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29 terms
PSAT/SAT English #3
Debunk
Delineate
De-
Linear-
To show that something (such as a belief or theory) is not tr…
To clearly show or describe (something)
Down, off of, Down of
Of, consisting of, or using lines.
Debunk
To show that something (such as a belief or theory) is not tr…
Delineate
To clearly show or describe (something)
30 terms
PSAT/SAT English #9
Exploitative
Hierarchy
Hieros
Arkhes
Intended to take selfish advantage of a situation or person.
A power structure in which members are ranked by status.
Sacred
Ruler
Exploitative
Intended to take selfish advantage of a situation or person.
Hierarchy
A power structure in which members are ranked by status.
32 terms
English PSAT/SAT Vocabulary
Advocate
Ad-
Vocare-
Apologist
A person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cau…
To, towards
To name, to call
A person who offers an argument in defense of something contr…
Advocate
A person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cau…
Ad-
To, towards
71 terms
English PSAT/SAT Vocabulary
Abstract
Ab-
Tract-
Anthropology
Existing in thought or as an idea, but not having physical or…
Away from, from, off, down
Drag, pull
The study of human kind
Abstract
Existing in thought or as an idea, but not having physical or…
Ab-
Away from, from, off, down
25 terms
English PSAT/SAT #5
Rebut
Recalcitrant
Re-
Calcitrare
Claim or prove that (evidence or an accusation) is false.
Having an obstinately uncooperative attitude toward authority…
Back, or again
Kick-Start
Rebut
Claim or prove that (evidence or an accusation) is false.
Recalcitrant
Having an obstinately uncooperative attitude toward authority…
32 terms
English PSAT/SAT #2
Advocate
Ad-
Vocare-
Apologist
A person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cau…
To, towards
To name, to call
A person who offers an argument in defense of something contr…
Advocate
A person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cau…
Ad-
To, towards
29 terms
PSAT/SAT English 3
Debunk
Delineate
De-
Linear-
To show that something (such as a belief or theory) is not tr…
To clearly show or describe (something)
Down, off of, Down of
Of, consisting of, or using lines.
Debunk
To show that something (such as a belief or theory) is not tr…
Delineate
To clearly show or describe (something)
26 terms
English PSAT/SAT 4
inexorable
infer
insinuate
Intransigent
unyielding; unalterable
to derive by reasoning; conclude or judge from premises or ev…
to suggest or hint slyly
refusing to agree or compromise; uncompromising; inflexible
inexorable
unyielding; unalterable
infer
to derive by reasoning; conclude or judge from premises or ev…
68 terms
PSAT/SAT English Vocabulary
Abase
Abate
Abdicate
Abduct
v. to humiliate/degrade
v. to reduce, lessen
v. to give up a position, usually one of leadership
v. to kidnap/take by force
Abase
v. to humiliate/degrade
Abate
v. to reduce, lessen
32 terms
English PSAT/SAT #2
Advocate
Ad-
Vocare-
Apologist
A person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cau…
To, towards
To name, to call
A person who offers an argument in defense of something contr…
Advocate
A person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cau…
Ad-
To, towards
26 terms
English PSAT/SAT List 4
inexorable
infer
insinuate
Intransigent
unyielding; unalterable
to derive by reasoning; conclude or judge from premises or ev…
to suggest or hint slyly
refusing to agree or compromise; uncompromising; inflexible
inexorable
unyielding; unalterable
infer
to derive by reasoning; conclude or judge from premises or ev…
26 terms
English PSAT/SAT List 4
inexorable
infer
insinuate
Intransigent
unyielding; unalterable
to derive by reasoning; conclude or judge from premises or ev…
to suggest or hint slyly
refusing to agree or compromise; uncompromising; inflexible
inexorable
unyielding; unalterable
infer
to derive by reasoning; conclude or judge from premises or ev…
12 terms
PSAT/SAT study: set #1
abridge
abstract
acclaim
adulation
to shorten commonly used for books the book war and peace was…
to him hunger was an abstract concept, he had never missed a…
applaud, announce with great approval
flattery,admiration
abridge
to shorten commonly used for books the book war and peace was…
abstract
to him hunger was an abstract concept, he had never missed a…
25 terms
PSAT/SAT List 1
Adroit
Antithesis
Arcane
Bewail
Clever or skillful using the hands and mind
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone else
Understood by few; mysterious or secret
Express great great regret, disappointment or bitterness
Adroit
Clever or skillful using the hands and mind
Antithesis
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone else
39 terms
PSAT/ SAT # 1 & 2
Abate
Bravado
Cryptic
Defile
(Verb) decrease, lessen
(Noun) swagger, assumed
(Adj.) Hidden, secret, mysterious
(Verb) Profane, pollute
Abate
(Verb) decrease, lessen
Bravado
(Noun) swagger, assumed
20 terms
SAT/PSAT Vocabulary 1
Torah
Talmud
Rosh Hashanah
Yom Kippur
The primary source in the Jewish religion is the Hewbrew Bibl…
Next in importance to the Hebrew Bible is the Babylonian Talm…
Marks the new year of the Jewish calendar.
