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SAT Lesson 15 A Vocabulary
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
Definition: to reduce in intensity or amount... Sentence: The fl…
Definition: preceding a cause... Sentence: The argument between…
Definition: very dry... Sentence: The desert is an _________ pla…
Definition: a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destruc…
abate
Definition: to reduce in intensity or amount... Sentence: The fl…
antecedent
Definition: preceding a cause... Sentence: The argument between…
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
Abate
Antecedent
Arid
Baneful
(V) To reduce in intensity or amount... (The flood waters abate…
(N) Preceding a cause... (The argument between the two men was…
(Adj) Very dry... (The desert is an arid place.)
(Adj) A source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive…
Abate
(V) To reduce in intensity or amount... (The flood waters abate…
Antecedent
(N) Preceding a cause... (The argument between the two men was…
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SAT Lesson 15 B Vocabulary
imperturbable
malleable
mortify
obdurate
Definition: marked by extreme calm, impassivity, assurance an…
Definition: capable of being shaped, influenced, or altered... S…
Definition: to humiliate, to wound pride, to experience shame…
Definition: extremely stubborn, unwilling to accept advice... Se…
imperturbable
Definition: marked by extreme calm, impassivity, assurance an…
malleable
Definition: capable of being shaped, influenced, or altered... S…
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
insouciant
sundry
callous
dearth
calm and carefree; lighthearted
various, several, miscellaneous
unfeeling, insensitive
scarcity; lack
insouciant
calm and carefree; lighthearted
sundry
various, several, miscellaneous
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
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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
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SAT Vocabulary- Lesson 15
Animosity
Deplore
Empathy
Parody
Hostility; Noun
Regret; Verb
Sympathy; Noun
Imitation; Noun
Animosity
Hostility; Noun
Deplore
Regret; Verb
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SAT Vocabulary: Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15 Alphabetical
gullible
idyllic
impair
iconoclast
easily cheated or fooled
charming in a rustic way; naturally peaceful
to cause to diminish, as in strength, value or quality.
one who attacks and seeks to overthrow traditional or popular…
gullible
easily cheated or fooled
idyllic
charming in a rustic way; naturally peaceful
25 terms
SAT vocabulary lesson 15
super
ab, abs
di
us, ut
over, greater than, above
against, away from
apart, away
to use
super
over, greater than, above
ab, abs
against, away from
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SAT Vocabulary - Lesson 15
furtive
galvanize
garbled
garner
adjective: done quickly and with stealth to avoid being notic…
verb: to arouse suddenly; to startle
adjective: confused, mixed up (ex: facts, statements, letters…
verb: to gather and store; to collect
furtive
adjective: done quickly and with stealth to avoid being notic…
galvanize
verb: to arouse suddenly; to startle
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SAT Vocabulary Intro Lesson 15
adhere
durable
foster
gain
v.... to stick to or follow precisely... syn.... comply
adj.... something that lasts a long time... *time during which some…
v.... to promote growth or development... syn.... stimulate
v.... to obtain something needed or useful; to increase to the a…
adhere
v.... to stick to or follow precisely... syn.... comply
durable
adj.... something that lasts a long time... *time during which some…
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
Accentuate
Aficionado
Antecedent
Centrifugal
To emphasize or stress
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
A thing or event that precedes another; going before; preceding
Moving or tending away from the center
Accentuate
To emphasize or stress
Aficionado
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
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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
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
Accentuate
Aficionado
Antecedent
Centrifugal
To emphasize or stress
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
(1) A thing or event that proceeds another ... (2) Going before;…
Moving or tending away from the center
Accentuate
To emphasize or stress
Aficionado
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
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SAT Prep Words - Lesson 15 - Vocabulary
compliant (adj)
fawning (adj)
obsequious (adj)
servile (adj)
Yielding, submissive
Gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
Obeying or performing a service for someone in an overly atte…
Slave-like; very humble and submissive
compliant (adj)
Yielding, submissive
fawning (adj)
Gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
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SAT Lesson 15
blandish
desecrate
fatuous
indefatigable
to coax by using flattery
to violate the sacredness of a thing or place
silly, foolish
incapable of defeat, failure, decay
blandish
to coax by using flattery
desecrate
to violate the sacredness of a thing or place
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SAT Lesson 15
analogous
cleave
derogatory
distraught
adj. similar or parallel in certain ways
v. 1. to split with a sharp instrument... 2. to cling together
adj. belittling; disparaging
adj. extremely troubled or agitated; worried
analogous
adj. similar or parallel in certain ways
cleave
v. 1. to split with a sharp instrument... 2. to cling together
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Lesson 15 sat vocabulary
Abate
Antecedent
Arid
Baneful
To decrease to subside
Preceding; existing before
Very dry
Harmful , destructive
Abate
To decrease to subside
Antecedent
Preceding; existing before
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Hot Words for the SAT Lesson 15
compliant
fawning
obsequious
servile
yielding; submissive
gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
obeying or performing a service for someone in an overly atte…
slave-like; very humble and submissive
compliant
yielding; submissive
fawning
gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
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SAT Vocabulary Intro Lesson 15
adhere
durable
foster
gain
v.... to stick to or follow precisely... syn.... comply
adj.... something that lasts a long time... *time during which some…
v.... to promote growth or development... syn.... stimulate
v.... to obtain something needed or useful; to increase to the a…
adhere
v.... to stick to or follow precisely... syn.... comply
durable
adj.... something that lasts a long time... *time during which some…
25 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary Lesson 15
Abate
