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SAT Vocab High Frequency Words

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1. Brief and compact

2. Person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority

3. Urge; start; provoke

4. yielding; timid

5. Brief; tense; compact

6. Subordinating the individual to the state; completely dominating another's will

7. Compress or shrink; make a pledge; catch a disease

8. Deep; not superficial; complete

9. Make use of - sometimes unjustly

10. Practical

11. Severity

12. Destroy completely

13. Frighten

14. Firmly established by nature or habit

15. Individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances

16. Imitate; rival

17. Momentary; temporary; staying for a short time

18. Overjoyed; in high spirits

19. Rapid growth; spread; multiplication

20. Hasten

21. Unjustified; groundless; undeserved

22. Active strength

23. Doubter; person who suspends judgment until the evidence supporting a point of view has been examined

24. Loiter or dawdle; continue or persist

25. Occurring irregularly

26. Charge

27. Depressed; gloomy

28. Sparing in eating and drinking; temperate

29. Nearness

30. Belief on slight evidence; gullibility; naivete

31. Easy to approach; obtainable

32. Pacify; conciliate

33. Apart; reserved

34. Great fire

35. Mocking

36. Concise; abrupt; pithy

37. Forbiddingly stern; severely simple and unornamented

38. Violate; desecrate; treat unworthily

39. Reserve; uncommunicativeness; inclination to silence

40. Glowing ardor; intensity of feeling

41. Widespread; generally accepted

42. Mysterious; hidden; secret

43. Determination; firmness of purpose

44. Recognize; admit

45. Hostility; active resistance

46. Inactive; lacking power to move

47. Praise

48. Support; reinforce

49. Refutation; response with contrary evidence

50. Wander aimlessly (physically or mentally)