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AP English SAT Vocab
abdicate(resign, give up)
aboriginal(indigenous)
butte
deicide
to renounce or relinquish a throne, right, power, claim, resp…
original or earliest known, native
an isolated hill, or mountain rising abruptly above the surro…
the act of killing a god
abdicate(resign, give up)
to renounce or relinquish a throne, right, power, claim, resp…
aboriginal(indigenous)
original or earliest known, native
AP English SAT Vocab
Abate
Accrue
Adumbrate
Alleviate
verb - to lessen, reduce, or remove. to be diminished and les…
verb- to accumulate over time
verb - to represent in outline and indicate vaguely.
Verb- to reduce the severity
Abate
verb - to lessen, reduce, or remove. to be diminished and les…
Accrue
verb- to accumulate over time
Sat Vocab English AP
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
Able to retain information concerned with acquiring wealth
claim or take without right
Hackneyed, trite, or commonplace
To work on excessively
Acquisitive
Able to retain information concerned with acquiring wealth
Arrogate
claim or take without right
AP English: SAT 26
Raze
Rebuff
Recalcitrant
Recluse
To demolish
A blunt rejection
Resisting control
Apart from the world
Raze
To demolish
Rebuff
A blunt rejection
49 terms
AP English SAT Words
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
Adversity
Shorten, abridge
Act of refraining from
High praise
Misfortune
Abbreviate
Shorten, abridge
Abstinence
Act of refraining from
45 terms
Ap English sat vocab
Copius
Dearth
Elude
Galvanize
Large in quantity
A lack of scarcity, or insufficiency; not enough of
To avoid clearly; to escape perception of; evade
To stimulate or shock into activity; to arouse or stir to awa…
Copius
Large in quantity
Dearth
A lack of scarcity, or insufficiency; not enough of
AP English SAT Vocab
abjure
abrogate
acerbic
acrimony
to reject, renounce
to abolish, usually by authority
biting, bitter in tone or taste
bitterness, discord
abjure
to reject, renounce
abrogate
to abolish, usually by authority
AP English SAT Vocabulary
Sundry
supplant
Surfeit
tether
Various; several
to take the place of
overabundant amount
a rope or chain
Sundry
Various; several
supplant
to take the place of
20 terms
AP English SAT Vocabulary, Unit 1
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimerical
(n) something added to something else as helpful or useful bu…
(n) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse…
(v) to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; (n) a harsh or…
(adj) absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
Adjunct
(n) something added to something else as helpful or useful bu…
Bellwether
(n) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse…
Ap English SAT vocab
Apathy
Ambiguous
Fervent
Vagrant
Lack of emotion or interest
Having more then one meaning; vague
Passionate
A wandering homeless person; a tramp
Apathy
Lack of emotion or interest
Ambiguous
Having more then one meaning; vague
210 terms
SAT Words AP English
Abjure
Cogent
Enervate
Harangue
To reject, renounce
Intellectually convincing
To weaken, exhaust
A ranting speech or to give a speech
Abjure
To reject, renounce
Cogent
Intellectually convincing
26 terms
AP English SAT Vocab
Abdicate
Antediluvian
Callous
Convivial
(verb) to cast off or relinqush
(adj.) so extremely old as seeming to belong to an earlier pe…
(verb) make insensitive or callous; deaden feelings or morals…
(adj.) occupied with or fond of the pleasure of good company
Abdicate
(verb) to cast off or relinqush
Antediluvian
(adj.) so extremely old as seeming to belong to an earlier pe…
AP English SAT words
Alienate
Elated
Epigram
Fatalistic
to make unfriendly or hostile
exultantly proud and joyful
a short, witty poem expressing a single thought or observation
believing all occurrences are predetermine and unutterable
Alienate
to make unfriendly or hostile
Elated
exultantly proud and joyful
AP English SAT Words
Eccentric
Elusive
Eminent
Exorbitant
off center;hence, a bit odd, weird, peculiar
out of reach, hard to catch, evasive
Outstanding; very prominent,notable
literally out of orbit, hence unreasonable
Eccentric
off center;hence, a bit odd, weird, peculiar
Elusive
out of reach, hard to catch, evasive
AP English SAT2
Abdicate
Affectation
Arbitrary
Beseech
To decline or reject a powerful position (kingship).
an exaggerated or deliberate mannerism.
