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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 3
atrophy
articulate
antagonism
antithesis
To wither away
able to speak clearly and expressively
active hostility or opposition
(n.) the direct opposite, a sharp contrast
atrophy
To wither away
articulate
able to speak clearly and expressively
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 10
Diminution
Discerning
Disdain
Dismantle
lessening; reduction in size; to diminish
having good judgement or insight; able to distinguish mentally
Intense dislike
to take apart
Diminution
lessening; reduction in size; to diminish
Discerning
having good judgement or insight; able to distinguish mentally
33 terms
SAT Lesson !
adhere
aloof
ambiguous
analyze
stick completely to a surface or substance (or) believe in an…
not friendly or forthcoming' cool and distant
open to more than one interpretation; having a double meaning
examine in detail, typically for purpose of explanation and i…
adhere
stick completely to a surface or substance (or) believe in an…
aloof
not friendly or forthcoming' cool and distant
23 terms
SAT Lesson
aspire
bilateral
candor
defraud
to strive for a goal
having two sides
honesty
to cheat; gain dishonestly
aspire
to strive for a goal
bilateral
having two sides
10 terms
SAT words, Lesson 1
divulge
abet
dogmatic
insipid
to tell
to assist
arrogant
dull
divulge
to tell
abet
to assist
25 terms
SAT Vocab Lesson 11
abet (v)
agile (adj)
antidote (n)
ascertain (v)
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
something that relieves the effects of poison
to find out definitely, to determine... syn: learn
abet (v)
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
agile (adj)
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
25 terms
Lesson 8 SAT vocab
acquiesce
affinity
blasphemous
buttress
to give in (accept reluctantly but without protest)
a natural liking or affection
irreverent; profane... (showing contempt or lack of reverence fo…
a support or prop
acquiesce
to give in (accept reluctantly but without protest)
affinity
a natural liking or affection
25 terms
SAT Vocab Lesson 11
abet (v)
agile (adj)
antidote (n)
ascertain (v)
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
something that relieves the effects of poison
to find out definitely, to determine... syn: learn
abet (v)
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
agile (adj)
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
25 terms
SAT Vocab Lesson 10
abstracted
adulation
adversity
burgeon
removed in thought, lost in one's mind
extreme praise or admiration
misfortune, unfavorable happening
to sprout, to newley emerge
abstracted
removed in thought, lost in one's mind
adulation
extreme praise or admiration
25 terms
SAT Lesson 7 Vocabulary
abhor
accolade
ascetic
bequeath
To regard with extreme repugnance; to detest utterly; to loathe
Praise, an award
One who leads a life of self-denial and contemplation; absent…
To hand down, to give or to leave in a will
abhor
To regard with extreme repugnance; to detest utterly; to loathe
accolade
Praise, an award
15 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 6
BOON
COAX
CORRODE
ECCENTRIC
A benefit: a blessing
To persuade gently
To destroy or be destroyed gradually as though eaten away.
Unusual
BOON
A benefit: a blessing
COAX
To persuade gently
Omar SAT lesson 4
Defy
Alliance
Advent
Pacified
refuse to obey... to boldly oppose; openly resist; stand up to
formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to coo…
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
(v.) To bring into submission; to soothe someone who is upset…
Defy
refuse to obey... to boldly oppose; openly resist; stand up to
Alliance
formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to coo…
10 terms
SAT Vocabulary lesson 10
Diminution
Discerning
Disdain
Dismantle
a lessening; a reduction in size
keenly perceptive; showing or having good judgement
a feeling of contempt for anything that is regarded as unwort…
to pull down; to take apart
Diminution
a lessening; a reduction in size
Discerning
keenly perceptive; showing or having good judgement
10 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 11
Dogmatic
Dormant
Duplicity
Ebb
positive and emphatic in asserting opinions
lying asleep; in a state of rest
deceitfulness; dishonest
to decline; gradually lessen or reduce
Dogmatic
positive and emphatic in asserting opinions
Dormant
lying asleep; in a state of rest
19 terms
SAT Lesson 3 Vocabulary
affable
audacity
contrite
credulous
friendly, courteous, amiable
excessive boldness, rashness, daring
extremely apologetic, remorseful, repentant
believing too easily, gullible
affable
friendly, courteous, amiable
audacity
excessive boldness, rashness, daring
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 1
altruistic
ambivalent
angular
arrogant
showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others
characterized by a mixture of opposite feelings or attitudes
sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; le…
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
altruistic
showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others
ambivalent
characterized by a mixture of opposite feelings or attitudes
