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15 terms
SAT Prep Lesson 15
orifice
hallow
perdition
aesthetic
mouth, opening
to make holy
damnation, ruin
pertaining to beauty
orifice
mouth, opening
hallow
to make holy
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SAT Lesson 15 A Vocabulary
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
Definition: to reduce in intensity or amount... Sentence: The fl…
Definition: preceding a cause... Sentence: The argument between…
Definition: very dry... Sentence: The desert is an _________ pla…
Definition: a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destruc…
abate
Definition: to reduce in intensity or amount... Sentence: The fl…
antecedent
Definition: preceding a cause... Sentence: The argument between…
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SAT Lesson 15 B Vocabulary
imperturbable
malleable
mortify
obdurate
Definition: marked by extreme calm, impassivity, assurance an…
Definition: capable of being shaped, influenced, or altered... S…
Definition: to humiliate, to wound pride, to experience shame…
Definition: extremely stubborn, unwilling to accept advice... Se…
imperturbable
Definition: marked by extreme calm, impassivity, assurance an…
malleable
Definition: capable of being shaped, influenced, or altered... S…
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SAT Prep Lesson 15
orifice
hallow
perdition
aesthetic
mouth, opening
to make holy
damnation, ruin
pertaining to beauty
orifice
mouth, opening
hallow
to make holy
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
Abate
Antecedent
Arid
Baneful
(V) To reduce in intensity or amount... (The flood waters abate…
(N) Preceding a cause... (The argument between the two men was…
(Adj) Very dry... (The desert is an arid place.)
(Adj) A source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive…
Abate
(V) To reduce in intensity or amount... (The flood waters abate…
Antecedent
(N) Preceding a cause... (The argument between the two men was…
10 terms
SAT Lesson 15
blandish
desecrate
fatuous
indefatigable
to coax by using flattery
to violate the sacredness of a thing or place
silly, foolish
incapable of defeat, failure, decay
blandish
to coax by using flattery
desecrate
to violate the sacredness of a thing or place
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
insouciant
sundry
callous
dearth
calm and carefree; lighthearted
various, several, miscellaneous
unfeeling, insensitive
scarcity; lack
insouciant
calm and carefree; lighthearted
sundry
various, several, miscellaneous
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SAT Lesson 15
analogous
cleave
derogatory
distraught
adj. similar or parallel in certain ways
v. 1. to split with a sharp instrument... 2. to cling together
adj. belittling; disparaging
adj. extremely troubled or agitated; worried
analogous
adj. similar or parallel in certain ways
cleave
v. 1. to split with a sharp instrument... 2. to cling together
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SAT Lesson 15 Antonyms
analogous
cleave
derogatory
distraught
ant: dissimilar; unrelated
ant: repel; separate
ant: complimentary; flattering
ant: content; comfortable
analogous
ant: dissimilar; unrelated
cleave
ant: repel; separate
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SAT Words (Lesson 15)
furtive
galvanize
garbled
garner
done quickly and with stealth to avoid from being noticed; se…
to arouse suddenly; to startle
confused; mixed up
to gather and store away; to collect
furtive
done quickly and with stealth to avoid from being noticed; se…
galvanize
to arouse suddenly; to startle
10 terms
SAT Vocabulary- Lesson 15
Animosity
Deplore
Empathy
Parody
Hostility; Noun
Regret; Verb
Sympathy; Noun
Imitation; Noun
Animosity
Hostility; Noun
Deplore
Regret; Verb
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
8 SAT Lesson 15
Gullible
Hamper
Hearten
Hianus
easily cheated or fooled
to prevent the free movement, action, or progress of; to hind…
to give strength, courage, or hope; to encourage
a gap or interruption in space, time, or continuity; a break
Gullible
easily cheated or fooled
Hamper
to prevent the free movement, action, or progress of; to hind…
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary: Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
15 terms
SAT Vocab Lesson 15
orifice
hallow
perdition
chaff
mouth; opening
to make holy
damnation; ruin; hell
worthless matter
orifice
mouth; opening
hallow
to make holy
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Hot Words for the SAT Lesson 15
compliant
fawning
obsequious
servile
yielding; submissive
gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
obeying or performing a service for someone in an overly atte…
slave-like; very humble and submissive
compliant
yielding; submissive
fawning
gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
25 terms
SAT vocabulary lesson 15
super
ab, abs
di
us, ut
over, greater than, above
against, away from
apart, away
to use
super
over, greater than, above
ab, abs
against, away from
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15 Alphabetical
gullible
idyllic
impair
iconoclast
easily cheated or fooled
charming in a rustic way; naturally peaceful
to cause to diminish, as in strength, value or quality.
