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SAT Vocab - 2

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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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Association or participation in a wrongful act






2. To reject; disreagard






3. Critical point that marks a change in course or turning event






4. A sentimental longing for the past






5. To avoid by artful maneuvering






6. Seeker of pleasure






7. Delete; remove






8. A fake; a fraud; a cheat






9. Widespread epidemic






10. Not in harmony - incompatible - at variance with - as in a discordant detail that doesn't fit a pattern






11. Deserving great blame; wicked; evil






12. State of great dismay & confusion






13. Unrestrained: unchecked






14. Any respite or temporary relief.






15. Mixed feelings






16. Policy of granting concessions to maintain peace






17. Too overwhelming to be put into words; indescribable; inexpressible






18. To confuse or perplex; utterly dumbfounded






19. To deliberately exclude from a group






20. A scarcity or shortage






21. Indicated by necessary connotation though not expressed directly






22. The act of blocking






23. Unreasonable expensive






24. To hold back one's thoughts and feelings






25. Secretive; not aboveboard; covert






26. Tending to give instruction or advice; inclined to teach others too much; containing a political/moral lesson






27. A difficult problem; a dilemma with no easy solution






28. Pompous - or pretentious in speech or writing; ostentatiously lofty in side






29. Any decrease or loss in value caused by age - wear - or market conditions






30. Showing haughty disdain or arrogant superiority






31. A person who leads a life of self-denial






32. Tentative - temporary - not lasting






33. Flowery in style - very ornate






34. Careful; cautious






35. Relevant - to the point






36. To inform or instruct to remove ignorance






37. To put down by exposing false claims






38. Believable






39. To swell out or expand from internal pressure (overly full)






40. Showing nervousness or fear






41. Outrage at something that is unjust






42. To avoid; shun; to stay clear of






43. Calmness; composure






44. Admirably suited; apt.






45. Gaudy and cheap






46. Obstinately resistant to authority or control






47. A person with biased beliefs






48. To express strong disapproval






49. Sociable; fond of feasting - drinking - and good company






50. The act of making good or compensating for a loss - damage - or injury