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15 terms
SAT Prep: Vocabulary
Apathy
Blanched
Bolster
Capricious
Lack of energy or interest
Turned pale
Give support to
Changeable
Apathy
Lack of energy or interest
Blanched
Turned pale
989 terms
SAT Prep - Vocabulary
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…
55 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary
Tarnished
Adept
Tangential
Candid
Lose luster; to be come dull or less valuble
Very skilled or proficient at something
Hardly touching matter; irrelevant
Completely honest; straightforward
Tarnished
Lose luster; to be come dull or less valuble
Adept
Very skilled or proficient at something
Vocabulary SAT prep
Wrangle
Vigil
Servile
Rubble
To quarrel or argue in a noisy way; to bicker.
A watch (especially at night); any period of watchful attenti…
Of or relating to a slave; behaving like a servant.
Broken stone or bricks; ruin.
Wrangle
To quarrel or argue in a noisy way; to bicker.
Vigil
A watch (especially at night); any period of watchful attenti…
15 terms
SAT prep vocabulary
Antithetical
Analogous
Prescient
Mytopic
Polar opposite
Comprable
Foreknowing
Nearsighted
Antithetical
Polar opposite
Analogous
Comprable
SAT Prep Vocabulary List
insatiable
intrepid
inviolable
unfazed
(adj.) incapable of being satisfied (My insatiable appetite f…
(adj.) fearless (After scaling a live volcano prior to its er…
(adj.) sacred (Nobody was ever able to break into Batman's in…
(adj) not bothered; unworried
insatiable
(adj.) incapable of being satisfied (My insatiable appetite f…
intrepid
(adj.) fearless (After scaling a live volcano prior to its er…
30 terms
SAT Vocabulary Prep
Enhance
Glutton
Tout
Brawn
To intensify, improve
Someone who consumes too much food/drink
To praise highly
Muscular strength
Enhance
To intensify, improve
Glutton
Someone who consumes too much food/drink
25 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary
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…
200 terms
SAT Prep. Vocabulary
Abstract
Acquire
Adversary
Advocate
(v.) to draw or take away
(v.) to come into possession of
(n.) an opponent or enemy
(v.) to argue in favor of
Abstract
(v.) to draw or take away
Acquire
(v.) to come into possession of
17 terms
SAT Vocabulary Prep
Acquiesce
Absgone
Adumbrate
Wanton
(v.) to accept without protest; to agree or submit... "agua - y…
To run away and hide... "abs" "gone"
Give a rough outline of; foreshadow; reveal only partially; o…
(adj.) an undisciplined lust for something... "Most wanted"... "Wo…
Acquiesce
(v.) to accept without protest; to agree or submit... "agua - y…
Absgone
To run away and hide... "abs" "gone"
SAT Prep Vocabulary
trifling
lucid
benign
boorish
unimportant, insignificant
clear, easy to understand
gentle, pleasant
rough, rowdy
trifling
unimportant, insignificant
lucid
clear, easy to understand
18 terms
SAT prep vocabulary
Expunge
Obsequious
Deleterious
Harangue
To erase or remove completely
Attempting to win favor by flattering
Harmful, destructive, detrimental
A scolding or intense verbal attack; tirade
Expunge
To erase or remove completely
Obsequious
Attempting to win favor by flattering
50 terms
SAT Vocabulary Prep
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
to hate
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
fake; false
to give voting rights
abhor
to hate
bigot
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
10 terms
Sat Prep Vocabulary Words
Steadfastly
Absolutist
Openness
Enthralled
firm in belief, determination, or adherence : loyal
government by an absolute ruler or authority : despotism
Relatively free of obstructions to sight, movement, or intern…
capture the fascinated attention of
Steadfastly
firm in belief, determination, or adherence : loyal
Absolutist
government by an absolute ruler or authority : despotism
25 terms
SAT prep vocabulary words
acrimonious
oblique
inane
debase
caustic
misleading
lacking significance
to reduce in dignity or quality
acrimonious
caustic
oblique
misleading
SAT Prep Vocabulary
Bilk
Harangue
Replete
Plaudit
cheat; defraud
noisy, attacking speech
full
statement giving strong praise
Bilk
cheat; defraud
Harangue
noisy, attacking speech
20 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary
abase
abbess
abbey
abbot
to lower in position, or the like; degrade
the lady superior of a nunnery
the group of buildings which collectively form the dwelling-p…