This is the holiest day of the Jewish calendar. This is consi…
Torah
The primary source in the Jewish religion is the Hewbrew Bibl…
Talmud
Next in importance to the Hebrew Bible is the Babylonian Talm…
10 terms
PSAT/SAT Vocabulary Words
Abhor
Bigot
Counterfeit
Glower
to hate; regard with distrust and hatred
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
fake; false
to look at someone or something in an angry way; scowl
Abhor
to hate; regard with distrust and hatred
Bigot
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
17 terms
English PSAT words 1
ameliorate
approbation
ubiquitous
zenith
(VERB) to improve: make or become better
(NOUN) approval
(ADJ) being or seeming to be everywhere at the sametime
(NOUN) high point
ameliorate
(VERB) to improve: make or become better
approbation
(NOUN) approval
15 terms
PSAT/SAT
abash
abate
abide
ablution
to make ashamed or uneasy
to reduce
to remain; continue; stay; endure
a cleansing with water
abash
to make ashamed or uneasy
abate
to reduce
10 terms
SAT|PSAT 1-10
-logy
-ment
-mony
-ness
speech, study of
act or state of
a resulting thing, condition, or state
act or quality
-logy
speech, study of
-ment
act or state of
20 terms
SAT/PSAT Vocab #1
commodious
declivity
diatribe
dither
affording ample space and room; adapted to or suitable for use
downward slope
bitter denunciation or criticism, anathema
a state of trembling excitement or fear; vacillation; a tremb…
commodious
affording ample space and room; adapted to or suitable for use
declivity
downward slope
20 terms
Vocabulary (PSAT/SAT) #1
Haughty
Impeccable
Gregarious
Incorrigible
disdainfully proud.
exemplary (perfect).
sociable.
incapable of correction.
Haughty
disdainfully proud.
Impeccable
exemplary (perfect).
50 terms
English PSAT Vocabulary #1
abstemious
aggregation
alacrity
ambient
exercising moderation; self restraint
gathered together; accumulated
cheerful promptness; eagerness
surrounding
abstemious
exercising moderation; self restraint
aggregation
gathered together; accumulated
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English: PSAT Vocabulary 1
Absolve
Abstract
Acclaim
Accommodate
To pardon; free from blame
Theoretical; not concrete
Great approval; applause
To provide for; to make exception for
Absolve
To pardon; free from blame
Abstract
Theoretical; not concrete
20 terms
PSAT/SAT Word List 1
aesthete
alacrity
aphorism
appropriate
(noun) an individual who appreciates beauty and seeks it
(noun) a cheerful readiness to do things; it often implies a…
(Noun) a wise saying; an adage; a maxim offering folk wisdom
(verb) to take another person's property as one's own; to sei…
aesthete
(noun) an individual who appreciates beauty and seeks it
alacrity
(noun) a cheerful readiness to do things; it often implies a…
20 terms
English PSAT Vocab #1
Wary
Volatile
Urbane
Reticent
careful, cautious
changeable, esp. for the worse
courteous; refined in manner
reserved; shy
Wary
careful, cautious
Volatile
changeable, esp. for the worse
109 terms
SAT & PSAT Vocabulary 1-100
Abandon
Abash
Abate
Abbreviate
Extreme enthusiasm; dispensing of all inhibitions
To humiliate
To lessen
To shorten, abridge
Abandon
Extreme enthusiasm; dispensing of all inhibitions
Abash
To humiliate
20 terms
English PSAT Vocab 1
Edifice
Ambidextrous
Belated
Animate
Large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
Equally skillful with either hand
Delayed
To give life or motion to
Edifice
Large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
Ambidextrous
Equally skillful with either hand
25 terms
English PSAT #1 Vocab
aberration
affectation
badger
behest
the act of departing from the right, normal, or usual course
an effort to appear to have a quality not really or fully pos…
any of various burrowing, carnivorous mammals of the family
a command or directive.
