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AP ENGLISH SAT WORDS
Enigma
Apathy
Indifferent
Revere
A mystery; hard to understand or explain
Lack of emotion or interest
Having no preference
To worship; to honor
Enigma
A mystery; hard to understand or explain
Apathy
Lack of emotion or interest
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AP English SAT Words
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
Adversity
Shorten, abridge
Act of refraining from
High praise
Misfortune
Abbreviate
Shorten, abridge
Abstinence
Act of refraining from
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AP English SAT Words
abstinence (n)
adulation (n)
adversity (n)
aesthetic (adj)
the act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g., eating…
high praise
misfortune, an unfavorable turn of events
pertaining to beauty or the arts
abstinence (n)
the act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g., eating…
adulation (n)
high praise
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SAT Words AP English
Abjure
Cogent
Enervate
Harangue
To reject, renounce
Intellectually convincing
To weaken, exhaust
A ranting speech or to give a speech
Abjure
To reject, renounce
Cogent
Intellectually convincing
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AP english SAT words
abase
abdicate
abet
abhorrent
to belittle or degrade someone
to give up loyal power formally
to aid in a crime
repundent or hateful
abase
to belittle or degrade someone
abdicate
to give up loyal power formally
AP English SAT Words
Eccentric
Elusive
Eminent
Exorbitant
off center;hence, a bit odd, weird, peculiar
out of reach, hard to catch, evasive
Outstanding; very prominent,notable
literally out of orbit, hence unreasonable
Eccentric
off center;hence, a bit odd, weird, peculiar
Elusive
out of reach, hard to catch, evasive
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Ap English Sat words
Lighthearted
Amused
Enthusiastic
Compassionate
Cheerfully optimistic easygoing free from anxiety
Occupied absorbed entertained by light playful manner
Showing passion or strong excitement
Showing sympathy or pity for someone understanding
Lighthearted
Cheerfully optimistic easygoing free from anxiety
Amused
Occupied absorbed entertained by light playful manner
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AP ENGLISH SAT WORDS
Aloof
Appreciate
Apprehend
Belligerent
Apart, indifferent
To increase in value
To seize, arrest, take into custody; or understand, become aw…
Waging war, or exhibiting assertiveness
Aloof
Apart, indifferent
Appreciate
To increase in value
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SAT AP English words
Parochial
Misanthrope
Patronize
Epicurean
(Adjective) - concerned with only local issue without regard…
(Noun) - someone who hates people
(Verb) - to talk down to someone
(Noun) - someone who takes pleasure in luxurious things, espe…
Parochial
(Adjective) - concerned with only local issue without regard…
Misanthrope
(Noun) - someone who hates people
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Ap English sat words
Abjure
Cogent
Enervate
Harangue
To reject, renounce
Intellectually convincing
To weaken, exhaust
A ranting of speech... To give such a speech
Abjure
To reject, renounce
Cogent
Intellectually convincing
61 terms
AP English 11 SAT words
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Using character and/or story elements symbolically to represe…
Repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds in…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
Allegory
Using character and/or story elements symbolically to represe…
Alliteration
Repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds in…
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AP English SAT Word of the Day
Austere(adjective)
Reticent(adjective)
Remiss(adjective)
Rapacious(adjective)
Having few pleasures: simple, and laxkimg elaborate pleasures…
Not willing to tell people about things; uncommunicative
Not showing enough care and attention; failing to fulfill a d…
Excessively greedy, grasping or covetous: willing to make oth…
Austere(adjective)
Having few pleasures: simple, and laxkimg elaborate pleasures…
Reticent(adjective)
Not willing to tell people about things; uncommunicative
AP English SAT Practice Words
Enmity
Aggregate
Abstemious
Abstruse
Ill will or hatred (noun.)... "A feud within a family can cause…
a whole formed by combining several (typically disparate) ele…
Sparing in eating and drinking ... "Be a abstemious before Chris…
Difficult to understand, intellectually challenging. ... "That w…
Enmity
Ill will or hatred (noun.)... "A feud within a family can cause…
Aggregate
a whole formed by combining several (typically disparate) ele…
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English AP 3: sat words
Frugal
Fortuitous
Florid
Extenuating
Thrifty
Lucky
Flushed, ornate
Guilt diminishing
Frugal
Thrifty
Fortuitous
Lucky
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AP English 11 SAT Words
Ubiquitous
Feral
Collusion
Undulate
Being everywhere at the same time
Wild and untamed
A secret agreement for a wrongful purpose
To move in a wavelike motion
Ubiquitous
Being everywhere at the same time
Feral
Wild and untamed
English Pre-Ap SAT words
Abeyance
Burly
Cavalier
Chargrin
Stopping Something
Bigger in size
Knight/take matters lightly
Dissapointment
Abeyance
Stopping Something
Burly
Bigger in size
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SAT prep words AP english
paean
exemplify
conciliatory
disputations
a song of phrase or triumph
be a typical example of
intend or likely to pacify
fond of or causing heated arguments
paean
a song of phrase or triumph
exemplify
be a typical example of
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Ap English 11 sat words
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
Adversity
To shorten, abridge
The act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g eating o…
High praise
Misfortune, an unfavorable turn of events
Abbreviate
To shorten, abridge
Abstinence
The act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g eating o…
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AP English (SAT Word Wall)
Aloof
Incongruous
Austere
Chattel
Distant; Removed; Stands away (Adj.)
