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17 terms
SAT reading
stipulation
gesticulation
illustrate
beaver
(n) a demand or condition of an agreement
(n) lively or excited gesture
(v) to explain or make clear using examples, charts, or graphs
(n) a kind of large semiaquatic rodent
stipulation
(n) a demand or condition of an agreement
gesticulation
(n) lively or excited gesture
5 terms
SAT Reading
paradox
postulate
convey
dealt a blow
a strange, confusing situation that seems impossible but is t…
suggest an idea
to carry from one place to another
disproved or held back
paradox
a strange, confusing situation that seems impossible but is t…
postulate
suggest an idea
70 terms
SAT Reading
encroach
modicum
conciliatory
miffed
Intrude
A small amount
Pacifying
Upset, irritated
encroach
Intrude
modicum
A small amount
245 terms
SAT Reading
Pealolithic
Empiricism
Forensic
Handprint
adj.旧石器时代的
n.实证论,经验论
adj.辩论的,法院的
n.手印
Pealolithic
adj.旧石器时代的
Empiricism
n.实证论,经验论
230 terms
SAT READING
casual
celebrated
accolade
garnered
a.冷漠的
歌颂
嘉奖
gain=collect
casual
a.冷漠的
celebrated
歌颂
50 terms
SAT Reading List D
dabble
dapper
daunting
dawdle
A.transitive verb... 用...嬉水 ‹hands, feet›... to dabble one's finger…
|ˈdæpə(r)|... adjective... 精干利落的... = smart, spruce, trim, debonair, n…
|ˈdɔːntɪŋ|... adjective... = intimidating, formidable, disconcertin…
|ˈdɔːdl|... intransitive verb... = water time, idle, procrastinate…
dabble
A.transitive verb... 用...嬉水 ‹hands, feet›... to dabble one's finger…
dapper
|ˈdæpə(r)|... adjective... 精干利落的... = smart, spruce, trim, debonair, n…
36 terms
SAT Reading List H
hallucination
hamper
handicap
haphazard
|həˌluːsɪˈneɪʃn|... noun... 幻觉
|ˈhæmpə(r)|... noun... ①(basket)有盖的大篮子... picnic hamper British... 野餐食品篮…
|ˈhændɪkæp|... A.noun... ①dated or offensive (physical disability)残…
|hæpˈhæzəd|... adjective... (unorganized)杂乱的 ‹arrangement, plan›... (r…
hallucination
|həˌluːsɪˈneɪʃn|... noun... 幻觉
hamper
|ˈhæmpə(r)|... noun... ①(basket)有盖的大篮子... picnic hamper British... 野餐食品篮…
43 terms
SAT Reading List G
gaffe
gaiety
gainsay
gallant
|gæf|... noun... an unintentional act or tackless remark causing em…
gaiety |ˈgeɪəti|... nounUncountable... ①(cheerfulness)快乐... ②(festivit…
|ˌgeɪnˈseɪ|... transitive verb... formal 反驳 ‹argument, account, sta…
|ˈgælənt|... adjective... ①(brave)勇敢的 ‹person, deed, fight›... ②(chiva…
gaffe
|gæf|... noun... an unintentional act or tackless remark causing em…
gaiety
gaiety |ˈgeɪəti|... nounUncountable... ①(cheerfulness)快乐... ②(festivit…
50 terms
SAT Reading List F
facetious
facile
faction
fallible
|fəˈsiːʃəs|... adjective... = flippant, flip, glib, frivolous, tong…
|ˈfæsaɪl, American ˈfæsl|... adjective... ①(superficial, simplistic…
faction |ˈfækʃn|... noun... ①Countable(group)派别... ②Uncountable(discor…
|ˈfæləbl|... adjective... ①(prone to error)易犯错的... ②(imperfect)会出错的 ‹m…
facetious
|fəˈsiːʃəs|... adjective... = flippant, flip, glib, frivolous, tong…
facile
|ˈfæsaɪl, American ˈfæsl|... adjective... ①(superficial, simplistic…
52 terms
SAT Reading List C
coalesce
coalition
coax
coerce
|ˌkəʊəˈles|... intransitive verb... = merge, unite, join together,…
|ˌkəʊəˈlɪʃn|... noun... = alliance, caucus, amalgamation... especially…
|kəʊks|... transitive verb... = persuade = cojale = beguile = seduc…
|kəʊˈɜːs|... transitive verb... = force = compel = oblige ... 胁迫... to co…
coalesce
|ˌkəʊəˈles|... intransitive verb... = merge, unite, join together,…
coalition
