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104 terms
SAT Prep
adulation
adulation
aesthetic
amicable
(n) high praise
(n) high praise
(adj) pertaining to beauty or the arts
(adj) friendly, agreeable
adulation
(n) high praise
adulation
(n) high praise
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…
15 terms
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Abase
Abate
Animated
Clandestine
To humiliate, to degrade
To reduce, to lessen
Lively
Secret
Abase
To humiliate, to degrade
Abate
To reduce, to lessen
SAT Prep
Aqua/ Hydra
Mar
Ego/ Auto
Bio
Water
Sea or Ocean
I/ Self
Life
Aqua/ Hydra
Water
Mar
Sea or Ocean
50 terms
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Admonish
Affinity
Appropriate
Archetype
to gently scold of advise someone
a strong attraction or preference
to take possession of something, to annex; to usurp by force;…
a perfect example
Admonish
to gently scold of advise someone
Affinity
a strong attraction or preference
20 terms
SAT Prep Week 5 Vocabulary
abnormal
accommodation
brittle
component
not usual, not typical, strange; aberrant; anomalous
a convenient arrangement; a settlement or compromise; a place…
easily broken; not flexible; fragile
A part or element of a larger whole
abnormal
not usual, not typical, strange; aberrant; anomalous
accommodation
a convenient arrangement; a settlement or compromise; a place…
10 terms
Sat-Prep Set 7
Abstemious
Blithe
Crepuscular
Enunciation
moderate in appetite
Carefree
Active at dawn and dusk
Clear pronunciation
Abstemious
moderate in appetite
Blithe
Carefree
42 terms
SAT Prep
Abdicate
Adulation
Adversity
Altruism
To renounce or relinquish a throne, right, power, claim, resp…
Excessive devotion to someone; servile flattery
Opposing one's interest or desire
Practice of unselfish concern for or devotion to the welfare…
Abdicate
To renounce or relinquish a throne, right, power, claim, resp…
Adulation
Excessive devotion to someone; servile flattery
10 terms
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
10 terms
SAT-PREP SET 10
Epicure
Curtail
Tenuous
Heed
person with refined taste in food and wine
To cut short
WEAK; INSUBSTANTIAL
pay close attention to
Epicure
person with refined taste in food and wine
Curtail
To cut short
20 terms
SAT Prep Week 4 Vocabulary
assertive
courteous
delirious
immune
acting with confidence and force; sure of one's self
polite and gracious; considerate toward others; well-mannered
extreme mental confusion or excitement; disturbed state of mind
not affected or influenced by something; protected or exempt;…
assertive
acting with confidence and force; sure of one's self
courteous
polite and gracious; considerate toward others; well-mannered
10 terms
SAT Prep
Adulation
Bristle
Decoy
Erratic
Strong admiration; worship
To show irritation
Lure; trap; trick
Wandering; irregular
Adulation
Strong admiration; worship
Bristle
To show irritation
10 terms
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Adroit
Brevity
Decorum
Err
Skilful
Being brief
Unified, correct behavior
Make a mistake
Adroit
Skilful
Brevity
Being brief
112 terms
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iconoclast
idiosyncratic
idolatrous
ignominious
one who attacks common beliefs
unique to one person; highly individualized
constant worshipping over one object or person
humiliating
iconoclast
one who attacks common beliefs
idiosyncratic
unique to one person; highly individualized
SAT prep
abstract
alliteration
ambiguous
bathos
hard to understand
two or more words with the same initial sound
open to more than one interpretation
anticlimax; triteness or triviality in style
abstract
hard to understand
alliteration
two or more words with the same initial sound
20 terms
SAT Prep Week 1 Vocabulary
accessible
acumen
agitate
beneficial
approachable, attainable, reachable
keen, quick, accurate insight or judgment
to excite, disturb, or trouble; worry
helpful; useful; advantageous
accessible
approachable, attainable, reachable
acumen
keen, quick, accurate insight or judgment
34 terms
Sat Prep
Slope-intercept form
horizontal line
vertical line
Triangle rule
y= mx + b
y = b
x = a
The third side of a triangle is between the difference and su…
Slope-intercept form
y= mx + b
horizontal line
y = b
30 terms
Sat prep
Licentious
Numismatist
Paucity
Fatalistic
Adj. morally unrestrained. Immoral, lewd
Noun. A coin collector.
N. a scarcity, a lack.
Adj. believing that all events in life are inevitable and det…
Licentious
Adj. morally unrestrained. Immoral, lewd
Numismatist
Noun. A coin collector.