Halla lesson 4 SAT
Aviation
Demonstration
Departure
Detect
the making and flying of airplanes
an act of showing or proving something by a group of people
the act of leaving
To discover something not easily noticed that was hidden
Aviation
the making and flying of airplanes
Demonstration
an act of showing or proving something by a group of people
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary - Lesson 9
ambiguous
amiable
crass
discursive
having more than one meaning; unclear, uncertain
friendly, sociable, and congenial; civil and urbane
coarse, crude, and unrefined
rambling, moving from one topic to another randomly
ambiguous
having more than one meaning; unclear, uncertain
amiable
friendly, sociable, and congenial; civil and urbane
Sat lesson three
Incognito
Assimiliate
Ennui
Omniscent
Disguised... (adj., adv.) in a disguised state, under an assumed…
to adopt the manners and language of a new country
Boredom; a weariness resulting from a lack of interest
knowing everything; having unlimited awareness or understanding
Incognito
Disguised... (adj., adv.) in a disguised state, under an assumed…
Assimiliate
to adopt the manners and language of a new country
25 terms
Lesson 1 SAT
altruistic
ambivalent
angular
arrogant
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
uncertain as to course of action, contrary feelings or attitu…
lean, sharp cornered, gaunt
overbearingly proud
altruistic
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
ambivalent
uncertain as to course of action, contrary feelings or attitu…
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 1
altruistic
ambivalent
angular
arrogant
showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others
characterized by a mixture of opposite feelings or attitudes
sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; le…
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
altruistic
showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others
ambivalent
characterized by a mixture of opposite feelings or attitudes
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 35
abandon (noun)
bemuse
collage
decorousness
act of unrestrained behavior disregarding consequences
to confuse or to bewilder
an assembly of diverse things to make an artistic composition
proper behavior
abandon (noun)
act of unrestrained behavior disregarding consequences
bemuse
to confuse or to bewilder
25 terms
SAT Vocab Lesson 11
abet (v)
agile (adj)
antidote (n)
ascertain (v)
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
something that relieves the effects of poison
to find out definitely, to determine... syn: learn
abet (v)
to encourage or to assist (usually an offense against justice…
agile (adj)
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and…
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 2A
Idyllic
decorous
incandescent
volatile
naturally peaceful
proper; in good taste
brilliant; giving off heat or light
explosive
Idyllic
naturally peaceful
decorous
proper; in good taste
10 terms
SAT Lesson 7
rhetoric
dogmatic
pandemic
philippic
over-elaborate language (persuasive)
characterized by an authoritative assertion of opinions
widespread
a tirade
rhetoric
over-elaborate language (persuasive)
dogmatic
characterized by an authoritative assertion of opinions
10 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 3
extradite
copious
furtive
ostracize
v. to turn over or deliver to the legal jurisdiction of anoth…
adj. numerous; large in quantity
adj. stealthy; secretive
v. to banish; to shut out from a group or society by common c…
extradite
v. to turn over or deliver to the legal jurisdiction of anoth…
copious
adj. numerous; large in quantity
15 terms
SAT Vocab Lesson 10
affiliate
bane
berate
blatant
n: an associate; a partner ; member, colleague
n: the cause of ruin, harm, distress, or death ; blight, curse
v: to scold or rebuke severely and at length ; admonish, repr…
adj: obvious; too conspicuous ; unconcealed, deliberate
affiliate
n: an associate; a partner ; member, colleague
bane
n: the cause of ruin, harm, distress, or death ; blight, curse
25 terms
SAT Vocab. Lesson 7
abhor
accolade
ascetic
bequeath
to detest utterly; to loathe
praise, an award
one who leads a life of self-denial and contemplation; absent…
to hand down, to give or leave in a will
abhor
to detest utterly; to loathe
accolade
praise, an award
25 terms
SAT Vocab. Lesson 6
antiquated
arable
ascendancy
atrophy
obsolete, out of fashion, no longer usable
fit for plowing; tillable
domination; growing power
to waste away, to wither
antiquated
obsolete, out of fashion, no longer usable
arable
fit for plowing; tillable
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
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 2
antithesis
ascend
austere
autonomous
a direct opposite, a contrast
to move upward, to rise from a lower station
strict, stern; unadorned, ascetic
independent, self-contained
antithesis
a direct opposite, a contrast
ascend
to move upward, to rise from a lower station
SAT Lessons
factious
ignoble
boor
aegis
causing disagreement
dishonorable; shameful
a rude or impolite person
a shield; protection
factious
causing disagreement
ignoble
dishonorable; shameful
SAT Prep Lesson 12
halcyon
fastidious
badinage
malapropism