Done or chosen without reason (random).
To beg or plead.
Abdicate
To decline or reject a powerful position (kingship).
Affectation
an exaggerated or deliberate mannerism.
Ap English SAT 16
Salient
Recant
Jocular
Palliate
Significant
to withdraw a statement or opinion
Humorous / Light hearted
To ease
Salient
Significant
Recant
to withdraw a statement or opinion
SAT Vocab AP English
husbandry
ignominy
ineptitude
insipid
careful management of resources
shame
lack of ability
flavorless; bland
husbandry
careful management of resources
ignominy
shame
AP English SAT 17
Rebuke
Nonentity
Sang-froid
Desultory
To scold or blame
A person or thing of little importance
Calmness
Wandering from subject to subject
Rebuke
To scold or blame
Nonentity
A person or thing of little importance
AP English SAT Vocab
Cringe
Oblique
Plumage
Resignation
bend one's head and body in fear or in a servile manner.
indirect or evasive; misleading or devious
a bird's feathers collectively.
an act of retiring or giving up a position.
Cringe
bend one's head and body in fear or in a servile manner.
Oblique
indirect or evasive; misleading or devious
10 terms
AP English SAT Vocab
acrimony
awry
consign
distasteful
(n) sharpness, harshness, bitterness
(adj) to go against or away from set plans
(v) to hand over formally
(adj) causing slight disgust
acrimony
(n) sharpness, harshness, bitterness
awry
(adj) to go against or away from set plans
AP English SAT
Scrutinize
Spontaneously
Subtle
Superficial
To examine carefully
Happening or arising without apparent external cause; self ge…
So slight, difficult to detect, not obvious
Lacking in depth
Scrutinize
To examine carefully
Spontaneously
Happening or arising without apparent external cause; self ge…
10 terms
SAT AP English words
Parochial
Misanthrope
Patronize
Epicurean
(Adjective) - concerned with only local issue without regard…
(Noun) - someone who hates people
(Verb) - to talk down to someone
(Noun) - someone who takes pleasure in luxurious things, espe…
Parochial
(Adjective) - concerned with only local issue without regard…
Misanthrope
(Noun) - someone who hates people
AP English SAT Vocab
Nuance
Plagiarism
Renown
Tangent
a subtle distinction or variation
taking someone's work, marking it as your own and not giving…
state of being well known and honored; fame
a completely different line of thought or reason; random
Nuance
a subtle distinction or variation
Plagiarism
taking someone's work, marking it as your own and not giving…
AP English SAT Vocab
Hyperbole
Imagery
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
A figure of speech in which natural sounds are imitated in th…
Hyperbole
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
Imagery
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
20 terms
Ap English SAT Vocab
contrite
heinous
enhance
impeccable
feeling regret for having committed some wrongdoing
hatefully or shockingly evil
to increase the value or beauty of something
faultless; without sin or blemish
contrite
feeling regret for having committed some wrongdoing
heinous
hatefully or shockingly evil
25 terms
AP ENGLISH SAT WORDS
Aloof
Appreciate
Apprehend
Belligerent
Apart, indifferent
To increase in value
To seize, arrest, take into custody; or understand, become aw…
Waging war, or exhibiting assertiveness
Aloof
Apart, indifferent
Appreciate
To increase in value
15 terms
AP English SAT vocab
Perfunctory
Eschew
Incitement
Collude/collusion
Routine
To shun, get rid of or avoid
the action of provoking unlawful behavior or urging someone t…
come to a secret understanding for a harmful purpose; conspire.
