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SAT - TOEFL High Frequency Words

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1. Drowsy; dull

2. Acquire; take possession of for one's own use

3. Lasting a short time

4. Eliminate from consideration; reject

5. To increase in power - influence - and reputation

6. To sooth or pacify

7. Characterized by brightness and the emission of light

8. Mysterious; obscure; difficult to understand

9. Troublesome and oppressive; burdensome

10. Lacking funds; without money

11. An established set of principles or code of laws - often religious in nature

12. An independent individual who does not go along with a group or party

13. Not easily managed or directed; stubborn; obstinate

14. Approval

15. Split; branching into two parts (especially contradictory ones)

16. The art or profession of training - teaching - or instructing

17. Inform

18. One who hates all other humans

19. Cowardly

20. Characteristic of earlier times; primitive; unspoiled

21. Occurring only occasionally - or in scattered instances

22. Stinging; sharp in taste or smell; caustic

23. A humorous imitation intended for ridicule or comic effect - esp. in literature and art

24. Disclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error

25. To make thinner or sparser

26. Pacify or soothe; relieve

27. Weaken

28. Recurrent through the year or many years; happening repeatedly

29. Indifferent to or unaffected by pleasure or pain; steadfast

30. Devoutness; reverence for God

31. Quarrelsome

32. Producing large volumes or amounts; productive

33. Jumping from one thing to another; disconnected

34. A mournful poem - esp. one lamenting the dead

35. Lying; habitually dishonest

36. Greatly emotional or zealous

37. Annoyance; irritation

38. Exonerate; to clear of blame

39. Wandering and unpredictable

40. Lazy

41. Without feeling; imperturbable; stoical

42. Thrift; economy

43. Winding; full of curves

44. Showing off learning; bookish

45. Harmless

46. Uncertain; risky

47. Soak thoroughly

48. Strenuous; taxing; requiring significant effort

49. Having a sour or bitter taste or character

50. Power to produce desired effect