|ˌkəʊəˈlɪʃn|... noun... = alliance, caucus, amalgamation... especially…
52 terms
SAT Reading List B
backfire
brook
baffle
balk
①Automobile «vehicle, engine» 逆火... ②(have opposite effect)«plan…
|brʊk|... 1. noun... 溪流... a babbling brook潺潺小溪... 2. transitive verb... for…
A.transitive verb... ①(perplex = confound = befuddle = bewilder…
verb... 阻碍 ‹plan, scheme›... to balk [somebody] of ...... 阻止某人得到...... he…
backfire
①Automobile «vehicle, engine» 逆火... ②(have opposite effect)«plan…
brook
|brʊk|... 1. noun... 溪流... a babbling brook潺潺小溪... 2. transitive verb... for…
50 terms
SAT Reading List A
abase
abate
abdicate
abet
to abase oneself before [somebody]... 在某人面前低声下气
«flood, temperature» 减退 ; «epidemic, pain, anger» 减轻 ; «feeli…
①(renounce)退出... to abdicate the throne... «monarch»退位... ②(fail to fu…
怂恿 ‹person›; 唆使 ‹crime, accomplice›... to aid and abet [somebody…
abase
to abase oneself before [somebody]... 在某人面前低声下气
abate
«flood, temperature» 减退 ; «epidemic, pain, anger» 减轻 ; «feeli…
88 terms
SAT Reading List I
ideological
incidental
idle
idol
adjective... 意识形态的
|ˌɪnsɪˈdentl|... A.adjective... ①(occurring as minor consequence)次要…
PHRASAL VERBS... |ˈaɪdl|... A.adjective... ①(unoccupied)空闲的 ‹moments,…
|ˈaɪdl|... noun... ①Religion 神像... ②(hero)偶像... a football/fallen idol... 足球…
ideological
adjective... 意识形态的
incidental
|ˌɪnsɪˈdentl|... A.adjective... ①(occurring as minor consequence)次要…
54 terms
SAT Reading List E
egoism
ebb
eccentric
eclectic
|ˌegəʊˈsentrɪk,ˈiːg-, American ˈiːg-|... adjective... 以自我为中心的
|eb|... A.noun... ①literal (tide)退潮... the tide is on the ebb... 正在退潮... the…
|ɪkˈsentrɪk|... A.adjective... ①= unconventional, uncommon, abnorma…
|ɪˈklektɪk|... A.adjective... = wide-ranging, broad-based, extensiv…
egoism
|ˌegəʊˈsentrɪk,ˈiːg-, American ˈiːg-|... adjective... 以自我为中心的
ebb
|eb|... A.noun... ①literal (tide)退潮... the tide is on the ebb... 正在退潮... the…
24 terms
SAT READING
Proficient
Factotum
Facsimile
Facile
Skilled at; highly knowlegeable of
An assistant who does a variety of jobs
A copy or imitation
To simplistic or easy
Proficient
Skilled at; highly knowlegeable of
Factotum
An assistant who does a variety of jobs
23 terms
SAT READING
Adherent
Incoherent
Inherent
Diffuse
A follower of a person or idea
Not able to be understood; nonsensical
Existing as a natural part
Not concentrated or focused; wordy/ to spread out or distribute
Adherent
A follower of a person or idea
Incoherent
Not able to be understood; nonsensical
SAT reading
reflect
provisional
in particular
tackle
ასახვა ლიტერატურაში
დროებითი,წინასწარი
კერძოდ
შებმა,ენერგიულად ხელის მოკიდება
reflect
ასახვა ლიტერატურაში
provisional
დროებითი,წინასწარი
10 terms
Reading SAT
Accommodating
Crestfallen
Dwindle
Economy
(adj)-eager to please, agreeable; willing to help... S: Obligati…
(adj)-dejected, depressed, downcast... S: Downcast A: Cheerful
(v)-to become less, to fade or waste away... S: Decrease A: Incr…
(n)-careful management of money, materials, or resources to a…
Accommodating
(adj)-eager to please, agreeable; willing to help... S: Obligati…
Crestfallen
(adj)-dejected, depressed, downcast... S: Downcast A: Cheerful
349 terms
SAT reading
surefire
invigorate
flagging
seep out
准不会有错的,一定成功的
鼓舞,使精力充沛
weaking 衰弱的
渗出
surefire
准不会有错的,一定成功的
invigorate
鼓舞,使精力充沛
19 terms
SAT Reading
Exponent
Besiege
Imposing
Attire
Advocate
Beleaguer
Grand,august
Dress,clothe
Exponent
Advocate
Besiege
Beleaguer
12 terms
SAT Reading
self-deprecating