SAT prep
Subject-Verb Agreement
Ignore the Extras
Compound Subjects
Delayed Subjects
4 terms
to make sentences simpler remove all content between the subj…
subjects grouped by "and" are plural even if they are both si…
when the subject comes after the verb flip the sentence
Subject-Verb Agreement
4 terms
Ignore the Extras
to make sentences simpler remove all content between the subj…
25 terms
Sat Prep
Altruistic
Ambivalent
Angular
Arrogant
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
lean; sharp cornered; gaunt
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
Altruistic
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
Ambivalent
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
SAT PREP
Adversity
Advocate
Aesthetic
Acute
Misfortune
Urge; Plead for
Artistic ; dealing with or capable of appreciation of the bea…
Quickly perceptive; keen; brief and severe.
Adversity
Misfortune
Advocate
Urge; Plead for
71 terms
SAT Prep
Talisman
Kindle
Noxious
Placid
Lucky charm
Start up
Lethal
Calm
Talisman
Lucky charm
Kindle
Start up
30 terms
SAT Prep
indigenous
ostrasize
assuage
egregious
adjective, originating in a region, native
verb, to exclude, to banish
verb, to satisfy, relieve
adjective, notorious
indigenous
adjective, originating in a region, native
ostrasize
verb, to exclude, to banish
5 terms
SAT Prep
The Black Plague
The Artificial Heart (Jarvik)
The Trojan War
Woodstock
Who? Northern and Southern Europeans ... What? A pathogen carrie…
Who? William Johan Kolff & Robert Jervik... What? Device that re…
Who? City of Troy against the Achaens (Greeks)... What? One of t…
Who? 400,000 people who loved Rock and Roll... What? Music and a…
The Black Plague
Who? Northern and Southern Europeans ... What? A pathogen carrie…
The Artificial Heart (Jarvik)
Who? William Johan Kolff & Robert Jervik... What? Device that re…
SAT Prep
Intergers
Consecutive nuber
Odd integers
Even intergers
-3 , -2 ,-1 , 0, 1 , 2 , 3 , 4
1,2,3 or -4,-3,-2
-3 , -1 , 1 , 3 , 5 (has to be negative & odd )
-2 , 0 , 2 , 4 ,6
Intergers
-3 , -2 ,-1 , 0, 1 , 2 , 3 , 4
Consecutive nuber
1,2,3 or -4,-3,-2
SAT PREP
contempt
irrevocable
strident
self-loathing
lack or respect accompanied by a feeling of intent dislike.
incapable of being changed.
unpleasantly loud and harsh.
disgust with oneself
contempt
lack or respect accompanied by a feeling of intent dislike.
irrevocable
incapable of being changed.
25 terms
SAT Prep Vocab
Impute
Incompatible
Inconsequential
Inevitable
To attribute an action to particular person or group.... -Synony…
Opposed in nature, not able to live or work together.... -Synony…
Unimportant, trivial.... -Synonym:worthless... -Antonym:important... -…
Certain, unavoidable... -Synonym:decided... -Antonym:escapable... -Sch…
Impute
To attribute an action to particular person or group.... -Synony…
Incompatible
Opposed in nature, not able to live or work together.... -Synony…
10 terms
SAT Prep
Abstruse
Blunderbuss
Crimge
Envenom
Difficult to understand; obscure
1. Ancient weapon (type of gun)... 2. A clumsy person
Recoil; flinch; shy away
To cause bitterness and bad feeling
Abstruse
Difficult to understand; obscure
Blunderbuss
1. Ancient weapon (type of gun)... 2. A clumsy person
SAT PREP
Acrophobia
Bourgeois
Debility
Epistolary
Fear of heights
Middle class
Weakness; incapacity
Concerned with letters; through correspondence
Acrophobia
Fear of heights
Bourgeois
Middle class
9 terms
Sat prep
A, An
A,b
Ac,acr
Ad,a
Without
From, away
Sharp, sour
To, toward
A, An
Without
A,b
From, away
SAT Prep
equivocate
paragon
efface
desiccate
to mislead
highest example of something
to erase
to dry, unmoisturize
equivocate
to mislead
paragon
highest example of something
30 terms
SAT Prep
Abhor
Bigot
Counterfeit
Enfranchise
hate
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
fake; false
give voting rights
Abhor
hate
Bigot
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
20 terms
SAT Prep Week 7 Vocabulary
confide
promulgate
impart
unveil
to tell something in secret;the act of holding information in…
to proclaim or issue officially; to make known far and wide
make (information) known; communicate; to transmit, relay
reveal, disclose, uncover
confide
to tell something in secret;the act of holding information in…
promulgate
to proclaim or issue officially; to make known far and wide
SAT Prep
Exhaustive
Despondent
Miser
Zealot
thorough
hopeless
greedy
a fanatic extremist
Exhaustive
thorough
Despondent
hopeless
29 terms
SAT Prep
Abate
Abbreviate
Abdicate
Abduction
Decrease, subside
Shorten
Give up
Kidnapping
Abate
Decrease, subside
Abbreviate
Shorten
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SAT PREP
abase
abate
abdicate
abduct
(v.) to humiliate, degrade (After being overthrown and abased…
(v.) to reduce, lessen (The rain poured down for a while, the…
(v.) to give up a position, usually one of leadership (When h…
(v.) to kidnap, take by force (The evildoers abducted the fai…
abase
(v.) to humiliate, degrade (After being overthrown and abased…
abate
(v.) to reduce, lessen (The rain poured down for a while, the…
16 terms
SAT PREP
Bulwark
Cache
Candor
Capacious
defensive barrier
stash, secret hiding place
honesty
spacious, roomy
Bulwark
defensive barrier
Cache
stash, secret hiding place
SAT prep
Reticent
Succinct
Digress
Garrulous
Not talking much
Clearly and briefly
To wander off from the subject or topic spoken about
Talkative
Reticent
Not talking much
Succinct
Clearly and briefly
SAT Prep
Adhere (verb)
Aloof (adj.)
