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SAT Prep 4 Power Plus
composite
navigable
accentuate
transcribe
made up of separate parts
able to be passed or traversed, especially for ships
to emphasize
to write out or copy information, usually by hand
composite
made up of separate parts
navigable
able to be passed or traversed, especially for ships
18 terms
SAT Prep 2 Power Plus
prose
renaissance
surcharge
enshroud
ordinary writing or speech, other than poetry or music
a revival or rebirth, especially in thinking or activity
a charge added to the usual cost
to cover up; to conceal
prose
ordinary writing or speech, other than poetry or music
renaissance
a revival or rebirth, especially in thinking or activity
31 terms
SAT Prep 1 Power Plus
Gall
Parry
Cogitate
Transpire
Shameless boldness; nerve
To deflect or evade a blow, especially sword fighting
To think deeply
To happen; to take place
Gall
Shameless boldness; nerve
Parry
To deflect or evade a blow, especially sword fighting
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SAT Prep 3 Power Plus
Insurrection
Thesis
Maul
Deliberate
A rebellion against established authority or govornment
A proposed idea that has yet to be proven
To injure by breath and rough treatment
To consider carefully, especially as a group
Insurrection
A rebellion against established authority or govornment
Thesis
A proposed idea that has yet to be proven
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SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 4
despondent
protocol
candid
jingoism
adj.; feeling gloomy or hopeless... syn: dejected; dismal... ant: j…
n.; the formal or official way of correctly doing... syn: custom…
adj.; honest and straightforward; blunt... syn: frank; direct... an…
n.; extreme, chauvinistic patriotism, often favoring an aggre…
despondent
adj.; feeling gloomy or hopeless... syn: dejected; dismal... ant: j…
protocol
n.; the formal or official way of correctly doing... syn: custom…
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SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 7
transpose
dilema
sardonic
intern
v; to change the order or place of, especially letters, words…
n;a choice between two unpleasant or difficult opinions
adj; using mocking or scornful humor sincerity of human motiv…
n; a student or recent graduate working as an apprentice whil…
transpose
v; to change the order or place of, especially letters, words…
dilema
n;a choice between two unpleasant or difficult opinions
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 15
connive
noxious
indiscreet
liege
v; to cooperate secretly in wrongdoing... syn: conspire
adj; harmful to health... syn: injurious... ant: harmless
adj; not wise or judicious; impudent, as in speech or action…
n; a lord, master, or sovereign... syn: king... ant: commoner; serv…
connive
v; to cooperate secretly in wrongdoing... syn: conspire
noxious
adj; harmful to health... syn: injurious... ant: harmless
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 16
purloin
linguistics
pique
rabid
v; to steal... syn: burglarize
n; the scientific study of the structure, sounds, and meaning…
n; to cause resentment; to provoke... syn: irritate... ant: assuage
adj; raging; fanatical... sum: uncontrollable; fervid... ant: placid
purloin
v; to steal... syn: burglarize
linguistics
n; the scientific study of the structure, sounds, and meaning…
60 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus (SAT)
Divulge
Abet
Ardor
Dogmatic
To tell; to reveal (as a secret)
To assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
An intense feeling of devotion or eagerness
Arrogant and stubborn about one's beliefs
Divulge
To tell; to reveal (as a secret)
Abet
To assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
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SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 10
cajole
expound
metier
balk
v; to persuade with false promises and flattery... syn: coax; wh…
v; to explain in detail; to clarify... syn: elaborate... ant: weakn…
n; the work one is especially suited for; one's specialty; an…
v; to refuse stubbornly or abruptly; to stop short and refuse…
cajole
v; to persuade with false promises and flattery... syn: coax; wh…
expound
v; to explain in detail; to clarify... syn: elaborate... ant: weakn…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 6
credence
collate
connoisseur
enigma
n; belief or trust... syn: faith;confidence... ant: disbelief
v; to arrange into the proper order, especially documents... syn…
n; an expert in matters of culture, food, or wine... ant:tyro;no…
n; a mystery; something seemingly inexplicable... syn:riddle;puz…
credence
n; belief or trust... syn: faith;confidence... ant: disbelief
collate
v; to arrange into the proper order, especially documents... syn…
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SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 8
duplicity
belie
droll
abate
n; international deceit in speech or conduct... syn:deception... an…
n; to falsely represent... syn:contradict,misrepresent... ant:prove…
adj; amusing in an odd or whimsical way... syn:quaint
v; to lessen in violence or intensity... syn:subside,decrease... an…
duplicity
n; international deceit in speech or conduct... syn:deception... an…
belie
n; to falsely represent... syn:contradict,misrepresent... ant:prove…