aberration
the act of departing from the right, normal, or usual course
affectation
an effort to appear to have a quality not really or fully pos…
30 terms
PSAT English test 1
Exodus
Exotic
Expedient (adj)
Expedient (noun)
A departure, usually of a large number of people
Foreign; charmingly unfamiliar or strikingly unusual
Advantageous to one's interest or purpose
An emergency course of action; a means to an end
Exodus
A departure, usually of a large number of people
Exotic
Foreign; charmingly unfamiliar or strikingly unusual
140 terms
PSAT vocab English III 1-10
abase
blight
celestial
conjecture
verb/ humilate
noun/ disease
adj./ noun/ heavenly
verb/noun guess
abase
verb/ humilate
blight
noun/ disease
115 terms
Combo SAT PSAT
Where is the mistake in this sentence?…
Where is the mistake in this sentence?…
Where is the mistake in this sentence?…
Where is the mistake in this sentence?…
want to be Olympic champions.
smartest boy in our class.....
and I are going to travel in Europe...
Charlotte and I were.....
Where is the mistake in this sentence?…
want to be Olympic champions.
Where is the mistake in this sentence?…
smartest boy in our class.....
10 terms
PSAT Vocabulary List #1
abbreviate
abstinence
adulation
adversity
shorten, abridge
act of refraining from
high praise
misfortune
abbreviate
shorten, abridge
abstinence
act of refraining from
20 terms
PSAT/SAT VOCAB 1-20
Abash
Abdicate
Abduct
Abet
Embarrased
Give up, relinquish
Kidnap, lead away
Help, assist
Abash
Embarrased
Abdicate
Give up, relinquish
25 terms
PSAT English part 1
authentic
candid
corroborate
delineate
conforming to fact; genuine
straightforward; honest; frank; blunt; unbiased
support with evidence
describe with accuracy and detail; outline
authentic
conforming to fact; genuine
candid
straightforward; honest; frank; blunt; unbiased
11 terms
PSAT/SAT
Active/Passive Voice
Parallel Structure Problem
Subject/Verb Agreement Problem
Pronoun Antecedent Problem
In passive voice sentences, the subject is acted upon by the…
using the same pattern of words to show that two or more idea…
depending on the noun,
A pronoun usually refers to something earlier in the text (it…
Active/Passive Voice
In passive voice sentences, the subject is acted upon by the…
Parallel Structure Problem
using the same pattern of words to show that two or more idea…
50 terms
SAT/PSAT Words (1-50)
Archaic
Aptitude
Appalling
Anterior
Belongs to the past; ancient or old-fashioned
Capacity for learning
Gross, Ew, filling with dismay
In front of, situated in front
Archaic
Belongs to the past; ancient or old-fashioned
Aptitude
Capacity for learning
100 terms
majortests.com PSAT SAT GRE English-Hebrew List #1
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
תִּעֵב, שָׂטַם, בָּחַל
קַנַּאי (אדם הקנאי למשהו או למישהו)
מְזֻיָּף / זִיּוּף, זַיְפָנוּת / זִיֵּף
אִזְרֵחַ; שִׁחְרֵר, הוֹצִיא אוֹתוֹ לַחָפְשִׁי
abhor
תִּעֵב, שָׂטַם, בָּחַל
bigot
קַנַּאי (אדם הקנאי למשהו או למישהו)
39 terms
PSAT English Test 1
47, 60
4, 1
9-10
Reading section
In the reading section of the test, there are ___ questions i…
In the reading section of the test, there are ___ single pass…
Each passage is followed by how many questions?
