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SAT prep
bolster (v)
delineate
depict
discredit
to support an idea or position
to outline or describe with care
to represent or portray vividly
to disbelieve
bolster (v)
to support an idea or position
delineate
to outline or describe with care
19 terms
Sat prep
Brusque
Maladroit
Milieu
Poignant
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Brusque
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Maladroit
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100 terms
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Adhere (verb)
Aloof (adj)
Analyze ( verb)
Ambiguous( adj)
Stick completely to a surface; Believe in and follow
not friendly or forthcoming
To examine in detail
open to more than one interpratation
Adhere (verb)
Stick completely to a surface; Believe in and follow
Aloof (adj)
not friendly or forthcoming
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a, an
ab
acro
ad
not, without
away from
high, tip, top
to, toward
a, an
not, without
ab
away from
15 terms
Sat prep
Idolatry
Adulterate
Covent
Onus
Excessive or blind adoration, worship of an object
To make impure to contaminate
A warning
A burden; a responsibility
Idolatry
Excessive or blind adoration, worship of an object
Adulterate
To make impure to contaminate
26 terms
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Innocuous
Brittle
Diverse
Eradicate
Harmless
Fragile
Differing from one another
To remove something quickly
Innocuous
Harmless
Brittle
Fragile
30 terms
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advocate
apologist
appease
bolster
to provide public support for a person, cause, or policy. ... Gi…
one who argues for a particular, often controversial, positio…
to yield to demands in order to conciliate ... We must not appea…
to strengthen or support... The case was bolstered by the testim…
advocate
to provide public support for a person, cause, or policy. ... Gi…
apologist
one who argues for a particular, often controversial, positio…
57 terms
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Aesthetic
Undermine
Profound
Refute
(Adjective): Concerned with beauty of the appreciation of bea…
(Verb): ... To damage or weaken someone or something, especially…
(adjective): ... (of a state, quality, or emotion) very great or…
(Verb): ... Prove (a statement or theory) to be wrong or false;…
Aesthetic
(Adjective): Concerned with beauty of the appreciation of bea…
Undermine
(Verb): ... To damage or weaken someone or something, especially…
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Despondent
Didactic
Diffident
Dire
In low spirits from loss of hope or courage
Intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
Modest or shy due to a lack of self confidence
Warning or having dreadful consequences
Despondent
In low spirits from loss of hope or courage
Didactic
Intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
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affluent
contingent
exacerbate
reticent
wealthy, rich
dependency
worsen, intensify
reserved, quiet, reactant
affluent
wealthy, rich
contingent
dependency
10 terms
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Abstemious
Blithe
Crepuscular
Enunciation
Self denying; refraining from indulging
Free spirited; Carefree
Active at dawn & dusk
Clear pronunciation; accent articulation
Abstemious
Self denying; refraining from indulging
Blithe
Free spirited; Carefree
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Ambivalence
Apathetic
Assertion
Befuddled
Mixed feelings or emotions
Showing little or no emotion
A declaration that is made emphatically
Perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements
Ambivalence
Mixed feelings or emotions
Apathetic
Showing little or no emotion
20 terms
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Aberration
Aesthetic
anomaly
aversion
the act of departing from the right, normal, or usual course.…
concerned with beauty ... Most of them were not made to become s…
a deviation from the common rule, type, arrangement, or form.…
He was remarkable for ugliness, and was an object of aversion…
Aberration
the act of departing from the right, normal, or usual course.…
Aesthetic
concerned with beauty ... Most of them were not made to become s…
100 terms
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Abbreviate
Astinence
Adulation
Adversity
(V) to shorten, abridge
(N) the act of refraining from pleasurable activity
(N) high praise
(N) misfortune, an unfortunate turn of events
Abbreviate
(V) to shorten, abridge
Astinence
(N) the act of refraining from pleasurable activity
50 terms
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Loquacious
Cordial
Insipid
Osetentatious
Talkative, especially excessive
Warm, friendly, hearty
Without taste or flavor, bland
Showy or flashy in an attempt to impress
Loquacious
Talkative, especially excessive
Cordial
Warm, friendly, hearty
19 terms
Sat prep
Adversity
Antidote
Benevolence
Culpable
Misfortune
Relive of poison
Kindness
Guilty
Adversity
Misfortune
Antidote
Relive of poison
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Galvanize (verb)
Admonition(noun)
Defy (verb)
altercation (noun)
Def: shock or excite (shock into action)... Syn: jott, startle,…