Antecedent
Arid
Baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
Abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
Antecedent
preceding a cause
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SAT Lesson 15 Antonyms
analogous
cleave
derogatory
distraught
ant: dissimilar; unrelated
ant: repel; separate
ant: complimentary; flattering
ant: content; comfortable
analogous
ant: dissimilar; unrelated
cleave
ant: repel; separate
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
bemoan
bucolic
capricious
chicanery
to complain about; to dismay or worry about something. (v)
rustic, pastoral, country-styled; pertaining to herdsmen or p…
impulsive and unpredictable; determined by chance, impulse, o…
deception by use of trickery, quibbling, or subterfuge. (n)
bemoan
to complain about; to dismay or worry about something. (v)
bucolic
rustic, pastoral, country-styled; pertaining to herdsmen or p…
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
bulwark
bulwark (def)
bulwark (syn)
bulwark (ant)
noun
a defensive wall
shield/fortress
doorway/enterance
bulwark
noun
bulwark (def)
a defensive wall
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SAT vocabulary lesson 15
nocturnal
Obfuscate
oblivious
obsequious
occurring at night, nighttime
to muddle, stupefy
unmindful of, unaware
seeking favor by flattery, groveling
nocturnal
occurring at night, nighttime
Obfuscate
to muddle, stupefy
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
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SAT Vocabulary lesson 15
Equivocate
Espousing
Hedonist
Indefatigable
To attempt to lie, to mislead, or to hide the truth
Marrying, giving one's loyalty; adopting or embracing a cause
One who seeks pleasure as the sole aim in life
Tireless, incapable of being fatigued
Equivocate
To attempt to lie, to mislead, or to hide the truth
Espousing
Marrying, giving one's loyalty; adopting or embracing a cause
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SAT Lesson 15 Vocabulary
Equivocate
Espousing
Hedonist
Indefatigable
To attempt to lie, to mislead, or to hide the truth
Marrying, giving one's loyalty; adopting or embracing a cause
One who seeks pleasure as the sole aim in life
Tireless, incapable of being fatigued
Equivocate
To attempt to lie, to mislead, or to hide the truth
Espousing
Marrying, giving one's loyalty; adopting or embracing a cause
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
Abate
Antecedent
Arid
Bane
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
(n.) something that came before ... "The great tradition of West…
(adj.) excessively dry ... "Little other than palm trees and cac…
(n.) a burden... "Advanced physics is the bane of many students'…
Abate
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
Antecedent
(n.) something that came before ... "The great tradition of West…
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
atrophy
(root) troph
abate
(root) batre
(v) to weaken from disuse
nourishment
(v) to subsidize; to decrease in intensity
to beat
atrophy
(v) to weaken from disuse
(root) troph
nourishment
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SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
orifice
hallow
perdition
chaff
mouth; opening
to make holy
damnation; ruin; hell
worthless matter
orifice
mouth; opening
hallow
to make holy
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Sat Vocabulary - Lesson 15
animosity
deplore
empathy
parody
hostility
lament
harmony
imitation
animosity
hostility
deplore
lament
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate v.
antecedent n.
arid adj.
baneful adj.
to reduce in intensity or amount... The flood waters abated afte…
preceding a cause... The argument between the two men was antece…
very dry... The desert is an arid place.
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive... The ban…
abate v.
to reduce in intensity or amount... The flood waters abated afte…
antecedent n.
preceding a cause... The argument between the two men was antece…
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LESSON 15 SAT VOCABULARY
accentuate
aficionado
antecedent
centrifugal
To emphasize or stress
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
A thing or event that precedes another
Moving or tending away from the center
accentuate
To emphasize or stress
aficionado
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
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SAT Lesson 15 Vocabulary
Abate
Antecedent
Arid
Baneful
To reduce in intensity or amount
Preceding a cause
Very dry
A source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
Abate
To reduce in intensity or amount
Antecedent
Preceding a cause
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
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SAT vocabulary lesson 15
noxious(adj)
connive(N)
chutzpah(N)
liege(N)
harmful to the health ... 有害な
to cooperate secretly in wrongdoing... 黙認する
nerve, audacity... ずうずうしさ
a lord, master or sovereign... 主君
noxious(adj)
harmful to the health ... 有害な
connive(N)
to cooperate secretly in wrongdoing... 黙認する
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SAT Vocabulary lesson 15
noxious (adj)
connive (v)
chutzpah (n)
liege (n)
harmful to the health... 有毒な, 有害な
to cooperate secretly in wrongdoing... ひそかに共謀する
nerve; audacity... ずうずうしさ
a load, master, or sovereign
noxious (adj)
harmful to the health... 有毒な, 有害な
connive (v)
to cooperate secretly in wrongdoing... ひそかに共謀する
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SAT Vocabulary-Lesson 15
animosity
deplore
empath
parody
dislike, bitterness, hostility (n)
regret, mourn, lament (v)
sympathy (v)
imitation, travesty, burlesque (n)
animosity
dislike, bitterness, hostility (n)
deplore
regret, mourn, lament (v)
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Vocabulary SAT Lesson 15
anachronistic
ascetic
assertion
boon
(adj.) from an incongruous time; archaic.
(adj.) self denying; abstinent.
(n.) declaration w/o proof; claim.
(n.) blessing; godsend.
anachronistic
(adj.) from an incongruous time; archaic.
ascetic
(adj.) self denying; abstinent.
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SAT Words (Lesson 15)
furtive
galvanize
garbled
garner
done quickly and with stealth to avoid from being noticed; se…
to arouse suddenly; to startle
confused; mixed up
to gather and store away; to collect
furtive
done quickly and with stealth to avoid from being noticed; se…
galvanize
to arouse suddenly; to startle
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
Abate
Antecedent
Arid
Baneful
To reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction
Abate
To reduce in intensity or amount
Antecedent
preceding a cause
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Lesson 15
abate
antecedent
arid
baneful
to reduce in intensity or amount
preceding a cause
very dry
a source of harm or destruction; harmful, destructive
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
antecedent
preceding a cause
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