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20 terms
SAT Prep Week 2 Vocabulary
adhere
anecdote
burgeon
consecutive
(v.) to stick to, remain attached; to be devoted or loyal as…
short, amusing, or interesting narrative that focuses on a pa…
to expand, grow; flourish; put forth new shoots (blossom)
Following one after another in order, successive
adhere
(v.) to stick to, remain attached; to be devoted or loyal as…
anecdote
short, amusing, or interesting narrative that focuses on a pa…
10 terms
SAT Prep 2
Abrasive
Bilk
Covert
Engender
(adj.) causing irritation, harsh; grinding or wearing down; (…
Cheat; defraud
HIDDEN; SECRET
Cause
Abrasive
(adj.) causing irritation, harsh; grinding or wearing down; (…
Bilk
Cheat; defraud
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SAT Prep Set 2
Arid
Assiduous
Asylum
Benevolent
extremely dry, having little to no rain
hard-working
Sanctuary, protection granted
Friendly, helpful
Arid
extremely dry, having little to no rain
Assiduous
hard-working
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SAT Prep 2
foreclose
Extol
interment
espouse
to lock out; to shut out
to praise; to exalt
burial; funeral
to adopt; to support
foreclose
to lock out; to shut out
Extol
to praise; to exalt
10 terms
SAT Prep voc2
circumlocution
colloquial
diffuse (adj.)
digress
speaking in circles; round-about speech
pertaining to common every speech; conversational
spread out, not concise, wordy
to wander off from the subject or topic spoken about
circumlocution
speaking in circles; round-about speech
colloquial
pertaining to common every speech; conversational
SAT Prep. #2
Concise
Circumlocution
Braggart
Cliche
Using a few words in speaking and writing
Speaking in circles; roundabout speech
One who boasts a great deal
An idea or expression that has become slate due to overuse
Concise
Using a few words in speaking and writing
Circumlocution
Speaking in circles; roundabout speech
10 terms
SAT Vocab Prep #2
Rebuttal
Unerring
Synopsis
Ineffable
An argument
No error
Summary
Incapable of being expressed in words
Rebuttal
An argument
Unerring
No error
15 terms
SAT prep Vocab 2
Astute
Austere
Autonomous
Banal
Adj. wise, shrewd, keen
Adj. forbiddingly stern, severely simple
Adj. self-governing; functioning independently
Adj. hackneye; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich…
Astute
Adj. wise, shrewd, keen
Austere
Adj. forbiddingly stern, severely simple
21 terms
SAT Prep - Week #2
abstinence
arid
camaraderie
deleterious
THE GIVING UP OF CERTAIN PLEASURES
Extremely dry
trust among friends
(adj.) harmful, injurious
abstinence
THE GIVING UP OF CERTAIN PLEASURES
arid
Extremely dry
13 terms
Sat Prep 2
Inextricable... (Adj)
Cajole... V)
Reticent... (Adj)
Undulate... (V)
so entangled as to make escape impossible. Too involved or co…
to persuade with flattery, repeated appeals, to coax
inclined to keep silent, reserved, uncommunicative
to move in, or have, waves; vibrate
Inextricable... (Adj)
so entangled as to make escape impossible. Too involved or co…
Cajole... V)
to persuade with flattery, repeated appeals, to coax
20 terms
SAT Prep Vocab #2
antics
avowed
banter
bountiful
(n. pl.) ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
(adj., part.) declared openly and without shame, acknowledged
(v.) to exchange playful remarks, tease; (n.) talk that is pl…
(adj.) giving freely, generous; plentiful, given abundantly
antics
(n. pl.) ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
avowed
(adj., part.) declared openly and without shame, acknowledged
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SAT prep 2
acrid
boorish
cynical
epistle
bitter and unpleasant in taste or smell
resembling or befitting a boor (as in crude insensitivity)
believing that people are generally selfish and dishonest
any one of the letters to the early Christians that are part…
acrid
bitter and unpleasant in taste or smell
boorish
resembling or befitting a boor (as in crude insensitivity)
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SAT Prep - Set 2
Ebullient
Effrontery
effulgent
Egregious
Enthusiatic
impudence; nerve, insolence
radiant or splendorous; referring to an object
extremely bad
Ebullient
Enthusiatic
Effrontery
impudence; nerve, insolence
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SET 2 Sat PREP
Abrasive
Bilk
Covert
Engender
rough; coarse; harsh
cheat; defraud
hidden; undercover
cause
Abrasive
rough; coarse; harsh
Bilk
cheat; defraud
25 terms
SAT Prep 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
8 terms
AVID 2--SAT Prep II
Affable
Curtail
Nefarious
Prodigal
easily ... approachable; warm, friendly
shorten; reduce
evil, utterly immoral or wicked
wasteful; ... reckless with money
Affable
easily ... approachable; warm, friendly
Curtail
shorten; reduce
38 terms
SAT prep 2
Abstemious
altruistic
audacious
capricious
adj; sparing in eating or drinking temperate.
adj; unselfishly generous; concerned for others
adj; daring, bold
adj; unpredictable, fickle, fancible
Abstemious
adj; sparing in eating or drinking temperate.
