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SAT Vocab High Frequency Words

Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
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1. Hateful; spiteful

2. Short account of an amusing or interesting event

3. Suitable; practical; politic

4. Evasive; baffling; hard to grasp

5. Servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man

6. Imitate; rival

7. General agreement

8. Unwillingness

9. Banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign

10. Reserve; uncommunicativeness; inclination to silence

11. Forbiddingly stern; severely simple and unornamented

12. Change; introduction of something new

13. Overabundance; lavish expenditure; excess

14. Differing; deviating

15. Pervading; spread throughout every part

16. Not fitting; absurd

17. Capricious; randomly chosen; tyrannical

18. Weighty; unwieldy

19. Capricious; fanciful

20. Superfluous; repetitious; excessively wordy

21. Scatter

22. Put into effect; carry out

23. Brief and compact

24. Wasteful; reckless with money

25. Make something last; preserve from extinction

26. Individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances

27. Lacking in spirit or energy

28. Practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with the practical worth or impact of something

29. Worsen; embitter

30. Advanced in development

31. Based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed

32. Limited; restricted

33. Humiliation; debasement; degeneration

34. Obstruct

35. Critical

36. Compulsion; repression of feelings

37. Help bring about; make less difficult

38. Compress or shrink; make a pledge; catch a disease

39. Quarrelsome

40. Boaster

41. Insignificant; unimportant

42. Short-lived; fleeting

43. Active strength

44. Fear

45. Theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational

46. Stubborn; hard to control or treat

47. Severity

48. Momentary; temporary; staying for a short time

49. Mistaken; wrong

50. Determination; firmness of purpose