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AP Language & Composition: Unit 11 SAT Words
Abstemious (adj)
Censurable (adj)
Contingent (adj/noun)
Corroborate (verb)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Deserving of blame, or correction
(adj)Likely, but not certain to happen; Dependent on certain…
To confirm, or make certain
Abstemious (adj)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Censurable (adj)
Deserving of blame, or correction
AP Language & Composition: Unit 9 SAT Words
Abate (verb)
Adulation (noun)
Anathema (noun)
Astute (adj)
To make less in amount or degree; To subside; To nullify; To…
Praise or flattery that is excessive
An object of intense dislike; A curse or strong denunciation
Shrewd; Crafty, showing practical wisdom
Abate (verb)
To make less in amount or degree; To subside; To nullify; To…
Adulation (noun)
Praise or flattery that is excessive
AP Language & Composition: Unit 13 SAT Words
Abet (verb)
Aver (verb)
Blatant (adj)
Broach (verb)
To encourage, or assist especially in something wrong or unwo…
To affirm, or to declare confidently
Noisy in a coarse offensive way; Obvious or conspicuous espec…
To break the surface of the water; To turn sideways to the wi…
Abet (verb)
To encourage, or assist especially in something wrong or unwo…
Aver (verb)
To affirm, or to declare confidently
AP Language & Composition: Unit 10 SAT Words
Accrue
Annotation
Bedlam
Covert
(verb) To grow; To accumulate in the course of time; To happe…
(noun) A critical or explanatory note or comment especially f…
(noun) A state or scene of uproar or confusion
(adj) Hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; Sheltered…
Accrue
(verb) To grow; To accumulate in the course of time; To happe…
Annotation
(noun) A critical or explanatory note or comment especially f…
AP Language & Composition: Unit 7 SAT Words
Austere
Beneficent
Cadaverous
Concoct
(adj) Severe, stern in manner; Without adornment or luxury; H…
(adj) Performing acts of kindness or charity; Conferring bene…
(adj) Pale, gaunt, resembeling a corpse
(verb) To prepare by combining ingredients; To devise, invent…
Austere
(adj) Severe, stern in manner; Without adornment or luxury; H…
Beneficent
(adj) Performing acts of kindness or charity; Conferring bene…
AP Language & Composition: Unit 14 SAT Words
Amenable
Berate
Carnage
Credulous
(adj) Willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, submi…
(verb) To scold sharply
(noun) Large scaled slaughter or loss of life
(adj) To ready to believe; easily deceived
Amenable
(adj) Willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, submi…
Berate
(verb) To scold sharply
AP Language & Composition: Unit 12 SAT Words
Absolve (verb)
Caricature (noun/verb)
Clangor (verb/noun)
Contiguous (adj)
To clear from blame, responsibility, guilt
(noun) A representation in which the subjects characteristic…
(verb) To make a loud ringing noise... (noun) A loud ringing noise
Side by side, touching, near, adjacent in time
Absolve (verb)
To clear from blame, responsibility, guilt
Caricature (noun/verb)
(noun) A representation in which the subjects characteristic…
AP Language & Composition: Unit 6 SAT Words
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
(adj) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
(noun) A damaging, derogatory statement; The act of slanderin…
(adj) Extremely strange , unusual or atypical
(adj) Abrupt, blunt, no formalities
Anomalous
(adj) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
Aspersion
(noun) A damaging, derogatory statement; The act of slanderin…
AP Language & Composition: Unit 2 SAT Words
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(verb) To improve, or correct a flaw or shortcomings
(noun) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; Perpendicular…
(adj) Pompous, overblown in language; Full of high sounding w…
(adj) Without feathers; Without experience; Immature; Lacking…
Ameliorate
(verb) To improve, or correct a flaw or shortcomings
Aplomb
(noun) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; Perpendicular…
AP Language & Composition: Unit 5 SAT Words
Amnesty
Autonomy
Axiomatic
Blazon
(noun) A general pardon for an offense against the government…
(noun) Self government; Political control
(adj) Self evident; Expressing a universally accepted princip…
(verb) To adorn or embellish; To display conspicuously; To pu…
Amnesty
(noun) A general pardon for an offense against the government…
Autonomy
(noun) Self government; Political control
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 13 SAT Words
Abet (verb)
Aver (verb)
Blatant (adj)
Broach (verb)
To encourage, or assist especially in something wrong or unwo…
To affirm, or to declare confidently
Noisy in a coarse offensive way; Obvious or conspicuous espec…
To break the surface of the water; To turn sideways to the wi…
Abet (verb)
To encourage, or assist especially in something wrong or unwo…
Aver (verb)
To affirm, or to declare confidently
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 14 SAT Words
Amenable
Berate
Carnage
Credulous
