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PSAT Vocab List - Hamilton
Abeyance... (Noun)
Ameliorate... (Verb)
Anarchist... (Noun)
Ardent... (Adjective)
Definition: Suspension of action ... Sentence: The CEO held the…
Definition: To make better, to relieve, to improve... Sentence:…
Definition: One who believes in the absence of government or…
Definition: Expressing strong feelings, impassioned, zealous…
Abeyance... (Noun)
Definition: Suspension of action ... Sentence: The CEO held the…
Ameliorate... (Verb)
Definition: To make better, to relieve, to improve... Sentence:…
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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
PSAT Power Word List
Abstract
Accessible
Accommodate
Acknowledge
Complex, discusses intangible qualities like good and evil, s…
(adj.) obtainable, reachable (After studying with SparkNotes…
to make fit, adjust to
recognize; admit
Abstract
Complex, discusses intangible qualities like good and evil, s…
Accessible
(adj.) obtainable, reachable (After studying with SparkNotes…
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PSAT words
Venemous
Stolid
Hypnotized
suspended
poisonous, spiteful, mean
unemotional; lacking sensitivity
mesmerized
temporarily inactive
Venemous
poisonous, spiteful, mean
Stolid
unemotional; lacking sensitivity
24 terms
PSAT Word List #3
alias
alleviate
allude
allure
an assumed name
Relieve; lessen
To refer to casually or indirectly
(v.) to entice, tempt; to be attractive to; (n.) a strong att…
alias
an assumed name
alleviate
Relieve; lessen
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PSAT Word List 1
abase (v.)
abate (v.)
abdicate (v.)
aberration (n.)
lower; humiliate
subside; decrease; lessen
renounce; give up
deviation from the expected or the normal; mental irregularit…
abase (v.)
lower; humiliate
abate (v.)
subside; decrease; lessen
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PSAT Word List #1
abut
affront
agrarian
allay
to touch, have a common boundary
insult deliberately
pertaining to farming
calm, pacify, soothe
abut
to touch, have a common boundary
affront
insult deliberately
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PSAT Word List #3
prescribe
proscribe
prescribe - prescription
pro
order, advise, specify rule, command
prohibit, forbid, interdict
what your doctor orders
starts same as prohibit and rhymes with no
prescribe
order, advise, specify rule, command
proscribe
prohibit, forbid, interdict
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PSAT Word List #2
hone
hurtle
illicit
incense
sharpen
to speed
illegal, not permitted
enrage, anger
hone
sharpen
hurtle
to speed
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Word List 1/PSAT
Abstruse
accolade
abscond
aberration
obscure; profound; difficult to understand
award of merit
depart secretly to avoid capture
deviation from the expected or the normal; mental irregularit…
Abstruse
obscure; profound; difficult to understand
accolade
award of merit
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Word List 2 PSAT
Adverse
advocate
adversity
adulation
unfavorable; hostile
urge; plead for
poverty; misfortune
flattery; admiration
Adverse
unfavorable; hostile
advocate
urge; plead for
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PSAT Word List
aesthetic
eclectic
enigma
anomalous
appealing to the sense of beauty
choosing from a variety of sources
a puzzle; a riddle
deviating from a general rule; out of place; incongruous
aesthetic
appealing to the sense of beauty
eclectic
choosing from a variety of sources
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Barron's PSAT Word List 1
Abase
Abate
Abdicate
Aberration
(VERB) lower; humiliate
(VERB) decrease; lessen
(VERB) renounce; give up
(NOUN) deviation from the expected or the normal
Abase
(VERB) lower; humiliate
Abate
(VERB) decrease; lessen
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PSAT Basic Word List
abase
aberration
abet
abeyance
v. lower; humiliate
n. deviation from the expected or the normal; mental irregula…
v. encourage, aid
n. suspended action (pause, stop, break)
abase
v. lower; humiliate
aberration
n. deviation from the expected or the normal; mental irregula…
PSAT Power Word List
abstract
adversary
adverse
aesthetic
adj. existing in thought or as an idea but not having a physi…
n. one's opponent in a contest, conflict, or dispute
adj. preventing success or development; harmful; unfavorable
