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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
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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
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 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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English vocabulary power plus for the new SAT: Lesson 2
Impotent
Antithesis
Maelstrom
Emendation
Powerless; lacking strength
And exact opposite; an opposite extreme
Whirlpool; turbulence; agitated state of mind
A correction
Impotent
Powerless; lacking strength
Antithesis
And exact opposite; an opposite extreme
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English vocabulary power plus for the new SAT: Lesson 3
Pedestrian
Bona fide
Adventitious
Fecund
Ordinary or dull
In good faith
Accidental; nonessential
Fertile; productive
Pedestrian
Ordinary or dull
Bona fide
In good faith
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English II Lesson 1 PowerPlus for the New SAT
divulge
abet
dogmatic
insipid
to tell, to reveal
to assist, to 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, to encourage, especially in wrongdoing
CP English 10: Vocabulary Lesson 2 (Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book 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
Vocabulary power plus book 1 lesson 3, Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book 1 - Lesson 2, Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 1, Romeo and Juliet, English 1- The Most Dangerous Game, English Mid Term 2017 Review Frosh Year Study Guide
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
n. a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
adj. equally skillful with either hand
adj. delayed
v. to give life or motion to
edifice
n. a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
ambidextrous
adj. equally skillful with either hand
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English I Honors B - Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT I - Chapters 11-21
flagrant
patrician
emissary
kindred
adj. glaringly bad; outrageous
n. an aristocrat
n. one sent on a special mission to represent others
adj. having similar origin, nature, or character
flagrant
adj. glaringly bad; outrageous
patrician
n. an aristocrat
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English I Honors B - Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT I - Chapters 11-21
flagrant
patrician
emissary
kindred
adj. glaringly bad; outrageous
n. an aristocrat
n. one sent on a special mission to represent others
adj. having similar origin, nature, or character
flagrant
adj. glaringly bad; outrageous
patrician
n. an aristocrat
Vocabulary PowerPlus Book 1 Lesson 4, Vocabulary power plus book 1 lesson 3, Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book 1 - Lesson 2, Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 1, Romeo and Juliet, English 1- The Most Dangerous Game, English Mid Term 201...
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
(n)- anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes deval…
(n)- a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
fallow
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Book 1 - Lesson 2, Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 1, Romeo and Juliet, English 1- The Most Dangerous Game, English Mid Term 2017 Review Frosh Year Study Guide
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
verb - to combine
adj. - mentally ill; insane
verb - to sharpen
verb - to besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass
amalgamate
verb - to combine
demented
adj. - mentally ill; insane
Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT Book I — English 9: Vocab Test #2
deluge
eerie
guile
havoc
a flood; an overwhelming rush
weird; mysterious; strange and frightening
slyness and cunning in dealing with others
great destruction; chaos
deluge
a flood; an overwhelming rush
eerie
weird; mysterious; strange and frightening
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Vocabulary Power Plus Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for Higher Achievement — Book H, Lesson Eight, Vocabulary Power Plus Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for Higher Achievement — Book H, Lesson Seven, English Vocab Exam review...