Not appropriate; Not suitable (Adj.)
Stern; Hard-headed (Adj.)
Slave; Property (Noun)
Aloof
Distant; Removed; Stands away (Adj.)
Incongruous
Not appropriate; Not suitable (Adj.)
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AP english SAT words and root
Anomaly
Abject
Demure
Diatribe
something that deviates form the norm, outside of thaw is con…
extremely bad, unpleasant and degrading.
quiet and polite not showy or flashy, reserved and modest.
an angry and usually long speech or piece of writing that har…
Anomaly
something that deviates form the norm, outside of thaw is con…
Abject
extremely bad, unpleasant and degrading.
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AP English Final SAT Words
abjure
abrogate
acerbic
acrimony
(v.) to reject, renounce
(v.) to abolish, usually by authority
(adj.) biting, bitter in tone or taste
(n.) bitterness, discord
abjure
(v.) to reject, renounce
abrogate
(v.) to abolish, usually by authority
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Lesson 3 AP English 3 SAT Words
abstruse
affable
audacity
contrite
difficult to understand
friendly
excessive boldness
extremely apologetic
abstruse
difficult to understand
affable
friendly
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Lesson 4 AP English 3 SAT Words
asthetic
aloof
archaic
assuage
relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art
apart
out of use
to make less painful or burdensome
asthetic
relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art
aloof
apart
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Lesson 2 AP English 3 SAT Words
Antithesis
Ascend
Austere
Autonomous
A direct opposite
To move upward
Strict
Independent
Antithesis
A direct opposite
Ascend
To move upward
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Lesson 1 AP English 3 SAT Words
altruistic
ambivalent
angular
arrogant
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others
having contrary feelings or attitudes
lean
insolently proud
altruistic
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others
ambivalent
having contrary feelings or attitudes
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English I Pre-AP Lit. SAT Words Week of 9/21
converge
crux
initiate
sequel
(v) To come together at the same point from different directi…
(n) the main point; the essential feature
(v) To begin or put into practice; to admit to a group... (n) in…
(n) A continuation; something that follows; the next installm…
converge
(v) To come together at the same point from different directi…
crux
(n) the main point; the essential feature
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AP English- 100 SAT Vocabulary Words
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
Adversity
(V) to shorten
(N) The act of refraining from pleasurable activity
(N) High praise
(N) misfortune, and unfavorable turn of events
Abbreviate
(V) to shorten
Abstinence
(N) The act of refraining from pleasurable activity
25 terms
Lesson 5 AP English 3 SAT Words
acrimonious
ameliorate
amenable
amorphous
caustic
to make better
open or willing to follow advice or suggestion
having no definite form
acrimonious
caustic
ameliorate
to make better
25 terms
Lesson 6 AP English 3 SAT Words
antiquated
arable
ascendancy
atrophy
out of fashion
fit for plowing
domination
to waste away
antiquated
out of fashion
arable
fit for plowing
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AP English Language - Word List 14 (SAT)
Enhance
Retract
Ambiguous
Paucity
To make better; to augment
To take back; to withdraw; to pull back
Unclear in meaning; confusing; capable of being interpreted i…
Scarcity
Enhance
To make better; to augment
Retract
To take back; to withdraw; to pull back
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AP English unit 2 sat words
Apprehensive
Bastion
Decadence
Diffident
quick to learn or understand.
a fortified place.
moral degeneration or decay; turpitude.
lacking confidence in one's own ability, worth, or fitness; t…
Apprehensive
quick to learn or understand.
Bastion
a fortified place.
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SAT/AP English P-Word Set
parable
paradox
parallelism
pathetic appeal; pathos
A short tale that teaches a moral; similar to but shorter tha…
A statement that appears to be self-contradictory or opposed…
Greek roots meaning "beside one another," It refers to the gr…
When a writer tries to persuade the audience by appealing to…
parable
A short tale that teaches a moral; similar to but shorter tha…
paradox
A statement that appears to be self-contradictory or opposed…
20 terms
AP English SAT Words List 1
acerbic
acumen
ameliorate
cognate
tart
keenness of intellect
improve
of a similar nature
acerbic
tart
acumen
keenness of intellect
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SAT/AP English S-Word Set
sarcasm
satire
semantics
style 1
Greek meaning "to tear flesh," sarcasm involves bitter, caust…
A work that targets human vices and follies or social institu…
The branch of linguistics that studies the meaning of words,…
An evaluation of the sum of the choices an author makes in bl…
sarcasm
Greek meaning "to tear flesh," sarcasm involves bitter, caust…
satire
A work that targets human vices and follies or social institu…
20 terms
AP English Lit SAT Word List #5
Sanction
Inundate
Circumvent
Reticent
(v.) Permission; support
(v.) to flood, overflow; to overwhelm by numbers or size
(v.) to overcome; find a way around something... Ex: The school'…
(adj) not talking much; private (of a person), restrained, re…
Sanction
(v.) Permission; support
Inundate
(v.) to flood, overflow; to overwhelm by numbers or size
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SAT/AP English I-Word Set
imagery
inference/infer
induction
invective
The sensory details or figurative language used to describe,…
To draw a reasonable conclusion from the information presented.
