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SAT Vocab - 2

Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
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1. Tentative - temporary - not lasting

2. Secretive; not aboveboard; covert

3. Harsh - clashing - jarring - grating sounds; disharmony

4. To make clear or plain - especially by explanation

5. To regard with great respect - to hold in high esteem

6. Treacherous - traitorous - deceitful

7. Completely lacking in something

8. A person who leads a life of self-denial

9. Loud - harsh - grating - or shrill

10. Not believable

11. Agent that provokes or triggers change

12. Producing a sensation of touch

13. A person who is a source of wise counsel and prophetic advice

14. A vigorous spirit or great enthusiasm

15. Unnecessary; extra

16. An irresistible force

17. To be guided by practical experience - not theory

18. A huge appetite; cannot be satisfied; insatiable

19. An office or position that provides an income for little/ no work

20. Habitually late; tardy

21. Having a natural fragrance

22. A young genius

23. An interruption in time or continuity; a break

24. To make young again

25. Showing haughty disdain or arrogant superiority

26. Remaining in a pure state: uncorrupted by civilization

27. Defiantly aggressive - eager to fight

28. Expressing strong disapproval; condemning; loudly decrying

29. Charmingly simple and carefree

30. The final ending of something; the downfall

31. A fantastic scheme; unchecked imagination

32. Mixed feelings

33. Readily taking on various forms and meanings

34. Flowery in style - very ornate

35. Favoring social equality - believing in an equal society

36. Insightful - perceptive

37. A small - moderate - or token amount

38. Very rich - having abundant resources

39. Cowardly - faint hearted

40. An intruder: a gate-crasher

41. Very strict laws and rules

42. The position of putting close together or side by side

43. A gradual almost imperceptible change

44. Hard to understand - impenetrably dense and obscure

45. Not ordinary or typical

46. Overbearing; impertinently bold

47. The lowest point

48. Possible

49. Filled with errors; wrong

50. Utterly perplexed - completely puzzled - totally bewildered