21 terms
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 6
credence
collate
connoisseur
enigma
n; belief or trust... syn: faith;confidence... ant: disbelief
v; to arrange into the proper order, especially documents... syn…
n; an expert in matters of culture, food, or wine... ant:tyro;no…
n; a mystery; something seemingly inexplicable... syn:riddle;puz…
credence
n; belief or trust... syn: faith;confidence... ant: disbelief
collate
v; to arrange into the proper order, especially documents... syn…
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SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 9
sere
heinous
enhance
unctuous
adj; dry and withered... syn: desiccated;arid... ant: lush
adj; hatefully or shockingly evil... syn: abhorrent;horrid
v; to increase the value or beauty of something... syn: improve;…
adj; exaggeratedly or insincerely polite... syn: oily... ant: geniu…
sere
adj; dry and withered... syn: desiccated;arid... ant: lush
heinous
adj; hatefully or shockingly evil... syn: abhorrent;horrid
Power Plus SAT Vocabulary Lesson Four
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
v. to escape notice; to get away from
adj. inactive; unproductive
n. anything that destroys, prevents growth or causes devaluat…
n. a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
v. to escape notice; to get away from
fallow
adj. inactive; unproductive
Power Plus SAT Vocabulary Lesson Two
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
v. to combine
adj. mentally ill
v. to sharpen
v. to besiege
amalgamate
v. to combine
demented
adj. mentally ill
Power Plus SAT Vocabulary Lesson One
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
adj. morally unrestrained
n. a coin collector
n. a scarcity, lack
adj. believing that all events in life are inevitable and det…
licentious
adj. morally unrestrained
numismatist
n. a coin collector
Vocabulary Power Plus SAT
factious
ignoble
boor
aegis
causing disagreement
dishonorable, shameful
rude/impolite person
a shield/ protection
factious
causing disagreement
ignoble
dishonorable, shameful
SAT Power Plus Vocabulary
licentious
numismatics
paucity
fatalistic
mortally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity , lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
licentious
mortally unrestrained
numismatics
a coin collector
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Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 3 - Lesson Seven
adroit
macroscopic
fatuous
bovine
skillful; clever
visible to the naked eye
foolish; inane
pertaining to cows or cattle
adroit
skillful; clever
macroscopic
visible to the naked eye
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 12
lexicon
hue
sanction
altercation
n; a dictionary; a specialized vocabulary used in a particula…
n; a particular shade of a given color
n; permission; support
n; a heated argument... syn:quarrel; dispute... ant: agreement; har…
lexicon
n; a dictionary; a specialized vocabulary used in a particula…
hue
n; a particular shade of a given color
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: List #3
pedestrian
bona fide
adventitious
fecund
(adj.) ordinary or dull
(adj.) in good faith
(adj.) accidental; nonessential
(adj.) fertile; productive
pedestrian
(adj.) ordinary or dull
bona fide
(adj.) in good faith
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT: Lesson 2
Heresy
Docile
libation
anathema
n. the crime of holding a belief that goes against establishe…
adj. easy to teach or manage
n. a drink, especially an alcoholic one
n. 1) a hated, repellant person or thing ... 2) a formal curse
Heresy
n. the crime of holding a belief that goes against establishe…
Docile
adj. easy to teach or manage
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SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 7
transpose
dilema
sardonic
intern
v; to change the order or place of, especially letters, words…
n;a choice between two unpleasant or difficult opinions
adj; using mocking or scornful humor sincerity of human motiv…
n; a student or recent graduate working as an apprentice whil…
transpose
v; to change the order or place of, especially letters, words…
dilema
n;a choice between two unpleasant or difficult opinions
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SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 8
duplicity
belie
droll
abate
n; international deceit in speech or conduct... syn:deception... an…
v; to falsely represent... syn:contradict,misrepresent... ant:prove…
adj; amusing in an odd or whimsical way... syn:quaint
v; to lessen in violence or intensity... syn:subside,decrease... an…
duplicity
n; international deceit in speech or conduct... syn:deception... an…
belie
v; to falsely represent... syn:contradict,misrepresent... ant:prove…
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SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 4
despondent
protocol
candid
jingoism
adj.; feeling gloomy or hopeless... syn: dejected; dismal... ant: j…
n.; the formal or official way of correctly doing... syn: custom…
adj.; honest and straightforward; blunt... syn: frank; direct... an…
n.; extreme, chauvinistic patriotism, often favoring an aggre…
despondent
adj.; feeling gloomy or hopeless... syn: dejected; dismal... ant: j…
protocol
n.; the formal or official way of correctly doing... syn: custom…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 3