Perfunctory
Routine
Eschew
To shun, get rid of or avoid
29 terms
AP English SAT
Placate
Raze
Contentious
Blighted
Pacify
Destroy completely
Quarrelsome
Impaired, suffering from a disease
Placate
Pacify
Raze
Destroy completely
AP English SAT Vocab
defunct
scurrilous
malevolence
semblance
No longer existing or functioning
(adj.) coarsely abusive, vulgar or low (especially in languag…
Ill will or evil intentions
the outward appearance or apparent form of something, especia…
defunct
No longer existing or functioning
scurrilous
(adj.) coarsely abusive, vulgar or low (especially in languag…
AP English SAT Vocab
Banal
Bellicose
Finesse
Glib
Devoid of freshness or originality; hackneyed; trite.
Inclined or eager to fight; aggressively hostile; belligerent…
Extreme delicacy or subtlety in action, performance, skill, d…
Readily fluent, often thoughtlessly, superficially, or insinc…
Banal
Devoid of freshness or originality; hackneyed; trite.
Bellicose
Inclined or eager to fight; aggressively hostile; belligerent…
30 terms
Ap English sat words
Abjure
Cogent
Enervate
Harangue
To reject, renounce
Intellectually convincing
To weaken, exhaust
A ranting of speech... To give such a speech
Abjure
To reject, renounce
Cogent
Intellectually convincing
23 terms
SAT Vocabulary AP English
Lugubrious
Seraphically
Prestissimo
Colloquy
Mournful, dismal, gloomy, especially to an exaggerated degree…
One of the first orders of angels (Adv)
In as fast a tempo as possible (Adv and Adj)
A formal conversation; a written dialogue
Lugubrious
Mournful, dismal, gloomy, especially to an exaggerated degree…
Seraphically
One of the first orders of angels (Adv)
SAT Vocab AP English
Camaraderie
Frangible
Litany
Moratorium
rapport and goodwill (friendship, amity)
easy to break
long, repetitive, or dull recital
Authorized delay
Camaraderie
rapport and goodwill (friendship, amity)
Frangible
easy to break
English Vocab AP and SAT
seminal
sentimental
sequential
severe
of, relating to, or having the power to originate; highly inf…
characterized or swayed by sentiment
forming or characterized by a sequence, as of units or musica…
unsparing or harsh, as in treatment of others: strict
seminal
of, relating to, or having the power to originate; highly inf…
sentimental
characterized or swayed by sentiment
AP and SAT English
allegory
Allusion
Anachronism
Anthropomorphism
A story with underlying symbols that really represent somethi…
An indirect reference to something or someone, usually literary
Placing a person in an inappropriate historical situation
Assigning human attributes to nonhuman things, usually used t…
allegory
A story with underlying symbols that really represent somethi…
Allusion
An indirect reference to something or someone, usually literary
AP english SAT terms
abstract
active voice
aesthetic
allegory
- not attached to anything specific or concrete... - for this re…
- in this verb form, the subject of the sentence performs the…
relating to beauty or to a branch of philosophy concerned wit…
a narrative in which literal meaning corresponds directly wit…
abstract
- not attached to anything specific or concrete... - for this re…
active voice
- in this verb form, the subject of the sentence performs the…
50 terms
SAT Vocab - AP English
Aspire (v.)
Bilateral (adj.)
Candor (n.)
Defraud (v.)
To strive for a goal; to want or desire something excellent o…
Having two sides.
Honesty or straightforwardness, especially being honest about…
To cheat; to gain something dishonestly, as through a lie, de…
Aspire (v.)
To strive for a goal; to want or desire something excellent o…
Bilateral (adj.)
Having two sides.
