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SAT - TOEFL High Frequency Words

Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
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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