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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. Uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite






2. Sharing a border; touching; adjacent






3. Deep; not superficial; complete






4. Very learned; scholarly






5. Portray; depict; sketch






6. To make worse






7. Quiet; reserved; reluctant to express thoughts and feelings






8. Courteous regard for another's wish






9. Marked by ease or informality; nonchalant; lacking in depth; superficial






10. Lofty or grand






11. Full of pores; like a sieve






12. Tending to disappear like vapor; vanishing






13. Failure to act






14. Hint; imply; creep in






15. To grow or increase swiftly and abundantly






16. Inform






17. Lacking sharpness of intellect; not clear or precise in thought or expression






18. Injure; hurt






19. Basically different; unrelated






20. Recent convert; beginner






21. An invalid or incorrect notion; a mistaken belief






22. Sparing in eating and drinking; temperate






23. Brainless; inane; foolish - yet smug






24. Greatly emotional or zealous






25. Mentally quick and observant; having insight






26. Truthfulness; honesty






27. Multicolored; characterized by a variety of patches of different color






28. Colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism






29. Droop; grow feeble






30. Devotion to pleasurable pursuits - esp. to the pleasures of the senses






31. Sad; sullen; melancholy






32. Deviating from the norm






33. Not capable of being disturbed






34. Express disapproval or disappointment






35. To reduce in amount - degree - or severity






36. Short-lived; fleeting






37. Relevant to the subject at hand; appropriate in subject matter






38. A recent convert; a beginner; novice






39. Trying to please by behaving obsequiously - flattering or cringing






40. Grow rapidly; spread; multiply






41. To give praise; to glorify






42. Having or showing often vicious ill-will - spite - or hatred






43. Characterized by brightness and the emission of light






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






45. Introduce something into a larger whole; combine; unite






46. Changing one's mind quickly and often






47. Aversion; dislike






48. To conciliate; to appease






49. Generosity






50. Fleeting; passing quickly; brief