the superior of a community of monks
abase
to lower in position, or the like; degrade
abbess
the lady superior of a nunnery
16 terms
SAT Vocabulary Prep
lampoon
integrity
zealous
imperious
(v) to make fun of to satirize
combination of all good qualities: honestly, kindness, happin…
(adj) extremely enthusiastic
(adj) proud and arrogant
lampoon
(v) to make fun of to satirize
integrity
combination of all good qualities: honestly, kindness, happin…
989 terms
SAT Prep - Vocabulary
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…
75 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary
altruistic
ambivalent
angular
arrogant
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others
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
ambivalent
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
SAT Vocabulary Prep
Ambivalent
Autonomy
Callous
Capricious
conflicting; clashing; contradictory
independence; freedom
cruel; insensitive
given to sudden behavior change; having no goal
Ambivalent
conflicting; clashing; contradictory
Autonomy
independence; freedom
SAT prep vocabulary
Astute
Deferential
Subversive
Anecdotes
Having or showing an ability to notice and understand things…
Showing or expressing difference
To secretly try to ruin or destroy a government, political sy…
A short story about an interesting or funny event or occurrence
Astute
Having or showing an ability to notice and understand things…
Deferential
Showing or expressing difference
SAT Prep Vocabulary
abdicate
circumspect
diffident
ebullient
to surrender
examining carefully all circumstances and possible consequences
lacking in self-confidence
overflowing with excitement or liveliness
abdicate
to surrender
circumspect
examining carefully all circumstances and possible consequences
SAT PREP VOCABULARY
Abdicate
Circumspect
Diffident
Ebbulient
To surrender
Examine carefully all circumstances and possible consequences
Lacking in self-confidence
Overflowing with excitement or liveliness
Abdicate
To surrender
Circumspect
Examine carefully all circumstances and possible consequences
16 terms
SAT VOCABULARY PREP
Taciturn
inquisitive
frugal
risqué
inclined to silence; reserved in speech
eager for knowledge; intellectually curious
not wasteful; prudently saving or sparing
daringly close to indelicacy or impropriety; off-color
Taciturn
inclined to silence; reserved in speech
inquisitive
eager for knowledge; intellectually curious
SAT Vocabulary 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…
SAT prep vocabulary
eccentric
esoteric
indigence
indignant
uncommon/abnormal
cryptic, understood by only a few
poverty
angry when something is unfair
eccentric
uncommon/abnormal
esoteric
cryptic, understood by only a few
SAT Prep Vocabulary
Abhor
Abstinence
Abstruse
Acclaim
To Hate
Deliberate self-restraint
Difficult to understand
To praise
Abhor
To Hate
Abstinence
Deliberate self-restraint
40 terms
Sat prep vocabulary list
Abdicate
Circumspect
Diffident
Ebullient
To surrender
Examining carefully all circumstances and possible consequences
Lacking in self-confidence
Overflowing with excitement
Abdicate
To surrender
Circumspect
Examining carefully all circumstances and possible consequences
70 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary
Cynic
Contempt
Divisive
Digress
(n) one who believes that only selfishness motivates human ac…
n. a feeling of disdain for anything considered mean or worth…
adj. dissenting , at odds with, alienating; creating dissensi…
v. To wander away from the main topic or argument in speaking…
Cynic
(n) one who believes that only selfishness motivates human ac…
Contempt
n. a feeling of disdain for anything considered mean or worth…
SAT Prep Vocabulary Words
Ambivalent
Candidacy
Caravanserai
Cloisters
(adj): not sure wether you want or like something or not
(noun): the position of being one of the people who are compe…
(noun): a hotel with a large open central area, used in the p…
(noun): A covered passage that surrounds one side of a square…
Ambivalent
(adj): not sure wether you want or like something or not
Candidacy
(noun): the position of being one of the people who are compe…
SAT Prep Vocabulary
Apathy
Candor
Enigma
Indifferent
Absense of passion, emotion or excitement
Frankness, honesty
A mystery; difficult to understand or explain
Having no preference
Apathy
Absense of passion, emotion or excitement
Candor
Frankness, honesty
989 terms
