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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. Approve; ratify






2. Something or someone misplaced in time






3. Purify; refine; concentrate






4. Hypothesis; surmise






5. Acting in a fanciful or capricious manner; unpredictable






6. Lacking in flavor; dull






7. Intense and passionate feeling






8. Earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding






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






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






11. Power to produce desired effect






12. Thin; rare; slim






13. Urge on






14. Of the same kind






15. Poem or song expressing lamentation






16. Lack of interest or emotion






17. Vibrate pendulumlike; waver






18. Assert confidently or declare; as used in law - state formally as a fact






19. Recurrent through the year or many years; happening repeatedly






20. Prevailing among a specific group of people or an area






21. Persuasive and moving - especially in speech






22. Abundant in size - force - or extent; extraordinary






23. Appease






24. Bright - brilliant - glowing






25. Sociable; outgoing; enjoying the company of other people






26. Obstinately defiant of authority; difficult to manage






27. One who hates mankind






28. A force that causes rotation






29. Lasting a short time






30. Strip; deprive






31. To grow or increase swiftly and abundantly






32. Predictable - cliched - boring






33. Pompous; using inflated language






34. Adherence to highest principles; uprightness






35. Aversion; dislike






36. Deceit or trickery






37. Harmless; causing no damage






38. Thin; not dense; arranged at widely spaced intervals






39. Uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite






40. Based on observation or experiment






41. Not moving - active - or in motion; at rest






42. Superficial; not thorough; lacking interest - care - or enthusiasm






43. Concluding section of a musical or literary composition; something that summarizes






44. Biting in wit






45. To respect deeply






46. A natural predisposition or inclination






47. Acting excessively enthusiastic; filled with extreme - unquestioned devotion






48. Hidden; concealed; difficult to understand; obscure






49. Natural inclination






50. To satisfy fully or overindulge