Ambiguous (adj.)
Analyze (verb)
1. Stick completely to a surface or substance... 2. To believe i…
Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
Open to more than one interpretation; having a double meaning
Examine in detail, typically for purposes of explanation and…
Adhere (verb)
1. Stick completely to a surface or substance... 2. To believe i…
Aloof (adj.)
Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
10 terms
sat prep
ab ovo
ad hoc
ad lib
ad hominem
from the beginning.
for a specific purpose and no other; improvised
to act or speak without preparation
An argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than…
ab ovo
from the beginning.
ad hoc
for a specific purpose and no other; improvised
20 terms
Sat Prep
Abstemious
Blithe
Crepuscular
Enunciation
self denying; refraining from indulging
free-spirited; carefree
active at dawn and dusk
clear pronunciation; accent; articulation
Abstemious
self denying; refraining from indulging
Blithe
free-spirited; carefree
Sat prep
Licentious (adj)
Numismatist (n)
Paucity (n)
Fatalistic (adj)
Morally unrestrained
A coin collector
A scarcity; a lack
Believing that all events in life are inevitable
Licentious (adj)
Morally unrestrained
Numismatist (n)
A coin collector
SAT PREP
abhor
Bigot
enfranchise
hamper
hate
narrow minded, prejudiced person
give voting rights
hinder; obstruct
abhor
hate
Bigot
narrow minded, prejudiced person
SAT PREP
Arraigned
Anonymity
Disheveled
Fledgling
to call before a court to answer an indictment
the state of being anonymous
to be extremely disorderly; in disarray
any new participant in some activity
Arraigned
to call before a court to answer an indictment
Anonymity
the state of being anonymous
SAT prep
Vol
Viv
Tur
Tom
will (malevolent, volunteer)
life (survive, vivisection)
upset (turbulent, disturb)
cut (appendectomy, atom)
Vol
will (malevolent, volunteer)
Viv
life (survive, vivisection)
SAT Prep
abstemious
abstruse
affable
altruistic
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charact…
Difficult to understand
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
abstemious
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charact…
abstruse
Difficult to understand
40 terms
SAT prep
Ambivalent
Capricious
Concur
Cryptic
Have mixed feelings
Unpredictable, erratic
To agree
Mysterious, puzzling
Ambivalent
Have mixed feelings
Capricious
Unpredictable, erratic
10 terms
SAT Prep
Aesthetic... positive
ecletic... positive
disparage... neatral
auspicious... negative
(ADJ.) RELATING TO BEAUTY OR ART, N. A CONCEPTION OF WHAT IS…
(adj.)choosing from various sources
(v.) to belittle, speak slightingly of; to undervalue
(adj.) favorable; fortunate
Aesthetic... positive
(ADJ.) RELATING TO BEAUTY OR ART, N. A CONCEPTION OF WHAT IS…
ecletic... positive
(adj.)choosing from various sources
SAT PREP
Magnanimous
Competent
Scrupulous
Amiable
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
: having the necessary ability or skills : able to do somethi…
: very careful about doing something correctly... : careful abou…
: friendly and pleasant
Magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Competent
: having the necessary ability or skills : able to do somethi…
SAT PREP
Popularize
Surreptitious
Zeal
Speculative
Some one that makes something popular have a lot of energy
Done secretly or quickly
Great energy or enthusiasm
Based on guessing or on opinions w/o facts
Popularize
Some one that makes something popular have a lot of energy
Surreptitious
Done secretly or quickly
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