US & world literature (1), history/social studies (2), scienc…
47, 60
In the reading section of the test, there are ___ questions i…
4, 1
In the reading section of the test, there are ___ single pass…
35 terms
PSAT english semester 1
test starts
bring what
PSAT myths
PSAT scoring
october 19 2016
school id number 2 pencils
colleges use PSAT scores for admission ... guessing is penalized…
between 320 and 1520... percentage of people you beat
test starts
october 19 2016
bring what
school id number 2 pencils
33 terms
English 1 psat vocab
Innovate
Temper
Capricious
Tentative
To be creative; to introduce something new
To modify; to harden
Whimsical
Not final
Innovate
To be creative; to introduce something new
Temper
To modify; to harden
15 terms
English PSAT vocal 1
Candid
Cease
Dawdle
Ebullient
Truthful and straightforward
Bring or come to an end
Waste time; be slow
Cheerful and full of energy
Candid
Truthful and straightforward
Cease
Bring or come to an end
25 terms
English: PSAT Words 1
abbreviate
abstinence
adulation
adversity
shorten, abridge
act of refraining from
high praise
misfortune
abbreviate
shorten, abridge
abstinence
act of refraining from
25 terms
PSAT english vocab 1
altruistic
ambivalent
angular
arrogant
generous
having contrary feelings or attitudes, undecided
lean, sharp cornered
overbearingly assuming
altruistic
generous
ambivalent
having contrary feelings or attitudes, undecided
ENGLISH 1 PSAT
Protagonist
Antagonist
Flat character
Round character
the leading character, hero, or heroine of a drama or other l…
A person who is opposed to, struggles against, or competes wi…
an easily recognized character type in fiction who may not be…
A character in fiction whose personality, background, motives…
Protagonist
the leading character, hero, or heroine of a drama or other l…
Antagonist
A person who is opposed to, struggles against, or competes wi…
79 terms
PSAT Vocabulary English 1
Absolve
Abstract
Accessible
Accommodate
To declare innocent (verb)
Not concrete (adjective)
Easily approached (adjective)
To assist (verb)
Absolve
To declare innocent (verb)
Abstract
Not concrete (adjective)
25 terms
English vocab PSAT 1
Aberration
Affectation
Badger
Behest
Deviating from the usual or normal course
An effort to have a quality that one doesn't fully have
A burrowing, carnivorous mammal
A command or directive
Aberration
Deviating from the usual or normal course
Affectation
An effort to have a quality that one doesn't fully have
20 terms
English PSAT #1
Wary
Volatile
Urbane
Reticent
Being on guard
Explosive, rapidly
Characteristic of sophisticated social life
Disposed to be silent, reluctant
Wary
Being on guard
Volatile
Explosive, rapidly
26 terms
PSAT ENGLISH VOCAB (1)
Vex (verb)
Continuance (noun)
Disposition (noun)
Unreserved (adjective)
-make (someone) feel annoyed, frustrated, or worried, especia…
-the state of remaining in existence or operation.... -a postpon…
-a person's inherent qualities of mind and character... -the way…
-without reservations; complete.... -not set apart for a particu…
Vex (verb)
-make (someone) feel annoyed, frustrated, or worried, especia…
Continuance (noun)
-the state of remaining in existence or operation.... -a postpon…
25 terms
PSAT English Vocab 1
Abridge
Absolute
Analogous
Arrears
To shorten (a book, movie, speech, or other text) without los…
Not qualified or diminished in any way; total
Comparable in certain respects, typically in a way that makes…
Money that is owed and should have been paid earlier.
Abridge
To shorten (a book, movie, speech, or other text) without los…
Absolute
Not qualified or diminished in any way; total
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