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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 speech honoring the dead






2. Thrift; economy






3. Selective; composed of elements drawn from disparate sources






4. Brainless; inane; foolish - yet smug






5. To satisfy fully or overindulge






6. Precise and brief






7. Irritable; easily angered






8. Make thinner; weaken or lessen (in density - force - degree)






9. Deceit or trickery






10. Daring and fearless; recklessly bold






11. To make or become less severe or intense; to moderate






12. Capricious; fanciful






13. Capable of being shaped or formed; tractable; pliable






14. Ancient - old-fashioned






15. Not capable of change






16. Lying; habitually dishonest






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






18. To refuse to have anything to do with; to disown






19. A disposition in favor of something; preference






20. Easily deceived






21. Intensely emotional; feverish






22. Kindly; doing good






23. Lessen in intensity; moderate; appease






24. Expression of praise - often on the occasion of someone's death






25. Excessively decorated or embellished






26. Disgrace; contempt; scorn






27. Fresh and clean; uncorrupted






28. To express sorrow; to grieve






29. Self-important or pompous writing or speech






30. To court favor by a flattering manner






31. Wordy






32. To conciliate; to appease






33. To move to and fro; to sway; to be unsettled in opinion






34. Lament with music






35. Penny-pinching; excessively thrifty; ungenerous






36. Implied; not explicitly stated






37. Agent that stimulates or precipitates a reaction - development - or change






38. Loquacious; wordy; talkative






39. To combine several elements into a whole






40. To increase in intensity - power - or prestige






41. Following or in agreement with accepted - traditional standards






42. Arrogant presumption or pride






43. Harsh - jarring - discordant sound; dissonance






44. To anticipate and make unnecessary






45. Soothing - esp. to the skin; making less harsh






46. Establish by evidence; verify; support






47. Brief; concise






48. Recently begun; rudimentary; elementary






49. Excess; overabundance






50. The essential or central part