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Sat-Prep Set 8
Abstruse
Blunderbuss
Cringe
Laconic
Difficult to understand
1. ancient weapon (type of gun); 2. a clumsy person
Recoil; flinch; shy away
Brief and to the point
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
Blunderbuss
1. ancient weapon (type of gun); 2. a clumsy person
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Sat prep list 8
Strict
Fall
Naut
Volve
Tighten, squeeze
Trick, life, deception
Sail, sailor
Full, turn
Strict
Tighten, squeeze
Fall
Trick, life, deception
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SAT PREP List 8
Analogous
Beneficiary
Circumspect
Declarative
corresponding to some other thing as in form
one who benefits from something; a person who is left money o…
caution or careful consideration
adj. Containing a formal, positive, or explicit statement or…
Analogous
corresponding to some other thing as in form
Beneficiary
one who benefits from something; a person who is left money o…
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SAT Prep lesson 8
abate
decorum
abhor
dole
to lessen in violence or intensity
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
to detest; to hate strongly
to distribute; to give out sparingly
abate
to lessen in violence or intensity
decorum
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
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SAT Prep Week 8
Amity
Castigate
Destitution
Expedient
Friendship
Scold Strongly
Hardship, poverty, misery
Convenient, practical
Amity
Friendship
Castigate
Scold Strongly
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SAT Prep group 8
Automaton
Recluse
Bungler
Clairvoyant
A moving mechanical device made in imitation of a human being…
A person who lives a solitary life and tends to avoid other p…
A person who habitually bungles things.... -Noun.... -The governmen…
A person who claims to have a supernatural ability to perceiv…
Automaton
A moving mechanical device made in imitation of a human being…
Recluse
A person who lives a solitary life and tends to avoid other p…
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sat prep list 8
agon
amb, ambi
apo
helio
contest, struggle (agony)
both, around, about (ambidextrous)
away from
sun (heliocentric)
agon
contest, struggle (agony)
amb, ambi
both, around, about (ambidextrous)
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Sat Prep Vocab 8
Bequeath
Lethargic
Affable
Apathy
Leave to someone by a will; hand down
Drowsy; dull
Courteous
Lack of caring; indifference
Bequeath
Leave to someone by a will; hand down
Lethargic
Drowsy; dull
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SAT Prep #8
adulterate
Caustic
Delude
Impale
verb: to debase or make impure by adding inferior materials o…
adjective... 1. capable of burning, corroding, or destroying liv…
verb: to mislead the mind or judgment of; deceive
verb... 1. to fasten, stick, or fix upon a sharpened stake or th…
adulterate
verb: to debase or make impure by adding inferior materials o…
Caustic
adjective... 1. capable of burning, corroding, or destroying liv…
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SAT Prep 8
amiable
esoteric
extraneous
tedious
friendly
hard to understand; peculiar
extra; unnecessary; unimportant
boring
amiable
friendly
esoteric
hard to understand; peculiar
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SAT Prep Vocabulary 8
Deride
Censure
Gambol
Immolate
To ridicule; to mock
To criticize sharply
To frolic; to romp around playfully
To kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usually by fire
Deride
To ridicule; to mock
Censure
To criticize sharply
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SAT Prep 8
Sanction
Inundate
Circumvent
Reticent
To authorize, allow, or approve
To cover, as by flooding; overwhelmed with a large number or…
To avoid may going around or as if by going around; to escape…
Quiet or uncommunicative; reluctant to speak out
Sanction
To authorize, allow, or approve
Inundate
To cover, as by flooding; overwhelmed with a large number or…
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SAT PREP list 8
Disparity
Insubordinate
Absolve
Collaborated
Diffrence
Disobedant
Pardoned
Cooperated
Disparity
Diffrence
Insubordinate
Disobedant
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SAT Prep Vocabulary Unit 8
terse
partial
innate
hypocritical
concise; abrupt; pithy
not complete or whole; favoring one side over another; partic…
inborn; something you are born with
pretending to be virtuous; deceiving
terse
concise; abrupt; pithy
partial
not complete or whole; favoring one side over another; partic…
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SAT Prep Vocab 8
voc
loc/log/loq
neo/nov
epi
to call
to speak
new
upon
voc
to call
loc/log/loq
to speak
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SAT prep Vocab 8
Accolade
Acquiesce
Belie
Belligerent
award of merit; honor; privledge
asset; agree without protesting
contradict; give a false impression
quarrelsome; hostile and aggressive
Accolade
award of merit; honor; privledge
Acquiesce
asset; agree without protesting
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SAT Prep - Vocabulary 8
bulwark
cache
candor
capacious
A defensive wall.