(adj) Willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, submi…
(verb) To scold sharply
(noun) Large scaled slaughter or loss of life
(adj) To ready to believe; easily deceived
Amenable
(adj) Willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, submi…
Berate
(verb) To scold sharply
AP Language & Composition: Unit 4 SAT Words
Affable
Aggrandize
Amorphous
Aura
(adj) Courteous, or pleasant; Sociable or easy to speak too
(verb) To increase in greatness, power, or wealth; To build u…
(adj) Shapeless, or without definite form; Of no particular t…
(noun) That which surrounds; A distinctive air or quality
Affable
(adj) Courteous, or pleasant; Sociable or easy to speak too
Aggrandize
(verb) To increase in greatness, power, or wealth; To build u…
AP Language & Composition: Unit 3 SAT Words
Abominate
Acculuration
Adventitious
Ascribe
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
(adj) Resulting from chance, or accidental or non-essential
(verb) To assign, or refer to as a cause or source; To attrib…
Abominate
(verb) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculuration
(noun) The modification of social patterns, traits, or struct…
50 terms
AP Language & Composition Scintillating Cinderella SAT Word List 1-50
haughtiest
disparity
paragon
irascible
most excessively proud
difference
model of excellence
quick-tempered, irritable
haughtiest
most excessively proud
disparity
difference
50 terms
AP Language & Composition Scintillating Cinderella SAT Word List 51-100
expedient
perfunctory
alacrity
garrulous
advisable; useful
without caring
brisk eagerness
talkative
expedient
advisable; useful
perfunctory
without caring
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 10 SAT Words
Accrue
Annotation
Bedlam
Covert
(verb) To grow; To accumulate in the course of time; To happe…
(noun) A critical or explanatory note or comment especially f…
(noun) A state or scene of uproar or confusion
(adj) Hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; Sheltered…
Accrue
(verb) To grow; To accumulate in the course of time; To happe…
Annotation
(noun) A critical or explanatory note or comment especially f…
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 9 SAT Words
Abate (verb)
Adulation (noun)
Anathema (noun)
Astute (adj)
To make less in amount or degree; To subside; To nullify; To…
Praise or flattery that is excessive
An object of intense dislike; A curse or strong denunciation
Shrewd; Crafty, showing practical wisdom
Abate (verb)
To make less in amount or degree; To subside; To nullify; To…
Adulation (noun)
Praise or flattery that is excessive
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 13 SAT Words
Abet (verb)
Aver (verb)
Blatant (adj)
Broach (verb)
To encourage, or assist especially in something wrong or unwo…
To affirm, or to declare confidently
Noisy in a coarse offensive way; Obvious or conspicuous espec…
To break the surface of the water; To turn sideways to the wi…
Abet (verb)
To encourage, or assist especially in something wrong or unwo…
Aver (verb)
To affirm, or to declare confidently
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 14 SAT Words
Amenable
Berate
Carnage
Credulous
(adj) Willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, submi…
(verb) To scold sharply
(noun) Large scaled slaughter or loss of life
(adj) To ready to believe; easily deceived
Amenable
(adj) Willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, submi…
Berate
(verb) To scold sharply
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 11 SAT Words
Abstemious (adj)
Censurable (adj)
Contingent (adj/noun)
Corroborate (verb)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Deserving of blame, or correction
(adj)Likely, but not certain to happen; Dependent on certain…
To confirm, or make certain
Abstemious (adj)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Censurable (adj)
Deserving of blame, or correction
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 12 SAT Words
Absolve (verb)
Caricature (noun/verb)
Clangor (verb/noun)
Contiguous (adj)
To clear from blame, responsibility, guilt
(noun) A representation in which the subjects characteristic…
(verb) To make a loud ringing noise... (noun) A loud ringing noise
Side by side, touching, near, adjacent in time
Absolve (verb)
To clear from blame, responsibility, guilt
Caricature (noun/verb)
(noun) A representation in which the subjects characteristic…
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 9 SAT Words
Abate (verb)
Adulation (noun)
Anathema (noun)
Astute (adj)
To make less in amount or degree; To subside; To nullify; To…
Praise or flattery that is excessive
An object of intense dislike; A curse or strong denunciation
Shrewd; Crafty, showing practical wisdom
Abate (verb)
To make less in amount or degree; To subside; To nullify; To…
Adulation (noun)
Praise or flattery that is excessive
AP Language & Composition: Unit 8 SAT Vocab Words
Acrimonious (adj)
Bovine (n/adj)
Consternation (noun)
Corpulent (adj)
Stinging; Bitter in temper or tone
Resembling a cow or ox; Sluggish, unresponsive
