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AP Language/Composition SAT Words
placate
raze
contentious
blighted
pacify; conciliate
destroy completely
quarrelsome; causing quarrels
impaired; suffering from a disease
placate
pacify; conciliate
raze
destroy completely
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 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 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 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 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…
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 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 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…
20 terms
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…
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 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…
20 terms
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 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…
20 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
20 terms
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 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…
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 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…
20 terms
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…
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 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…
20 terms
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…
20 terms
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 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…
20 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
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 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…
20 terms
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 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 8 SAT 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
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
10 terms
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…
25 terms
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…
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
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
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…
10 terms
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…
25 terms
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…
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
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