Storage or hiding place.
Honest, truthful.
Roomy.
bulwark
A defensive wall.
cache
Storage or hiding place.
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Sat Prep Lesson 8
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
to ridicule
to criticize sharply
to frolic
to kill someone as a sacrificial victim
deride
to ridicule
censure
to criticize sharply
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Sat prep8
Acquiesce
Affinity
Blasphemous
Buttress
To give in, to comply
A likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship
Irreverent, profane
A support or prop
Acquiesce
To give in, to comply
Affinity
A likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship
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SAT Prep Vocab 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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SAT PREP 8
sanction
inundate
circumvent
reticent
to authorize, allow, approve
to cover, as by flooding,
to avoid by going around.
quiet, uncommunicative
sanction
to authorize, allow, approve
inundate
to cover, as by flooding,
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SAT Prep Vocab #8
egalitarian
ornate
commissioned
objective
adj. believing in equality; democratic
adj. decorative, lavish, rich
v. hired (often for a specific project)
adj. impartial, unbiased, neutral
egalitarian
adj. believing in equality; democratic
ornate
adj. decorative, lavish, rich
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SAT Prep Words 8
Cynical
Ambivalent
Demagogue
Demure
Believing people are generally selfish and dishonest; distrus…
Having simultaneous and contradictory feelings toward person,…
political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular de…
Reserved, modest, and shy (of a woman)
Cynical
Believing people are generally selfish and dishonest; distrus…
Ambivalent
Having simultaneous and contradictory feelings toward person,…
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SAT prep 8
Adroit
Brevity
Decorum
Err
Skillful
Being brief
Dignified; correct behavior
Make a mistake
Adroit
Skillful
Brevity
Being brief
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SAT Prep 8
salacious
lecherous
lascivious
loquacious
adj. arousing lustful or obscene feelings
adj. overindulging in sexual activity
adj. expressing lewdness in a distasteful way
adj. very talkative or wordy
salacious
adj. arousing lustful or obscene feelings
lecherous
adj. overindulging in sexual activity
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SAT Prep 8
superficial
surreptitious
sychophants
terse
trivial; shallow
secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes-man
concise; abrupt; pithy
superficial
trivial; shallow
surreptitious
secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
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SAT Prep List 8
Cacophony
Fetid
Flaunt
Gadabout
Harsh or discordant sounds or words
Having a heavy or offensive odor
To show off or parade around
One who flits about to social activities
Cacophony
Harsh or discordant sounds or words
Fetid
Having a heavy or offensive odor
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SAT Prep - Vocab #8
pique
porcine
quandary
queue
a sudden feeling of annoyance or anger when someone has offen…
of, relating to, or like a pig
a situation in which you are confused about what to do
a line of people who are waiting for something
pique
a sudden feeling of annoyance or anger when someone has offen…
porcine
of, relating to, or like a pig
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SAT Prep Vocab 8
abut
attire
avail
crony
To be adjacent; to touch or join at the edge or border; to ne…
1. Clothing, apparel, or garb... 2. To dress
1. Use, benefit, or advantage... 2. To be of use, value or advan…
An intimate companion; a familiar friend
abut
To be adjacent; to touch or join at the edge or border; to ne…
attire
1. Clothing, apparel, or garb... 2. To dress
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SAT Prep Vocab 8
Banal
Disposition
Impassioned
Entice
Ordinary and commonplace
One's usual mood
Filled with passion
To lure
Banal
Ordinary and commonplace
Disposition
One's usual mood
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SAT PREP LIST #8
Cacophony (noun )
Fetid (adj)
Flaunt (verb)
Gadabout (noun)
harsh or discordant sounds or words
having a heavy or offensive odor
to show off or parade around
one who flits about to social activities
Cacophony (noun )
harsh or discordant sounds or words
Fetid (adj)
having a heavy or offensive odor
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SAT prep 8
Glower
Actuate
Convalesce
Devolve
(verb) to look angry or sullen,wrinkle ones forehead,as if to…
(verb) to put into mechanical action of motion
(verb) to recover health and strength gradually after sicknes…
(verb) to pass on from one person or entity to another
Glower
