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SAT Vocab Most Important 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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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. To make beautiful by ornamenting; to decorate






2. Of or occurring in the night






3. To hide by blending in with surroundings






4. Laziness; inactivity; dullness






5. Practical






6. Goodwill between friends






7. Feeling hatred; scornful






8. Unplanned; naturally occurring






9. Timid; fearful about the future






10. Doubtful; of unlikely authenticity






11. Artistic representation that aims for visual accuracy






12. Awareness; insight






13. Quiet or humble in manner or appearance






14. Informative; contributing the one's awareness






15. To make vicious statements about






16. A place of retreat or security






17. A group organized by rank






18. Strikingly new or unusual






19. Not straightforward; crafty






20. Hard-working






21. Closeness






22. Difficult to capture - as in something actually fleeting






23. Arrogant; vainly proud






24. Logically connected






25. Possessed at birth; inborn






26. Describing flowery or elaborate speech






27. Extremely dull






28. (n.) an economic or military measure put in place to punish another country






29. Favorable; promising






30. Certain to happen - unavoidable






31. Marked by painstaking effort; hard-working






32. Having a harmful effect; injurious






33. Insulting in manner or speech






34. Current - modern; from the same time






35. One with an amateurish or superficial understanding of a field of knowledge






36. Intricate; complex






37. Introducing something new






38. Anxiety or fear about the future






39. Arrogantly domineering or overbearing






40. A widespread fire






41. Indisputable; not open to question






42. Intense enthusiasm






43. Logical; motivated by reason rather than feeling






44. Determined by impulse rather than reason






45. Open and sincere in expression; straightforward






46. Impulsive and unpredictable






47. To leave one country or region and settle in another






48. Made; concocted in order to deceive






49. Difficult to comprehend






50. An incorrect understanding or interpretation