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SAT - TOEFL High Frequency Words

Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. A piece of broken pottery or glass






2. Approve; ratify






3. Sharp and irritating to the senses






4. Bitter scolding; invective






5. Obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly






6. Aversion; dislike






7. Showing off learning; bookish






8. To fail to honor a commitment; to go back on a promise






9. A new word - expression - or usage; the creation or use of new words or senses






10. Characterized by rapid and unpredictable change in mood






11. Calmness of temperament; composure






12. Foolishly impractical; marked by lofty romantic ideals






13. Extremely harmful or poisonous; bitterly hostile or antagonistic






14. Doubtful or uncertain; able to be interpreted in several ways






15. To question or oppose






16. Disgrace; contempt; scorn






17. To combine - to mix together






18. Unchangeable






19. Disprove






20. Steadily increasing volume or force






21. Portray; depict; sketch






22. Acting in an indifferent or slow - sluggish manner






23. Not capable of change






24. To make more bearable






25. To dress up; to primp; to groom oneself with elaborate care






26. Understood but not stated






27. To dry out thoroughly






28. Wordy






29. Lacking in flavor; dull






30. One with an amateurish or superficial interest in the arts or a branch of knowledge






31. To make better; to improve






32. Draw out by discussion






33. Charity; a desire or effort to promote goodness






34. To penetrate






35. Something long-lasting






36. Silent - not talkative






37. Steadfast and courageous






38. Able to speak clearly and expressively






39. Inexperienced






40. To stun - baffle - or amaze






41. Belittle






42. Fundamentally distinct or dissimilar






43. Done in a routine way; indifferent






44. Exaggeration; overstatement






45. Not fully formed; disorganized






46. Trickery; deception






47. Fresh and clean; uncorrupted






48. To sooth or pacify






49. Stubborn; unmanageable






50. The condition of being untruthful; dishonesty