irascible
bacchanalian
maudlin
extradite
adj.; easily angered... syn: irritable, ill-tempered... ant: easygo…
adj.; wild and drunken... ant: restrained
adj.;foolishly sentimental;ridiculously emotional... syn:mushy,h…
v.;to turn over or deliver to the legal jurisdiction of anoth…
irascible
adj.; easily angered... syn: irritable, ill-tempered... ant: easygo…
bacchanalian
adj.; wild and drunken... ant: restrained
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 1
divulge
abet
ardor
dogmatic
v; to tell; to reveal (as a secret)... syn:unveil;disclose... ant:c…
v;to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing... syn:promot…
n;an intense feeling of devotion or eagerness... syn:zeal... ant:in…
adj; arrogant and stubborn about one's beliefs... syn:propensity…
divulge
v; to tell; to reveal (as a secret)... syn:unveil;disclose... ant:c…
abet
v;to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing... syn:promot…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 7
transpose
dilema
sardonic
intern
v; to change the order or place of, especially letters, words…
n;a choice between two unpleasant or difficult opinions
adj; using mocking or scornful humor sincerity of human motiv…
n; a student or recent graduate working as an apprentice whil…
transpose
v; to change the order or place of, especially letters, words…
dilema
n;a choice between two unpleasant or difficult opinions
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 8
duplicity
belie
droll
abate
n; international deceit in speech or conduct... syn:deception... an…
n; to falsely represent... syn:contradict,misrepresent... ant:prove…
adj; amusing in an odd or whimsical way... syn:quaint
v; to lessen in violence or intensity... syn:subside,decrease... an…
duplicity
n; international deceit in speech or conduct... syn:deception... an…
belie
n; to falsely represent... syn:contradict,misrepresent... ant:prove…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 2
disabuse
heresy
audit
motley
v;to free someone from believing something false... syn: enlight…
n; the act of holding a belief that foes against established…
v;to check the accuracy of financial accounts and records... syn…
adj;made up of dissimilar parts;being of many colors... syn:vari…
disabuse
v;to free someone from believing something false... syn: enlight…
heresy
n; the act of holding a belief that foes against established…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 9
sere
heinous
enhance
unctuous
adj; dry and withered... syn: desiccated;arid... ant: lush
adj; hatefully or shockingly evil... syn: abhorrent;horrid
v; to increase the value or beauty of something... syn: improve;…
adj; exaggeratedly or insincerely polite... syn: oily... ant: geniu…
sere
adj; dry and withered... syn: desiccated;arid... ant: lush
heinous
adj; hatefully or shockingly evil... syn: abhorrent;horrid
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 10
cajole
expound
metier
balk
v; to persuade with false promises and flattery... syn: coax; wh…
v; to explain in detail; to clarify... syn: elaborate... ant: weakn…
n; the work one is especially suited for; one's specialty; an…
v; to refuse stubbornly or abruptly; to stop short and refuse…
cajole
v; to persuade with false promises and flattery... syn: coax; wh…
expound
v; to explain in detail; to clarify... syn: elaborate... ant: weakn…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 20
demur
fixed
dissident
stipulate
v; to disapprove or to take exception... syn: object; disagree... a…
adj; stuck in place or position... syn: immovable; rigid; statio…
n; someone who disagrees... syn: renegade... ant: supporter
v; to specify a required part of an agreement... syn: require
demur
v; to disapprove or to take exception... syn: object; disagree... a…
fixed
adj; stuck in place or position... syn: immovable; rigid; statio…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 21
asinine
indefatigable
ancillary
osmosis
adj; exhibiting poor judgment or intelligence... syn: foolish; b…
adj; tireless; incapable of being fatigued... ant: exhausted
adj; subsidiary; providing assistance
n; a gradual, often unconscious, process of absorption
asinine
adj; exhibiting poor judgment or intelligence... syn: foolish; b…
indefatigable
adj; tireless; incapable of being fatigued... ant: exhausted
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 5
retinue
disparity
extol
conscript
n; followers or servants who accompany an important person... sy…
n; inequality; difference... syn: gap... ant: similarity
v; to praise highly... syn: exalt; laud... ant: chastise
v; to force someone into military service
retinue
n; followers or servants who accompany an important person... sy…
disparity
n; inequality; difference... syn: gap... ant: similarity
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SAT Power Plus Vocabulary: Lesson 1
Camaraderie
Frangible
Litany
Moratorium
(n.)... Rapport and goodwill.... "The couch attributed the team's s…
(Adj.)... Fragile; easy to break. ... "Mom seldom used the frangibl…
(n.)... Any long, repetitive, or dull recital. ... "The dissatisfie…
(n.)... A suspension of activity; an authorized delay... "The warri…
Camaraderie
(n.)... Rapport and goodwill.... "The couch attributed the team's s…
Frangible
(Adj.)... Fragile; easy to break. ... "Mom seldom used the frangibl…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 11