ambivalent
skeptical
indignant
adj. 自貶的
adj.矛盾的, 好惡相克的
adj. 懷疑的
adj.憤怒的, 憤慨的
self-deprecating
adj. 自貶的
ambivalent
adj.矛盾的, 好惡相克的
8 terms
SAT Reading
Sentence Completion
Critical Reading(Paragraphs)
Metaphor
Simile
-Cover up the answer... -Read the sentence... -Underline the clue(g…
-Read the italicized blurb... -Read the question... -Translate the…
-Helps create a picture for the reader by comparing something…
-Helps create a picture for the reader by comparing something…
Sentence Completion
-Cover up the answer... -Read the sentence... -Underline the clue(g…
Critical Reading(Paragraphs)
-Read the italicized blurb... -Read the question... -Translate the…
174 terms
SAT reading
racket
maritime
shrewdness
patriotic
a loud noise
adj. 海的
having or showing sharp powers of judgment... [名]精明
adj. 爱国的
racket
a loud noise
maritime
adj. 海的
50 terms
Reading SAT
Somber
Juxtaposition
xenophobic
Mural
gloomy
place or deal with close together for contrasting effect
showing dislike of people from other countries
Painting and artwork on a wall
Somber
gloomy
Juxtaposition
place or deal with close together for contrasting effect
50 terms
SAT Reading
hobble
expedite
disseminate
augment
蹒跚
促进
宣传;散布
增大
hobble
蹒跚
expedite
促进
14 terms
Reading SAT
progeny
profuse
protuberant
propound
Offspring
(adj.) very abundant; given or flowing freely
protruding; bulging
to set forth or propose; to offer for consideration
progeny
Offspring
profuse
(adj.) very abundant; given or flowing freely
45 terms
SAT Reading 1
observation
reasoning
induction
deduction
Information obtained through the senses.
A mental activity that consists of organizing information or…
A method of reasoning by which a rhetor collects a number of…
A method of reasoning in which a conclusion follows necessari…
observation
Information obtained through the senses.
reasoning
A mental activity that consists of organizing information or…
64 terms
Vocab-SAT Reading Comprehension
Aesthetic
Allusion
Ambivalent
Anecdote
appreciative of the beautiful
passing reference or indirect mention
characterized by a mixture of opposite feelings or attitudes
short account of an incident (especially a biographical one)
Aesthetic
appreciative of the beautiful
Allusion
passing reference or indirect mention
76 terms
SAT Reading
Meekness
render
cow
discomfiture
温顺
导致
恐吓
挫败
Meekness
温顺
render
导致
106 terms
SAT Reading
platform
acquaintance
as to
undesireability
讲台
熟人
about to
不良;不愉快
platform
讲台
acquaintance
熟人
58 terms
SAT Reading
Affect
Afford
Appreciate
Appropriate
(v)- to take on, assume... (adj)- behaving in an artificial/pret…
Grant (an opportunity)
To take into account, recognize the merits of, OR to increase…
To take from, steal
Affect
(v)- to take on, assume... (adj)- behaving in an artificial/pret…
Afford
Grant (an opportunity)
63 terms
SAT Reading
Aesthetic
Allusion
Ambivalent
Anecdote
(adj.) artistic, related to the appreciation of beauty (We hi…
(n). the act or practice of making a casual or indirect refer…
(adj.) having opposing feelings (My feelings about Calvin are…
(n.) a short, humorous account (After dinner, Marlon told an…
Aesthetic
(adj.) artistic, related to the appreciation of beauty (We hi…
Allusion
(n). the act or practice of making a casual or indirect refer…
64 terms
SAT Reading: 64 Passage-reading Vocabulary
aesthetic
allusion
ambivalent
anecdote
relating to beauty, artistic
an indirect reference
uncertain; having mixed feelings