Def: authoritative counsel or warning... Syn: scolding , counsel…
Def: openly resist or refuse to obey... Syn: ignore, disobey, fl…
Def: noisy argument or disagreement... Syn: fight, clash, fallin…
Galvanize (verb)
Def: shock or excite (shock into action)... Syn: jott, startle,…
Admonition(noun)
Def: authoritative counsel or warning... Syn: scolding , counsel…
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Comely
Clairvoyance
Clamorous
Clan
Adj. handsome
N. intuitive wisdom
Adj. urgent in complaint
N. a tribe
Comely
Adj. handsome
Clairvoyance
N. intuitive wisdom
SAT PREP
adhere
aloof
ambiguous
analyze
(v) stick completely to a surface or substance {or} belive in…
(adj) not friendly or forthcoming,cool and distant
(adj)open to more than one interpretation;having a double mea…
(v) examine in detail,typically for purposes of explanation a…
adhere
(v) stick completely to a surface or substance {or} belive in…
aloof
(adj) not friendly or forthcoming,cool and distant
10 terms
Sat Prep
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
verb; to combine, syn: unite, ant; splinter
adj; mentally ill, insane, syn; deranged, ant; sane
verb; to sharpen, ant; dull
v; to besiege by encircling(with an army) syn; surround, ant;…
amalgamate
verb; to combine, syn: unite, ant; splinter
demented
adj; mentally ill, insane, syn; deranged, ant; sane
18 terms
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Forage
Forbearance
Forstall
Forlorn
To graze rummage for food
Patience, restraint ,
To prevent
Lonely,hopeless
Forage
To graze rummage for food
Forbearance
Patience, restraint ,
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Acumen
Adjudicate
Anachronism
Apocryphal
Keeness of insight; quickness or accurarcy of judgment; acuit…
To act as judge in a matter; to settle through use of a judge…
A chronological misplacing of events, objects, customs or per…
Fictitious; bogus; doubtful or questionable authenticity
Acumen
Keeness of insight; quickness or accurarcy of judgment; acuit…
Adjudicate
To act as judge in a matter; to settle through use of a judge…
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Compassionate
Deleterious
Diligent
Taciturn
Sympathetic, merciful
Harmful
Hard-working
Reserved in speech, untalkative
Compassionate
Sympathetic, merciful
Deleterious
Harmful
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Inundate
Ironic
Levity
Malicious
Overwhelm, flood; submerge
Resulting in an unexpected and contrary outcome
Lack of seriousness
Hateful; spiteful
Inundate
Overwhelm, flood; submerge
Ironic
Resulting in an unexpected and contrary outcome
15 terms
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Disabuse
Heresy
Audit
Motley
To free someone from believing something false
The act of holding a belief that goes against established
To check the accuracy of financial accounts and records
Made up of dissimilar parts; being of many colors
Disabuse
To free someone from believing something false
Heresy
The act of holding a belief that goes against established
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Abate
Abbreviate
Abdicate
Abduction
Subside , decrease, lessen
Shorten
Renounce or give up
Kidnap or take
Abate
Subside , decrease, lessen
Abbreviate
Shorten
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alleviate
ameliorate
mitigate
ambi
relieve or improve; ease a pain or burden
to make or become better; improve
make less severe; alleviate; become milder
both, around - ambidextrous, ambivalent, ambiguous
alleviate
relieve or improve; ease a pain or burden
ameliorate
to make or become better; improve
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Pretentious
Prosaic
Provocative
Prudent
Adj. Pretending to be important
Adj. Dull
Adj. tending to provoke a response
Adj. cautious
Pretentious
Adj. Pretending to be important
Prosaic
Adj. Dull
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Adept
Bolster
Caustic
Dearth
Skillful
Support
Bitter
Scarcity
Adept
Skillful
Bolster
Support
10 terms
Sat Prep
Bolster
Brevity
Cajole
Candor
Support
Clear
Persuade
Honest
Bolster
Support
Brevity
Clear
11 terms
SAT Prep
Distance Formula
Geometry Formulas to Remember
Pythagorean Theorem
Pythagorean Triples
d=rt
Square:... A= l•w... P=2(l•w)... Triangle:... A=1/2•b•h... Circle:... A=pi•r^2…
a^2 + b^2 = c^2
3-4-5 ; 5-12-13
Distance Formula
d=rt
Geometry Formulas to Remember
Square:... A= l•w... P=2(l•w)... Triangle:... A=1/2•b•h... Circle:... A=pi•r^2…
13 terms
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ambivalence
frank
indignant
empathetic
mixed feelings or emotions
characterized by directness in manner or speech
angered at something unjust or wrong
showing ready comprehension of others' states
ambivalence
mixed feelings or emotions
frank
characterized by directness in manner or speech
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stanza
aesthetic
opaque
esoteric
section of a poem
pertaining to beauty
not transparent, not clear or hard to understand
known only by select few
stanza
section of a poem
aesthetic
pertaining to beauty
10 terms
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Bolster
Brevity
Cajole
Candor
Support/prop
Conciseness
Wheedle
Frankness
Bolster
Support/prop
Brevity
Conciseness
126 terms
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#1 Reticent (adj)
