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Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Moderation of food or drink

2. Storyteller

3. Noisy fight

4. Bachelor

5. Something in the wrong time period; out-of -date

6. Make holy

7. To lie

8. Something that lessens irritation; a softener

9. Occurring after death

10. Quick to recover - bounce back

11. Traveling

12. Tediously wordy

13. A fault or character flaw

14. Overly sentimental

15. Shallow - lacking in depth

16. Shining light

17. Tending to fight

18. To lie or give false and misleading testimony

19. Remove

20. Beautiful

21. Conspiracy

22. Lack of; smallness of number

23. A valuable item or collection of valuable items discovered

24. Spirited; full of life

25. To harden; to become bonelike

26. Biting - harsh ('caustic remarks')

27. Begging

28. A thousand years

29. Land made up of grass

30. Charging excessive interest

31. The act of agreement after a quarrel - the resolution of

32. False - malicious accusation

33. Round

34. Assumption; guess or theory requiring proof

35. Paying back for damage sustained

36. Something foreshadowing a future event

37. The written words for an actor

38. Similarity

39. Indecisiveness

40. The opposite; highest possible contrast

41. Pleasant to the ear

42. Unreal

43. Washing or cleansing the body as part of a religious rite

44. Crafty; cunning; relating to a fox

45. Highest point

46. Apparent; clear; obvious

47. Payment

48. Wealthy person who is accustomed to luxury

49. Of major importance ('cardinal rule')

50. Highly immodest; lustful