a short account of an interesting or humorous incident
aesthetic
relating to beauty, artistic
allusion
an indirect reference
66 terms
SAT Reading
Aesthetic
Aesthetic
Aesthetic
Allusion
artistic, related to the appreciation of beauty
We hired Susan as our interior decorator because she has such…
(adj.) artistic, related to the appreciation of beauty (We hi…
(n). the act or practice of making a casual or indirect refer…
Aesthetic
artistic, related to the appreciation of beauty
Aesthetic
We hired Susan as our interior decorator because she has such…
25 terms
SAT Words Bonus Reading
Avarice
Indict
Unkempt
Cloister
Greedy
Charged with a crime
Messy; Sloppy
To be closed off from the outside worldV
Avarice
Greedy
Indict
Charged with a crime
12 terms
SAT READING
AGENT
servant
sovereign
treaty
中介
仆人
君主
条约
AGENT
中介
servant
仆人
54 terms
SAT Reading
Gullibility
Defer to
Ingenuity
Punctuality
易受骗
对...尊敬
精巧
守时
Gullibility
易受骗
Defer to
对...尊敬
9 terms
SAT Reading
Indispensable
Contradict
Fertile
Succession
不可缺少的
与相矛盾
富饶的
继位
Indispensable
不可缺少的
Contradict
与相矛盾
13 terms
SAT Reading
treacherous
dreary
malleable
sculptural
guilty of betrayal; (of ground, water, conditions, etc) dange…
dull, lifeless; depressing
easily influenced; (metals) capable of being shaped or bent
relating to sculpture
treacherous
guilty of betrayal; (of ground, water, conditions, etc) dange…
dreary
dull, lifeless; depressing
13 terms
SAT reading
cascade
flagging
apoptosis
optimizing
小瀑布
下垂的
细胞自我毁灭
使优化
cascade
小瀑布
flagging
下垂的
25 terms
SAT Reading
aristocrat
despise
tenant
sneer
贵族
鄙视
租借
冷笑
aristocrat
贵族
despise
鄙视
13 terms
SAT reading
Initiative
Comprise
Index
Whilst
Dhdhj
Shshshs
...
...
Initiative
Dhdhj
Comprise
Shshshs
19 terms
SAT Reading
Obscure
Ecclesiastical
Harassment
Whirl
模糊的
教会的
骚扰
旋转
Obscure
模糊的
Ecclesiastical
教会的
12 terms
Reading SAT
Abode
Sanguine
Injudiciously
Solicitude
the place where one lives; home
Optimistic
unwisely; not showing good judgement
care or concern for someone or something
Abode
the place where one lives; home
Sanguine
Optimistic
15 terms
SAT Reading
Census
Correspondent
Employ
Inflate
A demographic survey
Reporter/ Journalist
Contract
Boost/ raise
Census
A demographic survey
Correspondent
Reporter/ Journalist
16 terms
SAT Reading
preposterous
conscience
firmament
conceit
very foolish or silly
a feeling that something you have done is morally wrong
the sky
too much pride in your own worth or goodness
preposterous
very foolish or silly
conscience
a feeling that something you have done is morally wrong
44 terms
SAT Reading
tarnish/sully
mnemonic
equivocal
idiosyncratic/eccentric/aberrant
to make dirty
something used to remember
intentionally vague
abnormal
tarnish/sully
to make dirty
mnemonic
something used to remember
36 terms
SAT Reading
sound
gainsay
temper
despondency
明智的
否认
脾气
泄气
sound
明智的
gainsay
否认
18 terms
SAT READING
absolve
absolved
absolution
condone
赦免 v.
赦免的 adj.
赦免 n.
宽恕 v.
absolve
赦免 v.
absolved
赦免的 adj.
20 terms
SAT READING
imposition
deference
construe
detrimental
something imposed, as a burden or duty; an unusual or extraor…
respectful submission or yielding to the judgment, opinion, w…
to give the meaning or intention of; explain; interpret.
causing detriment, as loss or injury; damaging; harmful.
imposition
something imposed, as a burden or duty; an unusual or extraor…
deference
respectful submission or yielding to the judgment, opinion, w…
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