adj. concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty
abstract
adj. existing in thought or as an idea but not having a physi…
adversary
n. one's opponent in a contest, conflict, or dispute
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PSAT Word List 12
fickle
lethargy
hackneyed
amass
capricious; whimsical; unpredictable
sluggishness; laziness;drowsiness; indifference
banal; overused; trite
to accumulate
fickle
capricious; whimsical; unpredictable
lethargy
sluggishness; laziness;drowsiness; indifference
PSAT Words, List 2
benign (adj)
buoyant (adj)
caricature (noun)
circumspect (adj)
kindly;favorable;not malignant
able to float; cheerful and optimistic
exaggerated picture or description; distortion
prudent; cautious
benign (adj)
kindly;favorable;not malignant
buoyant (adj)
able to float; cheerful and optimistic
PSAT Word List #6
divulge
docile
doctrine
dogmatic
(v.) to tell, reveal; to make public
Easy to teach or manage
(n.) a belief, principle, or teaching; a system of such belie…
dictatorial in one's opinions
divulge
(v.) to tell, reveal; to make public
docile
Easy to teach or manage
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Psat words
Venemous
Stolid
Hypnotized
suspended
poisonous, spiteful, mean
unemotional; lacking sensitivity
mesmerized
temporarily inactive
Venemous
poisonous, spiteful, mean
Stolid
unemotional; lacking sensitivity
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PSAT word list 3
anarchy
alienate
anarchist
alias
absence of a governing body; state of disorder
make hostile; separate
person who seeks to overturn the established government; advo…
an assumed name
anarchy
absence of a governing body; state of disorder
alienate
make hostile; separate
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PSAT Word List 4
animated
animosity
aristocracy
arid
lively; spirited
active enmity
hereditary nobility; privileged class
dry; barren
animated
lively; spirited
animosity
active enmity
PSAT Word List #6
divulge
docile
doctrine
dogmatic
(v.) to tell, reveal; to make public
Easy to teach or manage
(n.) a belief, principle, or teaching; a system of such belie…
dictatorial in one's opinions
divulge
(v.) to tell, reveal; to make public
docile
Easy to teach or manage
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PSAT Word List 14
Adamant
Brawny
Decathlon
Equivocate
Forceful
Muscular
An athletic competition with ten events
Avoid telling the truth
Adamant
Forceful
Brawny
Muscular
PSAT word list #2
altruistic
ambivalent
angular
arrogant
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous (Nu…
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
lean, sharp cornered, gaunt, (the patient has lost so much we…
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud (Because the girl wa…
altruistic
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous (Nu…
ambivalent
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
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PSAT Word List 2
convergence
delterious
demagogue
digression
joining of parts
harmful
rabble rousing leader
straying from the main point
convergence
joining of parts
delterious
harmful
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PSAT Word List #3
alloy
alliusion
aloft
altercation
mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate
indirect reference
upward
quarrel; heated dispute
alloy
mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate
alliusion
indirect reference
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PSAT Word List 1
abase
abate
abdicate
aberration
(v.) to humiliate, degrade
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
(v.) to resign, formally give up an office or a duty; to diso…
(n.) something that differs from the norm
abase
(v.) to humiliate, degrade
abate
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
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PSAT Word list 4
querulous
rancorous
reclusive
reconciliation
irritable
hateful
withdrawn, hermit-like
agreement after a quarrel
querulous
irritable
rancorous
hateful
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PSAT Power Word List
abstract
accessible
acclaim
accommodate
Theoretical; not concrete
obtainable
Praise
to make fit, adjust to
abstract
Theoretical; not concrete
accessible
obtainable
PSAT Words
abhor (v.)
bigot (adj.)
counterfeit (N.)
Hamper (v.)
To hate
A narrow minded or prejudice
Fake or false in orgin
To hinder or obstruct (blocking)
abhor (v.)
To hate
bigot (adj.)