one who attacks and seeks to overthrow traditional or popular…
gullible
easily cheated or fooled
idyllic
charming in a rustic way; naturally peaceful
17 terms
SAT Vocabulary Intro Lesson 15
adhere
durable
foster
gain
v.... to stick to or follow precisely... syn.... comply
adj.... something that lasts a long time... *time during which some…
v.... to promote growth or development... syn.... stimulate
v.... to obtain something needed or useful; to increase to the a…
adhere
v.... to stick to or follow precisely... syn.... comply
durable
adj.... something that lasts a long time... *time during which some…
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SAT Vocabulary - Lesson 15
furtive
galvanize
garbled
garner
adjective: done quickly and with stealth to avoid being notic…
verb: to arouse suddenly; to startle
adjective: confused, mixed up (ex: facts, statements, letters…
verb: to gather and store; to collect
furtive
adjective: done quickly and with stealth to avoid being notic…
galvanize
verb: to arouse suddenly; to startle
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SAT Vocab Lesson 15
Noxious
Connive
Chutzpah
Liege
harmful to health
to cooperate secretly in wrong doing
nerve; audacity
lord; master
Noxious
harmful to health
Connive
to cooperate secretly in wrong doing
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Hot Words for the SAT Lesson 15
compliant
fawning
obsequious
servile
adj. yielding, submissive
adj. gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by…
adj. obeying or preforming a service in an overly attentive m…
adj. slave-like; very humble and submissive
compliant
adj. yielding, submissive
fawning
adj. gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by…
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SAT Hot Words - Lesson 15
compliant
submissive
subordinate
servile
yielding, gives in to others, submissive
voluntarily obeying another, humble; (to yield to the power o…
lower in rank or status; under the authority of another
slave-like, humble, submissive
compliant
yielding, gives in to others, submissive
submissive
voluntarily obeying another, humble; (to yield to the power o…
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SAT vocab lesson 15
Atrophy
Abate
porous
wane
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
(adj.) full of tiny holes; able to be penetrated by air or wa…
To decrease gradually
Atrophy
(n.) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
Abate
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
Accentuate
Aficionado
Antecedent
Centrifugal
To emphasize or stress
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
A thing or event that precedes another; going before; preceding
Moving or tending away from the center
Accentuate
To emphasize or stress
Aficionado
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
Accentuate
Aficionado
Antecedent
Centrifugal
To emphasize or stress
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
(1) A thing or event that proceeds another ... (2) Going before;…
Moving or tending away from the center
Accentuate
To emphasize or stress
Aficionado
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
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SAT Vocab lesson 15
Adjunct
Macabre
Farcical
Debonair
Connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or auxi…
Horrible; Grim
Absurd; ridiculously clumsy
Carefree and self-confident in a manner; elegant and gracious
Adjunct
Connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or auxi…
Macabre
Horrible; Grim
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SAT Vocabulary Intro Lesson 15
adhere
durable
foster
gain
v.... to stick to or follow precisely... syn.... comply
adj.... something that lasts a long time... *time during which some…
v.... to promote growth or development... syn.... stimulate
v.... to obtain something needed or useful; to increase to the a…
adhere
v.... to stick to or follow precisely... syn.... comply
durable
adj.... something that lasts a long time... *time during which some…
26 terms
Sat Lesson 15
demarcation
demean
demure
denigrate
the marking of boundaries or categories
to lower the stature of something
quiet, modest, reserved
to belittle, diminish the opinion of
demarcation
the marking of boundaries or categories
demean
to lower the stature of something
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Lesson 15 - SAT Vocab
adjunct
macabre
farcical
debonair
connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or auxi…
horrible; grim
absurd; ridiculously clumsy
carefree and self-confident in manner; elegant and gracious
adjunct
connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or auxi…
macabre
horrible; grim
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
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SAT Lesson 15 Vocab
Analogous
Anarchy
Audacious
Bolster
Similar
Chaos
Daring
Support
Analogous
Similar
Anarchy
Chaos
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SAT lesson 15
compliant
fawning
obsequious
servile
voluntarily obedient
teachers pet
obeying
slave-like; obedient
compliant
voluntarily obedient
fawning
teachers pet
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SAT VOCAB - Lesson 15
adjunct
macabre
farcical
debonair
connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or auxi…
horrible; grim
absurd; ridiculously clumsy
carefree and self-confident in manner; elegant and gracious
adjunct
connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or auxi…
macabre
horrible; grim
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
SAT Vocab Lesson 15
Desecration
Desert
Desist
Despise
(n, v)... Blasphemous behavior; the act of depriving something o…
(n, v, adj) ... 1. An arid region with little or no vegetation.…
(v) ... Choose to refrain.