altruistic
adj; unselfishly generous; concerned for others
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SAT prep - week 2
hackneyed adj
capricious adj
lament v
fell v
Commonplace; overused; trite
Unpredictable; fickle
to express sorrow; to grieve
cut or knock down; bring down
hackneyed adj
Commonplace; overused; trite
capricious adj
Unpredictable; fickle
46 terms
SAT Prep Semester 2
exotic
novice
sundry
reverie
not native
a beginner
assorted
a dream
exotic
not native
novice
a beginner
20 terms
SAT Prep 2.5
Affable
Autonomy
Butte
Compulsory
Easy to Approach
self- government
A conspicuous hill, low mountain, or natural turret, generall…
Forced
Affable
Easy to Approach
Autonomy
self- government
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Sat prep 4.2
Admissible
candid
conspicuous
deficient
privilege
straightforward
visible
not having adequate supply
Admissible
privilege
candid
straightforward
47 terms
sat prep 2
conciliatory
credible
exonerate
incontrovertible
soothing
plausible, believable
to free from blame
not open to question
conciliatory
soothing
credible
plausible, believable
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Chinese Sat Test Prep 2
除非
除了
清除
开除
chú fēi only if (..., or otherwise, ...); only when; only in…
chú le besides; apart from (... also...); in addition to; exc…
(qīngchú) (v.) eliminate
fire, expel (kāichú)
除非
chú fēi only if (..., or otherwise, ...); only when; only in…
除了
chú le besides; apart from (... also...); in addition to; exc…
14 terms
Sat prep #2
Disseminate
Erudition
Husbandry
Pedantic
To scatter widely
Deep, extensive
Application of scientific principles to agriculture, especial…
Excessively concerned with book learning and formal rules
Disseminate
To scatter widely
Erudition
Deep, extensive
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sat prep vocab 2 sat
Acrid
Boorish
Cynical
Epistle
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tastes)
ill-mannered
believing that people act only out of selfish motives
a letter (form of communication)
Acrid
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tastes)
Boorish
ill-mannered
100 terms
SAT prep vocab 2
Obsolescence
Dubious
Voluble
Confidante
process of wearing out
doubtful
talkative
one whom you confide your secrets
Obsolescence
process of wearing out
Dubious
doubtful
50 terms
SAT Prep Week 2
Abstain
Blighted
Credulous
Enshroud
V. Desist, go without, withdraw
V. Damaged, destroyed, ruined
A. Gullible, ready to believe anything
V. Cover
Abstain
V. Desist, go without, withdraw
Blighted
V. Damaged, destroyed, ruined
18 terms
SAT PREP 2
Affable (adj)
Affected (adj)
Amenable (adj)
Caustic (adj)
Friendly
1-influenced by something... 2-artificial trying to impress
1-cooperative, easily persuaded ... 2-receptive, responsive
1-bitter and sarcastic ... 2-acidic
Affable (adj)
Friendly
Affected (adj)
1-influenced by something... 2-artificial trying to impress
24 terms
SAT Prep list 2
Optomistic
pessimistic
neutral
ambivalence
expecting the best in this best of all possible worlds
expecting the worst possible outcome
having no personal preference
mixed feelings or emotions
Optomistic
expecting the best in this best of all possible worlds
pessimistic
expecting the worst possible outcome
27 terms
SAT Prep 2
Benevolent
Benign
Brevity
Capacity
Generous, charitable
Gentle in manner; not malignant
Conciseness
Volume; amount that something can produce
Benevolent
Generous, charitable
Benign
Gentle in manner; not malignant
50 terms
SAT Prep - 2
Contemporary
Contentious
Hypocrite
deplete
modern
fond of arguing
a person who claims to be what he is not
to use up
Contemporary
modern
Contentious
fond of arguing
108 terms
SAT prep 2
Boor
Charlatan
Chauvinist
clairyvoyant
A rude fellow, uncouth neumonic: boar
a fraud, fake neumonic: charleston
one who thinks their group is the best neumonic: femenanzis
a psychic neumonic: fawful
Boor
A rude fellow, uncouth neumonic: boar
Charlatan
a fraud, fake neumonic: charleston
14 terms
SAT Prep quiz #2
Askew
Aspire
Bizarre
Blather
Not straight, crooked
To seek to achieve a goal
Atypical
Talk about nonsense
Askew
Not straight, crooked
Aspire
To seek to achieve a goal
10 terms
Sat prep 2
Visceral
Pragmatic
Ominous
Iconoclast
Based on insticnt or emotion rather thaj logic
Practical
Threatening
A person who attacks cherished beliefs, a rebel
Visceral
Based on insticnt or emotion rather thaj logic
Pragmatic
Practical
25 terms
Sat prep 2
Antithesis
Ascend
Austere
Autonomous
direct opposition
To move upward
Strict, stern
Independent, self-contained
Antithesis
direct opposition
Ascend
To move upward
18 terms
SAT Prep Vocab. 2
Affable
Affected
Amenable
Caustic
(adj) friendly
(adj) 1.) influenced by something... (adj) 2.) artificial, tryin…
(adj) 1.) cooperative, easily persuaded... (adj) 2.) receptive,…