apathy
bludgeon
cursory
eloquent
a lack of interest or emotion
to strike with a club; a short heavy club with one end heavie…
performed quickly with little attention to detail
clear, expressive, and moving in speech
apathy
a lack of interest or emotion
bludgeon
to strike with a club; a short heavy club with one end heavie…
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Vocabulary Power Plus Vocabulary, Reading, and Writing Exercises for Higher Achievement — Book H, Lesson Seven, English Vocab Exam review 1st semester
arid
compatible
deplore
fraught
lacking water or rainfall; very dry
capable of existing or working together
to condemn; to regret
filled with; laden; emotionally distressed or distressing
arid
lacking water or rainfall; very dry
compatible
capable of existing or working together
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Vocabulary Power Plus 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 Book 2: Lesson 7
cynical
ambivalent
demagogue
demure
(adj.) Doubtful or distrustful of the goodness or sincerity o…
(adj.) Having mixed or opposing feelings at the same time
(n.) A leader who appeals to citizens' emotions to obtain pow…
(adj.) Quiet, modest, reserved
cynical
(adj.) Doubtful or distrustful of the goodness or sincerity o…
ambivalent
(adj.) Having mixed or opposing feelings at the same time
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 2 - Lesson 1
divulge (v)
abet (v)
dogmatic (adj)
insipid (adj)
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 (v)
to tell; to reveal (as a secret)
abet (v)
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 2 Lesson 6
condone
nuance
connoisseur
enigma
to forgive or overlook an offense... syn: pardon, excuse... ant: co…
a slight or subtle degree of difference... syn: gradation; shade
an expert in matters of culture, food, or wine... ant: tyro, nov…
a mystery; something seemingly inexplicable... syn: riddle; puzzle
condone
to forgive or overlook an offense... syn: pardon, excuse... ant: co…
nuance
a slight or subtle degree of difference... syn: gradation; shade
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Vocabulary Power Plus 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 Book 2: Lesson 3
avarice
irascible
bacchanalian
extradite
greed; desire for wealth ... syn: acquisitiveness ant: largesse
easily angered ... syn: irritable, ill-tempered ant: easygoing
wild and drunken ... ant: restrained
to turn over or deliver to the legal jurisdiction of another…
avarice
greed; desire for wealth ... syn: acquisitiveness ant: largesse
irascible
easily angered ... syn: irritable, ill-tempered ant: easygoing
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 2 - Lesson 9
collaborate
contrite
emulate
enhance
(v.) to work with, work together, to cooperate
(adj.) Regretful; plagued by guilt; rueful
(v.) imitate, copy, simulate
(v.) improve; make better or clearer
collaborate
(v.) to work with, work together, to cooperate
contrite
(adj.) Regretful; plagued by guilt; rueful
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Vocabulary Power Plus: For the new SAT Book 1 Lesson 3
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
noun, a large, elaborate or imposing structure
adjective, equally skillful with either hand
adjective, delayed
verb, to give life or motion to
edifice
noun, a large, elaborate or imposing structure
ambidextrous
adjective, equally skillful with either hand
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Vocabulary PowerPlus Book 1 Lesson 4
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
(n)- anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes deval…
(n)- a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
fallow
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
power plus new sat words four
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
to escape notice, to get away from
inactive, unproductive
anything that destroys, prevents growth
a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
to escape notice, to get away from
fallow
inactive, unproductive
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Vocabulary Power Plus (New) SAT Book One Lesson Six
Nepotism
Begrudge
Mandarin
Glutinous
n. favoritism shown to family or friends by those in power, e…
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 or friends by those in power, e…
Begrudge
v. to resent another's success; to envy
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 3 Lesson 10
idolatry
adulterate
emanate
garish
excessive or blind adoration; worship of an object
to make impure; to contaminate
to come forth; to send forth
tastelessly gaudy
idolatry
excessive or blind adoration; worship of an object
adulterate
to make impure; to contaminate
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Power Plus Book 3: Lesson 9
Machination
Pejorative
Harbinger
Nubile
n. an evil design or plan... syn: scheme; plot
adj. having a negative effect; insulting... syn: disparain; dero…
n. an omen or sign
adj. suitable for marriage in age and physical development, r…
Machination
n. an evil design or plan... syn: scheme; plot
Pejorative
adj. having a negative effect; insulting... syn: disparain; dero…
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Power Plus Book 2: Lesson 6
condone
nuance
connoisseur
enigma