#1 Quiescent (adj)
#1 Concise (adj)
#1 Succinct (adj)
quiet, shy, reluctant, hesitant
quiet, peaceful, tranquil
using few words
using few words, getting right to the point
#1 Reticent (adj)
quiet, shy, reluctant, hesitant
#1 Quiescent (adj)
quiet, peaceful, tranquil
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Advocate
Apologist
Appease
Bolster
Advocate-To provide public support for a person, cause, or po…
Apologists- one who argues for a particular, often controvers…
Appease- To yield to demands in order to conciliate.... Example-…
Bolster- To strengthen or support.... Example- The case was bols…
Advocate
Advocate-To provide public support for a person, cause, or po…
Apologist
Apologists- one who argues for a particular, often controvers…
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Abstruse
Academic
Accessible
Acclaim
Difficult to understand
scholarly
easy to approach
Applaud; announce with great approval
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
Academic
scholarly
16 terms
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exasperation
convergence
surreptitious
anecdote
irritation, frustration
crowd of people
Secret, stealthy
short account of an event
exasperation
irritation, frustration
convergence
crowd of people
13 terms
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fastidious
meticulous
scrutinize
vigilant
processing or displaying careful, meticulous attention to det…
extremely careful and precise; concerned with detail
to examine carefully
alertly watchful
fastidious
processing or displaying careful, meticulous attention to det…
meticulous
extremely careful and precise; concerned with detail
27 terms
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condescend
contemptuous
disdain
haughty
to look down upon; to act superior toward
being scornful, hateful, or disdainful
contempt or scorn
arrogant; proud; insolent
condescend
to look down upon; to act superior toward
contemptuous
being scornful, hateful, or disdainful
61 terms
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Test 4-8
Exuberence
Frugality
Flagrant
...
Overflowing, abound
Thrift, economy
Wicked, outrageous, blatant
Test 4-8
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Exuberence
Overflowing, abound
15 terms
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Masochist
Finesse
Heterogeneous
Eclectic
One who enjoys his or her own pain and suffering
Diplomacy, tact, artful management
Different, dissimilar
Choosing from various sources
Masochist
One who enjoys his or her own pain and suffering
Finesse
Diplomacy, tact, artful management
12 terms
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Admonition
Defy
Galvanize
Altercation
Gentle scolding/ warning.... Synonym: Counsel, Advice, or Cautio…
Openly resist or refuse to obey.... Synonym: Disobey, Go against…
Shock or execute (someone) typically into taking action. ... Syn…
A noisy argument or disagreement, especially in public.... Synon…
Admonition
Gentle scolding/ warning.... Synonym: Counsel, Advice, or Cautio…
Defy
Openly resist or refuse to obey.... Synonym: Disobey, Go against…
33 terms
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blithe
equanimity
euphoric
levity
carefree and lighthearted
composure; being calm, even-keeled, balanced
extremely happy; elated; overjoyed
lightness of manner or speech
blithe
carefree and lighthearted
equanimity
composure; being calm, even-keeled, balanced
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Abstinence
Consensus
Insolent
Meliorate
The act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite
An opinion or position reached by a group as a whole
Presumptuous and insulting in manner of speech; arrogant
To improve, to make better
Abstinence
The act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite
Consensus
An opinion or position reached by a group as a whole
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Sat prep
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
To scold mildly
Break through
Robber
Careful cautious
Admonish
To scold mildly
Breach
Break through
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Fastidious
Elusive
Eloquence
Deplore
Difficult to please
Hard to grasp
Persuasive speech
To disapprove of
Fastidious
Difficult to please
Elusive
Hard to grasp
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Adhere... Verb
Aloof... Adj
Analyze... Adj
Anecdote... Verb
Stick completly to a suface
Not friendly
Examine in detail
A short or amusing or interesting story about a real incident…
Adhere... Verb
Stick completly to a suface
Aloof... Adj
Not friendly
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Assiduous
Benevolent
Censure
Clairvoyant
Constant, unremitting
Characterized by or expressing goodwill
Strong expression of disapproval
Having or claiming to have power of seeing objects or actions…
Assiduous
Constant, unremitting
Benevolent
Characterized by or expressing goodwill
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Abhor
Annotate
Cognitive
Connotation
Extreme hate
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Mental process of knowing information
Indirect meaning of a word
Abhor
Extreme hate
Annotate
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