A narrow minded or prejudice
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PSAT Words
ascertain
circumspect
precocious
reticent
find out
cautious
unusually advanced or mature
often silent or reserved
ascertain
find out
circumspect
cautious
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PSAT Word List 2
convergence
delterious
demagogue
digression
joining of parts
harmful
rabble rousing leader
straying from the main point
convergence
joining of parts
delterious
harmful
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PSAT Word List 4
querulous
rancorous
reclusive
reconciliation
irritable
hateful
withdrawn, hermit-like
agreement after a quarrel
querulous
irritable
rancorous
hateful
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PSAT Word List #1
abase
abate
abdicate
aberration
lower, humiliate
subside; decrease; lessen
renounce; give up
deviation from the expected or normal; mental irregularity or…
abase
lower, humiliate
abate
subside; decrease; lessen
PSAT word list
acquisitive
belabor
coherent
emulate
able to get and retain ideas or information:concerned with ac…
to work on excessively: to thrash soundly, overwork
holding or sticking together; making a logical whole comprehe…
to imitate with the intent of equaling or surpassing the model
acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas or information:concerned with ac…
belabor
to work on excessively: to thrash soundly, overwork
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PSAT Word List 7
depravity
gravity
banal
extol
moral corruption
seriousness (secondary meaning)
unoriginal; ordinary
to praise
depravity
moral corruption
gravity
seriousness (secondary meaning)
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PSAT Word list 5
indifferent
apathy
obscure
impartial
not caring one way or the other; mediocre; lacking preference…
lack of emotion or interest
unclear; clouded; partially hidden; hard to understand
unbiased; neutral
indifferent
not caring one way or the other; mediocre; lacking preference…
apathy
lack of emotion or interest
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PSAT Word List 3
alias
alienate
alleviate
alloy
an assumed name
make hostile; separate
relieve; lessen
mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate
alias
an assumed name
alienate
make hostile; separate
25 terms
PSAT Word List 1
abbreviate
abstinence
adulation
adversity
shorten, abridge
act of refraining from
high praise
misfortune
abbreviate
shorten, abridge
abstinence
act of refraining from
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PSAT Word List 8
profound
ironic
dogmatic
condone
deep; insightful (the opposite of superficial)
satiric; unexpected
arrogantly assertive of unproven ideas; arrogantly claiming t…
to overlook; to permit to happen
profound
deep; insightful (the opposite of superficial)
ironic
satiric; unexpected
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PSAT Word List 6
resolute
servile
acute
reticent
determined; firm; unwavering
submissive and subservient; like a servant
sharp; shrewd
restrained; uncommunicative
resolute
determined; firm; unwavering
servile
submissive and subservient; like a servant
25 terms
PSAT Word List 15
oblivion
rectify
epic
implement
the state of being forgotten
to fix; to correct
large in scope or size
to put into effect; to carry out
oblivion
the state of being forgotten
rectify
to fix; to correct
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PSAT Word List 3
impute
incompatible
inconsequential
inevitable
to attribute to someone
unable to work together
trivial
unavoidable, certain
impute
to attribute to someone
incompatible
unable to work together
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PSAT words list
Abandon
Abase
Abate
Abdicate
Total lack of inhibition
Disgrace
To reduce
To give up a position
Abandon
Total lack of inhibition
Abase
Disgrace
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PSAT word list
Abase
Abdicate
Aberation
Abet
Disgrace
To give up power
Something different from the usual
To aid
Abase
Disgrace
Abdicate
To give up power
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PSAT Word List
Abase
Abate
Abdicate
Aberration
(Verb) Humiliate
(Verb) Decrease
(Verb) Give up
(Noun) Mental irregularity or disorder
Abase
(Verb) Humiliate
Abate
(Verb) Decrease
PSAT Word List 1
Abandon (n)
Abase (v)
Abate
Abdicate
Total lack of inhibition or restraint
To lower in rank, office, prestige, or esteem
To decrease, reduce
To give up a position, right, or power
Abandon (n)
Total lack of inhibition or restraint
Abase (v)
To lower in rank, office, prestige, or esteem
25 terms
PSAT Word List 11
digress
appease
frivolous
instigate
to go off the subject
to soothe; to pacify by giving into
not serious; not solemn; with levity
to provoke; to stir up
digress
to go off the subject
appease
to soothe; to pacify by giving into
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PSAT Word List 12
fickle
lethargy
hackneyed
amass
capricious; whimsical; unpredictable
sluggishness; laziness; drowsiness; indifference
banal; overused; trite
to accumulate
fickle
capricious; whimsical; unpredictable
lethargy
sluggishness; laziness; drowsiness; indifference
PSAT Word List
Abandon
abase
abate
abdicate
total lack of inhibition
to humble; disgrace
to decrease, reduce
something different from the usual
Abandon
total lack of inhibition
abase
to humble; disgrace
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