastic or zealous (often about religious principles)
Egalitarian
believing in equality, democratic
Commissioned
hired (for a specific project)
12 terms
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…
12 terms
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…
11 terms
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
50 terms
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
10 terms
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
10 terms
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
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.
10 terms
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
10 terms
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…
10 terms
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
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
SAT Vocab Set 8
amorphous
apogee
malleable
nebulous
lacking definite form
the farthest or highest point
capable of being shaped or formed
cloudy or misty
amorphous
lacking definite form
apogee
the farthest or highest point
9 terms
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
10 terms
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
20 terms
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
50 terms
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
25 terms
SAT Vocab set 8
pragmatic
precipitate
precocious
prescribe
practical
cause a sudden outcome
having early development in maturity and intelligence
recommend, advise; command
pragmatic
practical
precipitate
cause a sudden outcome
10 terms
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
20 terms
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
10 terms
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
SAT Vocab Set 8
prudent
circumspect
conscientious
cursory
careful
careful
careful
quick
prudent
careful
circumspect
careful
50 terms
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
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
20 terms
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…
22 terms
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…
28 terms
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.
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
18 terms
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
100 terms
SAT Vocabulary Set 8
Atheist
Colloquial
Dotard
Furrow
person who does not believe in God
local and informal (used of language)
foolish old man
groove
Atheist
person who does not believe in God
Colloquial
local and informal (used of language)
25 terms
SAT Vocab Set 8
Mediocrity
Melancholy
Metaphor
Mitigation
The state or quality of being ordinary or of moderate quality…
a gloomy state of mind, especially when habitual or prolonged…
a figure of speech in which a term or phrase is applied to so…
the act of making a condition or consequence less severe
Mediocrity
The state or quality of being ordinary or of moderate quality…
Melancholy
a gloomy state of mind, especially when habitual or prolonged…
25 terms
SAT Set 8
choleric
chronicle (both n and v)
churlish (churl when used as person)
circumscribed
hot-tempered, quick to anger
a historical account of events arranged in order of time usua…
boorish, rude, a rude or vulgar person
to set the limits, to restrict, confine, to encircle
choleric
hot-tempered, quick to anger
chronicle (both n and v)
a historical account of events arranged in order of time usua…
SAT Vocab - Set 8
Efface
Effervescent
Egregious
Elucidate
To erase (a mark) from a surface;... To make oneself appear insi…
Vivacious and enthusiastic
Outstandingly bad; shocking
To make (something) clear;... To explain
Efface
To erase (a mark) from a surface;... To make oneself appear insi…
Effervescent
Vivacious and enthusiastic
SAT words set 8
ironic (adj)
endorse (v)
spellbinding (adj)
reciprocate (v)
suggesting the opposite of what is intended; something surpri…
make a public statement of support
extremely interesting or entertaining; captures and holds the…
to respond to a gesture or action by offering a corresponding…
ironic (adj)
suggesting the opposite of what is intended; something surpri…
endorse (v)
make a public statement of support
10 terms
SAT set8
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
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
16 terms
SAT vocab set 8
prudent
circumspect
conscientious
cursory
careful about the future
unwilling to take risks
scrupulous
hasty
prudent
careful about the future
circumspect
unwilling to take risks
21 terms
SAT Set 8
Alacrity
Conciliatory
Deferment
Deliberation
speed and eagerness
seeking compromise
putting off
careful thought
Alacrity
speed and eagerness
Conciliatory
seeking compromise
36 terms
SAT Words Set 8
feign
Salutary
Vitriolic
Vapid
To fake or pretend
Beneficial
Harsh or corrosive tone
Dull; lacking significance
feign
To fake or pretend
Salutary
Beneficial
10 terms
SAT Vocab Set 8
Palliate
Assuage
Paucity
Incipient
To make less serious or intense. Extenuate
To make less burdensome or painful, to ease or calm
Smallness in number, scarcity
Beginning to exist or appear
Palliate
To make less serious or intense. Extenuate
Assuage
To make less burdensome or painful, to ease or calm
12 terms
SAT Vocabulary Set 8
Appease
Ascetic
Condone
Disparity
(N)to placate, soothe, bring peace to, or pacify; to give in…
(N) a person who gives up the comforts of society and leads a…
(V) to forgive, overlook, or disregard (an offense) without p…
(N) the condition or fact of being unequal in age, rank, out…
Appease
(N)to placate, soothe, bring peace to, or pacify; to give in…
Ascetic
(N) a person who gives up the comforts of society and leads a…
10 terms
sat set 8
claimant
cloister
commodious
comprise
a person making a claim
a secluded place
spacious
to include, to be made up of
claimant
a person making a claim
cloister
a secluded place
20 terms
sat vocab set 8
mottled
ingenuous
insipid
proffer
spotted
innocent and unsuspecting
lacking flavor
offer
mottled
spotted
ingenuous
innocent and unsuspecting
30 terms
SAT Vocab Set 8
Affable
Bureaucracy
Degradation
Eulogy
friendly; social; easygoing
officialdom
deprivation; poverty; debasement
praise
Affable
friendly; social; easygoing
Bureaucracy
officialdom
SAT-set 8
Diligent
Connoisseur
Conventional
Dispel
Attentive
A person with expert knowledge or taste
Conforming to accepted standards
To eliminate
Diligent
Attentive
Connoisseur
A person with expert knowledge or taste
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