(adj) 1.) bitter and sarcastic... (adj) 2.) acidic
Affable
(adj) friendly
Affected
(adj) 1.) influenced by something... (adj) 2.) artificial, tryin…
10 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary #2
Unbridled
Efface
Muddle
Opinionated
(Adj) uncontrolled, lacking in restraint
(V) to wipe out, to keep oneself from being noticed
(N) hopeless mess... (V) to make a mess of it
(Adj) stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to ones own…
Unbridled
(Adj) uncontrolled, lacking in restraint
Efface
(V) to wipe out, to keep oneself from being noticed
25 terms
Sat Prep 2
Antithesis
Ascend
Austere
Autonomous
a direct opposite, a contrast
to move upward, to rise from a lower station
strict, stern; unadorned, ascended
independent, self-contained
Antithesis
a direct opposite, a contrast
Ascend
to move upward, to rise from a lower station
10 terms
Sat prep 2
Conjecture
Didactic
Effusive
Euphemism
Infrence or judgement based on inconclusive or incomplete evi…
Intended to instruct
Showing excessive emotion, overflowing
The act or an example of substituting a mild, indirect, or va…
Conjecture
Infrence or judgement based on inconclusive or incomplete evi…
Didactic
Intended to instruct
9 terms
SAT Prep Vocab 2
Free verse
Fable
Iambic pentameter
Juxtaposition
Unrhymed verse that has either no metrical pattern or an irre…
A brief story that is told to present a moral, or practical l…
The most common verse line in English and American poetry... Fiv…
To place side by side, especially for comparison
Free verse
Unrhymed verse that has either no metrical pattern or an irre…
Fable
A brief story that is told to present a moral, or practical l…
59 terms
Sat Prep List 2
distinction
distinguish
dote
dynamic
difference, unusual quality
to recognize as different, to cause or stand out
to act excessively fond
energetic, motion... a cause of change
distinction
difference, unusual quality
distinguish
to recognize as different, to cause or stand out
List 2 SAT PREP
Tenacity
Temper
Subordinate
Servile
(N) firmness, persistence
(V) moderate; tone down; retrain, toughen
(Adj) occupying a lower rank; inferior, submissive
(Adj) slavish; cringing
Tenacity
(N) firmness, persistence
Temper
(V) moderate; tone down; retrain, toughen
25 terms
SAT Prep words #2
antithesis
ascend
austere
autonomous
Direct opposite, a contrast
to move upward, to rise from a lower station
Strict, stern
independent, self-contained
antithesis
Direct opposite, a contrast
ascend
to move upward, to rise from a lower station
40 terms
SAT Prep 2
dilatory
indolent
insipid
listless
habitually late
lazy
uninteresting; unchallenging
lacking energy
dilatory
habitually late
indolent
lazy
16 terms
SAT Prep Vocab 2
Acrid
Curt
Irate
Laudatory
extremely or sharply stinging or bitter; exceedingly caustic
rudely brief in speech or abrupt in manner
angry; enraged
containing or expressing praise
Acrid
extremely or sharply stinging or bitter; exceedingly caustic
Curt
rudely brief in speech or abrupt in manner
34 terms
SAT Prep #2
fathomable
indulge
cosset
precocious
看得透的;可了解的
使沉溺于;纵容
宠爱、纵容
早熟的
fathomable
看得透的;可了解的
indulge
使沉溺于;纵容
100 terms
SAT PREP (2)
deter
devoid
dexterous
discern
to prevent or discourage from happening
completely lacking (sth); void; empty; without (sth)
adroit or skillful in the use of hands or body
to detect by the use of the senses
deter
to prevent or discourage from happening
devoid
completely lacking (sth); void; empty; without (sth)
10 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary #2
Agitate
Obstruct
Obsolete
Incendiary
To move or force into violent, irregular action
To lock or close up with an obstacle; make difficult to pass
No longer in general use; fallen into disuse
Designed to cause fire
Agitate
To move or force into violent, irregular action
Obstruct
To lock or close up with an obstacle; make difficult to pass
10 terms
SAT Prep 2
Assess (verb)
Attribute (verb)
Bear (verb)
Befall (verb)
evaluate or estimate the nature, ability, or quality of
regard something as being caused by someone or something
endure an ordeal or difficulty
(of something bad) happen to someone
Assess (verb)
evaluate or estimate the nature, ability, or quality of
Attribute (verb)
regard something as being caused by someone or something
30 terms
SAT Prep 2
Mitigate (v.)
Relegate (v.)
Repress (V.)
Indolence (n.)
To make less painful or serious... The medicine helped to __ my…
Downward position ... My coach __me the job of ball running for…
Subdue or by pressure ... Sam __ herself from speaking because s…
Laziness... I felt __ after coming home from school, so I was wa…
Mitigate (v.)
To make less painful or serious... The medicine helped to __ my…
Relegate (v.)
Downward position ... My coach __me the job of ball running for…
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