The process that moves from a given series of specifics to a…
An emotionally violent, verbal denunciation or attack using s…
imagery
The sensory details or figurative language used to describe,…
inference/infer
To draw a reasonable conclusion from the information presented.
20 terms
AP English Lit SAT Word List #1
detriment
dexterous
discretion
facetious
(n.) harm or loss; injury, damage; a disadvantage; a cause of…
(adj.) skillful in the use of hands or body; clever... Ex: Micha…
(n.) the quality of being reserved in speech or action; good…
(adj.) humorous; not meant seriously... Ex: Eric, not certain of…
detriment
(n.) harm or loss; injury, damage; a disadvantage; a cause of…
dexterous
(adj.) skillful in the use of hands or body; clever... Ex: Micha…
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SAT/AP English A-Word Set
abstract
ad hominem argument
allegory
alliteration
Language that describes concepts rather than concrete images
This is an argument that appeals to emotion rather than reaso…
Character and/or story elements symbolically to represent an…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
abstract
Language that describes concepts rather than concrete images
ad hominem argument
This is an argument that appeals to emotion rather than reaso…
20 terms
AP English Lit SAT Word List #2
ambiguous
dissident
embellish
fritter
(adj.) Open to more than one interpretation... Ex: The question…
(n.) a person who opposes official policy, especially that of…
(v.) to decorate, adorn, touch up; to improve by adding detai…
(v.) waste time, money, or energy on trifling matters; waste…
ambiguous
(adj.) Open to more than one interpretation... Ex: The question…
dissident
(n.) a person who opposes official policy, especially that of…
33 terms
English 3 AP- 66 SAT Words
prosaic
nefarious
cursory
foster
(adj) commonplace
(adj) wicked
(adj) performed hastily
(v) cultivate, nurture
prosaic
(adj) commonplace
nefarious
(adj) wicked
24 terms
AP English Language SAT words week 10
inclement
peruse
premonition
desist
unfavorable, stormy
to read carefully
forewarning
cease
inclement
unfavorable, stormy
peruse
to read carefully
24 terms
AP English Language SAT Words week 12
diatribe
inhibition
fortuitous
incoherent
bitter criticism
restraint
accidental
disjointed
diatribe
bitter criticism
inhibition
restraint
20 terms
English 2 Pre-Ap SAT vocabulary words
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
an enemy, opponent
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile;to transfer, con…
a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skill
to compel, force
adversary
an enemy, opponent
alienate
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile;to transfer, con…
20 terms
AP English Lit SAT Word List #3
charlatan
corroborate
disseminate
diverge
(n.) one who feigns knowledge or ability; a pretender, impost…
(v.) to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, ve…
(v.) to scatter or spread widely
(adj.) going in different directions; different from each oth…
charlatan
(n.) one who feigns knowledge or ability; a pretender, impost…
corroborate
(v.) to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, ve…
20 terms
AP English Language: week 2 SAT words
Laconic
Throng
Intrepid
accost
expressing much in few words
crowd
brave
approach
Laconic
expressing much in few words
Throng
crowd
24 terms
AP English Language SAT Words week 8
emaciated
surge
tranquil
sanctuary
abnormally thin, wasted away
to rush suddenly
quiet
shelter, sacred or religious place of refugee
emaciated
abnormally thin, wasted away
surge
to rush suddenly
24 terms
AP English Language SAT Words Week 11
inundate
fruitless
poignant
garbled
to flood
useless
moving, painful to the feelings
confused, mixed up
inundate
to flood
fruitless
useless
24 terms
AP English Language SAT words week 9
impresario
extortion
adverse
asset
one who presents cultural series, organizer
getting money by threats
unfavorable, harmful; prevention of success
a valuable thing to have
impresario
one who presents cultural series, organizer
extortion
getting money by threats
20 terms
AP English Language: week 1 SAT Words
Voracious
Indiscriminate
Eminent
Steeped
wanting or devouring great quantities
done at random without careful selection
a high reputation, outstanding
soaked, drenched, saturated
Voracious
wanting or devouring great quantities
Indiscriminate
done at random without careful selection
24 terms
AP English Language SAT words week 3
Loathe
Reprimand
Lackluster
Caustic
to hate
to show sharp disapproval
dull
sarcastic, biting
Loathe
to hate
Reprimand
to show sharp disapproval
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