Test your basic knowledge |

SAT Vocab Most Important Words

Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
  • If you are not ready to take this test, you can study here.
  • Match each statement with the correct term.
  • Don't refresh. All questions and answers are randomly picked and ordered every time you load a test.

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