to forgive or overlook an offense
a slight or subtle degree of difference
an expert in matters of culture, food, or wine
a mystery; something seemingly inexplicable
condone
to forgive or overlook an offense
nuance
a slight or subtle degree of difference
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson Two (Book 3)
impotent
antithesis
maelstrom
emendation
(adj.) powerless; lacking strength... The impotent president wa…
(n.) an exact opposite; an opposite extreme... Peace is the ant…
(n.) whirlpool; turbulence; agitated state of mind... Cindy was…
(n.) a correction... The teacher made a few emendations on my e…
impotent
(adj.) powerless; lacking strength... The impotent president wa…
antithesis
(n.) an exact opposite; an opposite extreme... Peace is the ant…
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 6
Begrudge
Bibliophile
Declaim
Enmity
(v.) To resent or envy someone's pleasure
(n.) One who loves books
(v.) To speak in a loud, theatrical manner, make an angry spe…
(n.) Absolute hatred, malice, ill-will
Begrudge
(v.) To resent or envy someone's pleasure
Bibliophile
(n.) One who loves books
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 3 Lesson 7
adroit
macroscopic
fatuous
bovine
adj. skillful; clever
adj. visible to the naked eye
adj. foolish; inane
adj. pertaining to cows or cattle
adroit
adj. skillful; clever
macroscopic
adj. visible to the naked eye
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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 Book One Lesson 2
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
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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, Book 4, Lesson 7
gibberish
inimical
nexus
coeval
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
a link, tie, or bond (n)
of the same time period (adj)
gibberish
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
inimical
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
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Vocabulary Power Plus For the New SAT Book 1 Lesson 1
licentious
numismatitst
paucity
fatalistic
[ADJ.] morally unrestrained
[NOUN] a coin collector
[NOUN] a scarcity, lack
[ADJ.] believing that all events in life are inevitable and d…
licentious
[ADJ.] morally unrestrained
numismatitst
[NOUN] a coin collector
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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 Book G Lesson 4
acute
durable
eavesdrop
ethical
adj. serious and sudden
adj. able to withstand wear, decay, or certain tough conditio…
v. to listen secretly to private conversations
adj. 1. pertaining to accepted standards of behavior... 2. confo…
acute
adj. serious and sudden
durable
adj. able to withstand wear, decay, or certain tough conditio…
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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 1, lesson 5
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
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Vocab Power Plus Book 3 Lesson 8
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
to ridicule, to mock
to criticize sharply
to frolic, to romp around playfully
to kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usually by fire
deride
to ridicule, to mock
censure
to criticize sharply
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: List #3
pedestrian
bona fide
adventitious
fecund
(adj.) ordinary or dull
(adj.) in good faith
(adj.) accidental; nonessential
(adj.) fertile; productive
pedestrian
(adj.) ordinary or dull
bona fide
(adj.) in good faith
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: List #1
factious
ignoble
boor
aegis
causing disagreement
dishonorable;shameful
a rude or impolite person
a shielf; protection
factious
causing disagreement
ignoble
dishonorable;shameful
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the ACT book 3 Lesson 6
antipathy (n.)
elucidate (v.)
imminent (adj.)
banal (adj.)
an intense dislike
to make clear
likely to happen; threatening
common, ordinary
antipathy (n.)
an intense dislike
elucidate (v.)
to make clear
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the ACT book 3 lesson 7
adroit (adj.)
macroscopic (adj.)
fatuous (adj.)
bovine (adj.)
skillful; clever
visible to the naked eye
foolish; inane
pertaining to cows or cattle
adroit (adj.)
skillful; clever
macroscopic (adj.)
visible to the naked eye
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 2: Lesson 7
cynical
ambivalent
demagogue
demure
(adj.) Doubtful or distrustful of the goodness or sincerity o…
(adj.) Having mixed or opposing feelings at the same time
(n.) A leader who appeals to citizens' emotions to obtain pow…
(adj.) Quiet, modest, reserved
cynical
(adj.) Doubtful or distrustful of the goodness or sincerity o…
ambivalent
(adj.) Having mixed or opposing feelings at the same time
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the ACT book 3 lesson 3
pedestrian (adj.)
bona fide (adj.)
adventitious (adj.)
fecund (adj.)
ordinary or dull
in good faith
accidental; nonessential
fertile; productive
pedestrian (adj.)
ordinary or dull
bona fide (adj.)
in good faith
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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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