(verb) to look angry or sullen,wrinkle ones forehead,as if to…
Actuate
(verb) to put into mechanical action of motion
SAT Prep-Week 8
Ambiguity
Candid
Deprecate
Exegesis
Uncertainty; vagueness
Frank; honest
Criticize
Scholarly explanation or interpretation
Ambiguity
Uncertainty; vagueness
Candid
Frank; honest
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SAT Prep week 8
Dire
Discount
Discourse
Discredit
causing or involving great fear or suffering; dreadful; terri…
deduct; to offer for sale at a reduced price
communicate thoughts orally; talk; a formal discussion of a s…
not trusting or believing; to damage the reputation of
Dire
causing or involving great fear or suffering; dreadful; terri…
Discount
deduct; to offer for sale at a reduced price
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SAT Prep Week 8
nurture
morose
meticulous
materialism
nourish
ill humored
excessively careful
preoccupation with physical comforts and things
nurture
nourish
morose
ill humored
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SAT prep #8
recalcitrant/obdurate
recluse
rebundant
rejuvenate
very stubborn, defiant
a person who leads a secluded solitary life
doing or saying something again and again
to make young again
recalcitrant/obdurate
very stubborn, defiant
recluse
a person who leads a secluded solitary life
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SAT Prep Week 8
nurture
morose
meticulous
materialism
nourish
ill humored
excessively careful
preoccupation with physical comforts and things
nurture
nourish
morose
ill humored
SAT prep vocab. 8
Bourgeois
Provocative
Grandiose
Consensus
A person belonging to the middle class
Tending to provoke or stimulate
Characterized by greatness of scope or intent
An opinion or position reached by a group as a whole
Bourgeois
A person belonging to the middle class
Provocative
Tending to provoke or stimulate
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sat prep #8
sed
leg
anim
tort
sit
read
mind
twist
sed
sit
leg
read
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SAT Prep Week 8 Vocab
Accolade (n)
Bellicose (adj)
Bolster (v)
Consummate (adj)
an award; honor; praise
showing a tendency to fight; aggressive
to support; to make something stronger
complete; skillful
Accolade (n)
an award; honor; praise
Bellicose (adj)
showing a tendency to fight; aggressive
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SAT Prep 2015 #8
alacrity
aplomb
ascetic
callow
eagerness
self-confidence
a person who practices severe self-discipline and abstention
inexperienced
alacrity
eagerness
aplomb
self-confidence
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Lesson 8 SAT Prep
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
to ridicule, to mock
to criticize sharply
to frolic and play
to burn as sacrifice
deride
to ridicule, to mock
censure
to criticize sharply
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SAT Prep vocab 8
Practastinate
Prosaic
Prosperity
Provocative
To delay
Run of the mill
Wealth, success
Inflammatory
Practastinate
To delay
Prosaic
Run of the mill
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SAT Prep 8
Lack (verb)
Latent (adj.)
Lethargic (adj.)
Mere (adj.)
be without or deficient in
existing but not yet developed or obvious; hidden; concealed
sluggish and apathetic
used to emphasize how small or insignificant someone or somet…
Lack (verb)
be without or deficient in
Latent (adj.)
existing but not yet developed or obvious; hidden; concealed
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SAT PREP 8
Retract
Rhetorical
Sanction
Satirical
Withdraw; take back
Pertaining to effective communication
Approve; ratify
Mocking
Retract
Withdraw; take back
Rhetorical
Pertaining to effective communication
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SAT prep 8
Advocate
Brusque
Defoliate
Espouse
V. Support
Adj. blunt; abrupt
V. Cause leaves to fall off
V. Promote;
Advocate
V. Support
Brusque
Adj. blunt; abrupt
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SAT PREP vocab 8
Fop
Fortuitous
Gambol
Garnish
Stylish man
Lucky, by chance
To romo around playfully, to frolic
Tastelessly gaudy
Fop
Stylish man
Fortuitous
Lucky, by chance
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SAT Prep 8
Advocate
Brusque
Defoliate
Espouse
support
blunt;abrupt
cause leaves to fall up
promote; take up; support
Advocate
support
Brusque
blunt;abrupt
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SAT prep list 8
Hector (v)
Coalesce (v)
Beguile (v)
Hiatus (n)
To bully, to pester
To blend
To deceive, to charm; to fool
A pause or gap ; break
Hector (v)
To bully, to pester
Coalesce (v)
To blend
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SAT Prep #8
amiable
esoteric
extraneous
tedious
friendly
hard to understand
extra
boring
amiable
friendly
esoteric
hard to understand
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