(v)... Look down on with disdain.
Desecration
(n, v)... Blasphemous behavior; the act of depriving something o…
Desert
(n, v, adj) ... 1. An arid region with little or no vegetation.…
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Lesson 15 SAT Vocab
Noxious
Canive
Chutzpah
Liege
Adj. Harmful to the health.... Ant. Harmless
V. To cooperate secretly in wrongdoing.
N. Nerve; audacity.... Ant. Timidity
N. A lord; master; or sovereign.... Ant. Commoner; servant
Noxious
Adj. Harmful to the health.... Ant. Harmless
Canive
V. To cooperate secretly in wrongdoing.
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Lesson 15 SAT VOCAB
abate
antecedant
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity
preceding a cause
very dry
harmful
abate
to reduce in intensity
antecedant
preceding a cause
15 terms
Lesson 15 SAT Vocab
Orifice
Hallow
Perdition
Chaff
N. Mouth; opening
V. To make holy
N. Damnation; ruin; hell.
N. Worthless matter
Orifice
N. Mouth; opening
Hallow
V. To make holy
25 terms
SAT Lesson 15
Abate
Antecedent
Arid
Baneful
To reduce in intensity
Preceding a cause
Very dry
Destructive
Abate
To reduce in intensity
Antecedent
Preceding a cause
15 terms
Lesson 15 SAT Vocab
Orifice
Hallow
Perdition
Chaff
mouth; opening
to make holy
damnation; ruin; hell
worthless matter
Orifice
mouth; opening
Hallow
to make holy
25 terms
SAT Vocab Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
15 terms
SAT vocabulary lesson 15
nocturnal
Obfuscate
oblivious
obsequious
occurring at night, nighttime
to muddle, stupefy
unmindful of, unaware
seeking favor by flattery, groveling
nocturnal
occurring at night, nighttime
Obfuscate
to muddle, stupefy
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SAT Words Lesson 15 English 9
adulation
asylum
collaborate
conformist
high praise
sanctuary, shelter, place of refuge
to cooperate, work together
person who complies with accepted rules and customs
adulation
high praise
asylum
sanctuary, shelter, place of refuge
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SAT Lesson 15: Humility
Compliant
Fawning
Obsequious
Servile
Yielding, submissive
Gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
Obeying or performing a service for someone in an overly atte…
Slave-like; very humble and submissive
Compliant
Yielding, submissive
Fawning
Gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
25 terms
SAT VOC LESSON 15
ABATE
ANTECEDENT
ARID
BANEFUL
TO REDUCE IN INTENSITY OR AMOUNT
PRECEDING A CAUSE
VERY DRY
A SOURCE OF HARM OR DESTRUCTION; HARMFUL, DESTRUCTIVE
ABATE
TO REDUCE IN INTENSITY OR AMOUNT
ANTECEDENT
PRECEDING A CAUSE
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SAT lesson 15
abominate
abridge
animosity
auspicious
to hate or loathe intensely... disagreeable and upleasant
to shorten in duration or extent; to diminish
intense ill will
favorable, promising
abominate
to hate or loathe intensely... disagreeable and upleasant
abridge
to shorten in duration or extent; to diminish
30 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
bemoan
bucolic
capricious
chicanery
to complain about; to dismay or worry about something. (v)
rustic, pastoral, country-styled; pertaining to herdsmen or p…
impulsive and unpredictable; determined by chance, impulse, o…
deception by use of trickery, quibbling, or subterfuge. (n)
bemoan
to complain about; to dismay or worry about something. (v)
bucolic
rustic, pastoral, country-styled; pertaining to herdsmen or p…
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