SAT Vocabulary 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…
SAT Prep Vocabulary
abandoned
accusation (accuse)
ambiguity (ambiguous)
analyze (analyst)
v: to give oneself up to (e.g., evil); to cast off or reject
n: an indictment, a charge of an offense; the act of accusing
n: hesitation, doubt; an uncertainty; an instance of double m…
v: to examine critically in order to bring out key elements o…
abandoned
v: to give oneself up to (e.g., evil); to cast off or reject
accusation (accuse)
n: an indictment, a charge of an offense; the act of accusing
30 terms
SAT prep vocabulary
Bedlam
Pedantic
Banal
antipathy
a very noisy and confused state or scene
of, relating to, or being a pedant
boring or ordinary
a strong feeling or dislike
Bedlam
a very noisy and confused state or scene
Pedantic
of, relating to, or being a pedant
SAT prep vocabulary
Platitudinous
Persiflage
Sardonic
Scatological
Plain; used often; boring
Light mockery or banter
Grimly mocking or cynical
Relating to poop
Platitudinous
Plain; used often; boring
Persiflage
Light mockery or banter
SAT Vocabulary Prep
Adamant
Abysmal
Anachronism
Antipathy
Hard and inflexible; unyielding
Extreme; low; immeasurably deep or great
Something out of place for its time
Aversion; dislike
Adamant
Hard and inflexible; unyielding
Abysmal
Extreme; low; immeasurably deep or great
989 terms
SAT Prep - Vocabulary
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…
59 terms
SAT prep vocabulary
Aesthetic
Conventional
Mitigate
Pragmatic
Characterized by a sensitivity to beauty in art and taste
Customary; conforming to established practices
To make less severe or harsh; to moderate; to lessen; to reli…
Practical; realistic; down to earth
Aesthetic
Characterized by a sensitivity to beauty in art and taste
Conventional
Customary; conforming to established practices
989 terms
SAT Prep - Vocabulary
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…
20 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary #1
Biased
Cartographer
Caustic
Clandestine
prejudiced
one who designs or makes maps
bitingly sarcastic or witty
secretive
Biased
prejudiced
Cartographer
one who designs or makes maps
SAT Prep Vocabulary
Acute
Bleak
Cleave
Desolate
ending in a sharp point
unpleasantly cold and damp
separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument
providing no shelter or sustenance
Acute
ending in a sharp point
Bleak
unpleasantly cold and damp
40 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary
abbreviate
abstinence
adulation
adversity
to shorten, abridge
the act of refraining from pleasurable activity
high praise
misfortune, an unfavorable turn of events
abbreviate
to shorten, abridge
abstinence
the act of refraining from pleasurable activity
PrepScholar's SAT Vocabulary
abstemious
acquiesce
acrimonious
admonish
moderate in eating and drinking
to comply
great bitterness
to earnestly caution
abstemious
moderate in eating and drinking
acquiesce
to comply
5 terms
SAT Vocabulary Prep (set 6)
Volatile
Vicarious
Waver
Deter
Explosive; tending to change
Felt or undergo as if one were taking part in the experience…
To be unsure or weak
To prevent or discourage from acting
Volatile
Explosive; tending to change
Vicarious
Felt or undergo as if one were taking part in the experience…
SAT prep vocabulary
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity; lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
SAT PREP Vocabulary 17 and 18
anthology
chicanery
dilettante
fatuous
a book which is a collection of poems and stories
trickery
person who dabbles in a subject without serious study
silly; foolish
anthology
a book which is a collection of poems and stories
chicanery
trickery
60 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary (set 5)
Sanguine
Poignant
Belligerent
Morose
Cheerful
Touching
Eager to fight
Gloomy
Sanguine
Cheerful
Poignant
Touching
70 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary (Set 3)
Apprehensive
Enumerate
Prevalent
Oblivious
Fearful
To specify individually, to count
Widespread
Forgetful; unaware
Apprehensive
Fearful
Enumerate
To specify individually, to count
70 terms
SAT Prep Vocabulary (set 4)
Eclectic
Ebullient
Censure
Averse
Having elements from a variety of sources
Enthusiastic, lively
To criticize severely
reluctant
Eclectic
Having elements from a variety of sources
Ebullient
Enthusiastic, lively
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