71 terms
Ap English (SAT Vocab)
Acquiesce
Altruistic
Bilk
Banal
To agree without openly expressing it
Unselfishly concerned for others
A cheat/slam or cheat/trick
Unoriginal
Acquiesce
To agree without openly expressing it
Altruistic
Unselfishly concerned for others
55 terms
AP ENGLISH SAT WORDS
Enigma
Apathy
Indifferent
Revere
A mystery; hard to understand or explain
Lack of emotion or interest
Having no preference
To worship; to honor
Enigma
A mystery; hard to understand or explain
Apathy
Lack of emotion or interest
25 terms
AP English III SAT Vocab
odious
wanton
contentious
strident
adj.... repugnant, hateful... syn: abhorrent, abominable, detestabl…
adj.... extravagant, excessive... syn: extreme... ant: frugal, reserved
adj.... characterized by argumentative attitude or action... syn: b…
adj.... shrill, loud, harsh... syn: grating, jarring, rasping, rauc…
odious
adj.... repugnant, hateful... syn: abhorrent, abominable, detestabl…
wanton
adj.... extravagant, excessive... syn: extreme... ant: frugal, reserved
45 terms
SAT Vocab (AP english)
Onus (n)
Paradigm (n)
Discern (v)
Nonplussed (v)
A burdon or obligation or responsibility; duty
A standard or model of; an outstanding clear or typical examp…
To perceive by the senses or by intellect; to recognize as di…
Perplexed; confused; puzzled; a state of utter perplexity
Onus (n)
A burdon or obligation or responsibility; duty
Paradigm (n)
A standard or model of; an outstanding clear or typical examp…
79 terms
AP English SAT Words
abstinence (n)
adulation (n)
adversity (n)
aesthetic (adj)
the act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g., eating…
high praise
misfortune, an unfavorable turn of events
pertaining to beauty or the arts
abstinence (n)
the act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g., eating…
adulation (n)
high praise
sat vocab english III AP
odious
wanton
contentious
strident
repugnant, hateful
extravagant, excessive
characterized by argumentative attitude or action quarrelsome…
shrill and loud, harsh
odious
repugnant, hateful
wanton
extravagant, excessive
13 terms
AP English: Lesson 3 SAT
intimate
implicit
implicate
allude
to hint at, to announce publicly, personal
implied, unquestioning, potential
to imply or involve
to refer to something indirectly
intimate
to hint at, to announce publicly, personal
implicit
implied, unquestioning, potential
26 terms
sat vocab ap english
pragmatic
innocuous
gratuitous
didactic
practical; concerned with facts or actual occurrences
having no adverse effect
given or received without return or pay; unjust; unnecessary…
intended to teach, but often teaching that which moralizes ex…
pragmatic
practical; concerned with facts or actual occurrences
innocuous
having no adverse effect
SAT VOCAB English III AP
Disparity
Impinge
Sanction
Servile
inequality in age, rank or degree; difference
hinder; interfere with
an economic push or military measure put in place to punish a…
submissive; like a servant
Disparity
inequality in age, rank or degree; difference
Impinge
hinder; interfere with
50 terms
AP English SAT vocab
abbreviate
abstinence
adulation
adversity
(v) to shorten, abridge
(n) the act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g., ea…
(n) high praise
(n) misfortune, an unfavorable turn of events
abbreviate
(v) to shorten, abridge
abstinence
(n) the act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g., ea…
11 terms
AP English: Lesson 1 SAT
acknowledge
articulate
assertion
attribute
to make known, to admit the truth or existence of, or to expr…
to speak clearly indistinct syllables or well-spoken
declaration or affirmation
to explain by indicating a cause or to regard as a characteri…
acknowledge
to make known, to admit the truth or existence of, or to expr…
articulate
to speak clearly indistinct syllables or well-spoken
SAT Vocab AP English #6
Sectarian
Peregrination
Accoutrement
Contrive
Narrowly confined to a particular group
Travel by walking
An accessory item of dress or equipment
To plan cleverly; to devise
Sectarian
Narrowly confined to a particular group
Peregrination
Travel by walking
61 terms
AP English 11 SAT words
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Using character and/or story elements symbolically to represe…
Repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds in…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
Allegory
Using character and/or story elements symbolically to represe…
Alliteration
Repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds in…
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