harangue
gradiloquent
avid
epistle
n; a long, strongly expressed speech or lecture... syn: trade
adj; pompous or high-flown in speech... syn: pretentious... ant: pl…
adj;enthusiastic; extremely interested... syn: voracious; eager…
n; a letter or literary composition in letter form
harangue
n; a long, strongly expressed speech or lecture... syn: trade
gradiloquent
adj; pompous or high-flown in speech... syn: pretentious... ant: pl…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 13
circumvent
inert
latent
acquit
v; to get around; to bypass... syn: avoid
adj; unable to act or move; inactive; sluggish... syn: dormant;…
adj; present, but not active; hidden... syn: dormant... ant: manifest
v; to find not guilty of a fault or crime... syn: absolve... ant: c…
circumvent
v; to get around; to bypass... syn: avoid
inert
adj; unable to act or move; inactive; sluggish... syn: dormant;…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 19
vacuous
epicurean
coup
oeuvre
adj; lacking intelligence; empty of reason... syn: empty-headed…
adj; taking pleasure in food and drink... syn: hedonistic; gourmet
n; a surprising, brilliant, and usually successful act... syn: p…
n; the complete work of an artist, composer, or writer... syn: c…
vacuous
adj; lacking intelligence; empty of reason... syn: empty-headed…
epicurean
adj; taking pleasure in food and drink... syn: hedonistic; gourmet
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 4
despondent
protocol
candid
jingoism
adj.; feeling gloomy or hopeless... syn: dejected; dismal... ant: j…
n.; the formal or official way of correctly doing... syn: custom…
adj.; honest and straightforward; blunt... syn: frank; direct... an…
n.; extreme, chauvinistic patriotism, often favoring an aggre…
despondent
adj.; feeling gloomy or hopeless... syn: dejected; dismal... ant: j…
protocol
n.; the formal or official way of correctly doing... syn: custom…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 18
xenophobia
irreleverent
discordant
torpid
n; an intense dislike or fear of strangers or foreigners
adj; disrespectful... syn: subordinate... ant: worshipful
adj; being in disagreement... syn: conflicting... ant: harmonious
adj; losing motion, feeling, or power; lacking in energy... syn:…
xenophobia
n; an intense dislike or fear of strangers or foreigners
irreleverent
adj; disrespectful... syn: subordinate... ant: worshipful
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 17
repose
caustic
exodus
retribution
n; a state of relaxation or sleep... syn: respite; peace... ant: di…
adj; biting; stingingly sharp or sarcastic; highly irritating…
n; a mass departure or emigration... ant: return
n; something justly deserved, especially a punishment... syn: re…
repose
n; a state of relaxation or sleep... syn: respite; peace... ant: di…
caustic
adj; biting; stingingly sharp or sarcastic; highly irritating…
SAT Prep: Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness Lesson 14
enraptured
charlatan
hoax
obstreperous
adj; delighted beyond measure... syn: ecstatic
n; one who pretends to have knowledge in order to swindle oth…
n; a practical joke; a trick... syn: fraud; fake
adj; aggressively boisterous; stubborn and defiant... ant: meek;…
enraptured
adj; delighted beyond measure... syn: ecstatic
charlatan
n; one who pretends to have knowledge in order to swindle oth…
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Vocabulary Power Plus SAT Unit 9 - Seniors
provocative
bumpkin
toady
culpable
tending to excite or stimulate
an unsophisticated, awkward person
a person who flatters for personal gain
deserving blame or condemnation; guilty
provocative
tending to excite or stimulate
bumpkin
an unsophisticated, awkward person
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT
licentious
numismatist
paucity
obtrude
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity; a lack
to force one self into a situation
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus for New SAT: Lesson 8
abate
decorum
abhor
dole
v. to lessen in violence or intensity
n. conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
v. to detest; to hate strongly
v. to distribute ; to give out sparingly
abate
v. to lessen in violence or intensity
decorum
n. conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
Vocabulary Power Plus ACT/SAT Lesson Nine
bilk
homily
demise
emit
to cheat or swindle, to thwart
a sermon
death; a ceasing to exist
to send out; to give forth; as in sound or light
bilk
to cheat or swindle, to thwart
homily
a sermon
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus for New SAT: Lesson 6
Condone
Nuance
Connoisseur
Enigma
V.to forgive or overlook an offense
N.a slight or subtle degree of difference
N.an expert in matters of culture, food, or wine
N.a mystery; something seemingly inexplicable
Condone
V.to forgive or overlook an offense
Nuance
N.a slight or subtle degree of difference
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus for New SAT:Lesson 4
bigot
expunge
candid
argot
n. one who is intolerant of differences in others
v. to erase or eliminate
adj. outspoken; blunt
n. special words or phrases used by a specific group of people
bigot
n. one who is intolerant of differences in others
expunge
v. to erase or eliminate
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