Dismay or confusion
Fat; Having a large bulky body
Acrimonious (adj)
Stinging; Bitter in temper or tone
Bovine (n/adj)
Resembling a cow or ox; Sluggish, unresponsive
AP Language and Composition SAT Word List 1-25
aberration
abeyance
acerbic
acuity
something (such as a problem of a type of behavior) that is u…
a lapse in succession during which there is no person in whom…
expressing harsh or sharp criticism in a clever way
the ability to see, hear, or understand something easily
aberration
something (such as a problem of a type of behavior) that is u…
abeyance
a lapse in succession during which there is no person in whom…
AP English Language and Composition SAT words
Affront
Blase
Cajole
Choleric
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
Indifferent to or bored with life; unimpressed, as or as if f…
To persuade by flattery or promises; wheedle; coax
Extremely irritable or easily angered; irascible
Affront
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
Blase
Indifferent to or bored with life; unimpressed, as or as if f…
9th Grade Language Arts: Composite of SAT words
accost
afflicted
ardor
assuage
to confront or detain
suffering, sickened; miserable
intense devotion, eagerness, or enthusiasm; zeal
to lessen intensity of; to pacify or quieten
accost
to confront or detain
afflicted
suffering, sickened; miserable
25 terms
AP Language and Composition SAT Word List 101-125
insipid
intonate
intractable
intrinsic
not interesting or exciting: dull or boring
the rise and fall in the sound of your voice when you speak
not easily managed, controlled, or solved
belonging to the essential nature of the thing: occurring as…
insipid
not interesting or exciting: dull or boring
intonate
the rise and fall in the sound of your voice when you speak
25 terms
AP Language and Composition SAT Word List 51-75
dispassionate
dissonant
dissuade
divination
not influenced or affected by emotions
not in agreement with something
to convince (someone) not to do something
the practice of using signs (such as an arrangement of tea le…
dispassionate
not influenced or affected by emotions
dissonant
not in agreement with something
25 terms
AP Language and Composition SAT Word List 26-50
churlish
circuitous
clandestine
commensurate
not polite
not straight, short, and direct
done in a private place or way: done secretly
equal to or similar to something in size, amount, or degree
churlish
not polite
circuitous
not straight, short, and direct
25 terms
AP Language and Composition SAT Word List 76-100
flippant
florid
foible
furtive
lacking proper respect or seriousness
very fancy or too fancy
a minor fault in someone's character or behavior
done in a quiet and secret way to avoid being noticed
flippant
lacking proper respect or seriousness
florid
very fancy or too fancy
30 terms
AP Language and Composition SAT Word List 151-180
Quixotic
Rancorous
Rarefy
Raze
hopeful or romantic in a way that is not practical
deeply malevolent: an angry feeling of hatred or dislike for…
to make rare, thin, porous, or less dense : to expand without…
to destroy (something, such as a building) completely
Quixotic
hopeful or romantic in a way that is not practical
Rancorous
deeply malevolent: an angry feeling of hatred or dislike for…
25 terms
AP Language and Composition SAT Word List 126-150
obsequious
odious
opaque
ostentatious
too eager to help or obey someone important
causing hatred or strong dislike
not letting light through: not transparent
displaying wealth, knowledge, etc., in a way that is meant to…
obsequious
too eager to help or obey someone important
odious
causing hatred or strong dislike
AP Language and Composition SAT List Week of 3/14/16
facetious
fastidious
feckless
malinger
(adj) lacking serious intent; concerned with something noness…
(adj) especially attentive to detail; exacting; ... Difficult to…
(adj.) lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak; irr…
(v) to evade responsibility by pretending to be ill
facetious
(adj) lacking serious intent; concerned with something noness…
fastidious
(adj) especially attentive to detail; exacting; ... Difficult to…
20 terms
AP Language & Composition: Unit 8 SAT Vocab Words
Acrimonious (adj)
Bovine (n/adj)
Consternation (noun)
Corpulent (adj)
Stinging; Bitter in temper or tone
Resembling a cow or ox; Sluggish, unresponsive
Dismay or confusion
Fat; Having a large bulky body
Acrimonious (adj)
Stinging; Bitter in temper or tone
Bovine (n/adj)
Resembling a cow or ox; Sluggish, unresponsive
AP Language & Composition: Unit 8-14 SAT Vocab Words
Acrimonious (adj)
Bovine (n/adj)
Consternation (noun)
Corpulent (adj)
Stinging; Bitter in temper or tone
Resembling a cow or ox; Sluggish, unresponsive
Dismay or confusion
Fat; Having a large bulky body
Acrimonious (adj)
Stinging; Bitter in temper or tone
Bovine (n/adj)
Resembling a cow or ox; Sluggish, unresponsive
15 terms
Ap language and composition vocabulary set #5 (SAT words)
Sedentary
Compliant
Sycophant
Zealous
Having to do a lot of sitting around (a rock,lifestyle when y…
Yielding submissive (following the rules).