calm, pleasant
fussy, demanding
playful, teasing talk
funny misuse of a word
halcyon
calm, pleasant
fastidious
fussy, demanding
15 terms
SAT Lesson Ten
Cacophony
Callous
Carp
Gruff
a harsh, jarring sound
lacking feeling, mercy, etc.; unfeeling
to find fault and complain constantly; to nag or fuss
stern, surly; hoarse, bursquely rude
Cacophony
a harsh, jarring sound
Callous
lacking feeling, mercy, etc.; unfeeling
10 terms
SAT words Lesson #9
nefarious (adj)
ominous (adj)
virulent (adj)
apathetic (adj)
very mean or wicked
foreboding; an indication of something bad to come
extremely poisonous; deadly
showing no interest, care or concern
nefarious (adj)
very mean or wicked
ominous (adj)
foreboding; an indication of something bad to come
SAT WORDS LESSON 6A
demur
denounce
desiccate
dilemma
to object; make an exception
to condemn; to expose critically
to dry out completely
a difficult situation where one must choose between two ore m…
demur
to object; make an exception
denounce
to condemn; to expose critically
SAT Lesson 6A
antiquated
arable
ascendancy
clandestine
No longer used or useful; very old
Suitable for growing crops
Controlling influence; domination; growing in power
Secret
antiquated
No longer used or useful; very old
arable
Suitable for growing crops
SAT Lesson 6B
garrulous
impetuous
industrious
infamous
Talkative
Impulsive; violently hasty
Hardworking; not lazy
having a bad reputation
garrulous
Talkative
impetuous
Impulsive; violently hasty
SAT Vocabulary: Lesson 5A
couture
cower
cranny
craven
fashion
to cringe in fear
a small opening
lacking the least bit of courage
couture
fashion
cower
to cringe in fear
SAT Lesson 4b
Duplicity
euphemism
gluttonous
mundane
Deceit, acting in two different ways for the purpose of decep…
An indirect, less offensive way of saying something that is c…
greedy
Common, ordinary, everyday, boring
Duplicity
Deceit, acting in two different ways for the purpose of decep…
euphemism
An indirect, less offensive way of saying something that is c…
SAT Lesson 3B
enigmatic
immutable
incorrigible
loathe
(adj.) puzzling, perplexing, inexplicable, not easily underst…
Unchangeable
(adj) not able to be corrected; beyond control
hate
enigmatic
(adj.) puzzling, perplexing, inexplicable, not easily underst…
immutable
Unchangeable
10 terms
Lesson #5 SAT words
allay (verb)
ameliorate (verb)
assuage (verb)
conciliate (verb)
to lessen, calm, relieve pain
make better; lessen difficulty or tension
pacify
to win a person over through persuasive methods (remember rec…
allay (verb)
to lessen, calm, relieve pain
ameliorate (verb)
make better; lessen difficulty or tension
SAT Lesson 5A
acrimonious
ameliorate
amenable
amorphous
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
To make better; to improve
AGREEABLE; COOPERATIVE; open and willing to follow advice
(adj.) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular typ…
acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
ameliorate
To make better; to improve
SAT Lesson 4A
catharsis
caucus
cerebral
certify
an emotional healing
a meeting of the members of a political party
of or relating to the brain
to confirm formally
catharsis
an emotional healing
caucus
a meeting of the members of a political party
SAT Lesson 3A
balm
beget
beleaguer
bereave
something that heals or comforts; soothing; an oil or ointment
to give birth to; to create
to besiege; beset, surround, harass
to suffer the death of a loved one
balm
something that heals or comforts; soothing; an oil or ointment
beget
to give birth to; to create
SAT Lesson 4a
aesthetic
aloof
archaic
assuage
Concerning the appreciation of beauty
(adj.) withdrawn, standing apart from others (usually as a ma…
ancient; old-fashioned
TO MAKE LESS SEVERE
aesthetic
Concerning the appreciation of beauty
aloof
(adj.) withdrawn, standing apart from others (usually as a ma…
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 49
adage (wise saying)
bovine (sluggish like a cow)
cognate (related by past family)
corporeal
a wise saying
dull or sluggish like an ox or cow, relating to an ox or cow
having a common ancestor, related in origin
relating to a physical, material body; tangible and palpable
adage (wise saying)
a wise saying
bovine (sluggish like a cow)
dull or sluggish like an ox or cow, relating to an ox or cow
SAT WORDS LESSON 2A
ambiance
amenable
antecedent
anterior
mood, feeling, general atmosphere
agreeable, responsible to authority
going before
situated in front of
ambiance
mood, feeling, general atmosphere
amenable
agreeable, responsible to authority
25 terms
SAT LESSON 5 TEST
acrimonious
ameliorate
amenable
amorphous
caustic; burning
to make better, to relieve or improve
open to or willing to follow advice or suggestion
shapeless, having no definite form
acrimonious
caustic; burning
ameliorate
to make better, to relieve or improve
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 40
append
apprise
ardent
cloister
To add in a supplementary manner;... [Verb]
To inform or to give notice;... [Verb]
expressing strong feelings, impassioned, zealous... [Adjective]
to seclude or to confine... [Verb]
append
To add in a supplementary manner;... [Verb]
apprise
To inform or to give notice;... [Verb]
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