A self-server who tries to gain the favor of others through t…
Filled with enthusiasm; fervent (over-zealous)
Sedentary
Having to do a lot of sitting around (a rock,lifestyle when y…
Compliant
Yielding submissive (following the rules).
15 terms
Ap language and composition Vocabulary set #6 (SAT WORDS)
Amicable (adj)
Appall (v)
Attest (v)
Benefactor (n)
Done in a friendly spirit.
To fill with dismay or horror.
To certify as accurate, genuine, or true.
A doer of kindly and charitable acts.
Amicable (adj)
Done in a friendly spirit.
Appall (v)
To fill with dismay or horror.
100 terms
Top SAT Words Mesa
prosperity
lucid
advocate
distinguish
wealth, success (noun)
clear, it makes sense (adj)
someone who supports a cause; a supporter; a proponent (noun…
to notice; to pick something out, as a person in a crowd; to…
prosperity
wealth, success (noun)
lucid
clear, it makes sense (adj)
AP Language and Composition SAT Words 11/15/16
Capacious
Petulant
Melancholy
Demagogue
roomy; able to hold much
ill humored; irritable; cranky
depression of spirit; gloomy, weary
a leader who obtains power by appealing to the emotions and p…
Capacious
roomy; able to hold much
Petulant
ill humored; irritable; cranky
100 terms
Top 100 SAT words
abbreviate
abstinence
adulation
adversity
shorten, abridge
act of refraining from
high praise
misfortune
abbreviate
shorten, abridge
abstinence
act of refraining from
AP English Language & Composition SAT Vocabulary List
Apathy
Ambiguous
Fervent
Vagrant
Lack of emotion or intrest
Having more than meaning; vague
Passionate
A wandering homeless person; a tramp
Apathy
Lack of emotion or intrest
Ambiguous
Having more than meaning; vague
199 terms
Top 200 SAT Words
Adulation
Adversity
Advocate
Aesthetic
Flattery; admiration
Poverty; misfortune
Urge; plead for
Pertaining to art or beauty
Adulation
Flattery; admiration
Adversity
Poverty; misfortune
20 terms
AP LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION SAT VOCABULARY STUDY
abrogate
abstruse
admonish
adulate
to repeal; to abolish (Syn: revoke overturn) (Ant: institute,…
hard to understand; esoteric; technical (Syn: obscure, perple…
to warn; to advise (Syn: reprimand, scold) (Ant: approve, pra…
to idolize; to worship (Syn: adore, cherish) (Ant: despise, d…
abrogate
to repeal; to abolish (Syn: revoke overturn) (Ant: institute,…
abstruse
hard to understand; esoteric; technical (Syn: obscure, perple…
AP Language and Composition SAT Set 5 Week of 9/28/15
absolution
amalgamate
anathema
bane
(n.) freedom from blame, guilt, sin (Once all the facts were…
(v) to combine; to mix together; to blend, merge, or unite
(n.) a cursed, detested person
(n.) a burden; A source of harm and ruin
absolution
(n.) freedom from blame, guilt, sin (Once all the facts were…
amalgamate
(v) to combine; to mix together; to blend, merge, or unite
AP English Language/Composition: SAT 22
Opulent (adj)
Overt (adj)
Painstaking (noun)
Pariah (noun)
Wealthy, rich
Not concealed or secret
Careful and diligent effort
An outcast
Opulent (adj)
Wealthy, rich
Overt (adj)
Not concealed or secret
AP English Language and Composition: SAT 28
Salutary
Sanction
Saturate
Savory
Healthful; Beneficial
Approval
Soak; Bathe
Appetizing; Tasty
Salutary
Healthful; Beneficial
Sanction
Approval
50 terms
Language/Composition Vocabulary Words
adamant
affectation
affinity
allay
impervious to pleas, appeals, or reason; stubbornly unyielding
a mannerism or habit that is assumed rather than natural, esp…
a natural attraction, liking, or feeling or kinship
to calm or pacify; set to rest
adamant
impervious to pleas, appeals, or reason; stubbornly unyielding
affectation
a mannerism or habit that is assumed rather than natural, esp…
100 terms
AP English Language and Composition SAT vocab
Abate
Abdicate
Aberration
Abhor
To reduce or lessen
To give up or surrender a position
Something unusual; anomaly
To hate, despise
Abate
To reduce or lessen
Abdicate
To give up or surrender a position
13 terms
Top 10 SAT Words
adulation
aesthetic
amicable
anachronistic
high praise
pertaining to beauty
friendly, agreeable
out-of-date, out-of-date
adulation
high praise
aesthetic
pertaining to beauty
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