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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. Expressing remorse for one's misdeeds






2. An incorrect understanding or interpretation






3. Extreme ill will or spite






4. Passing away with time; passing from one place to another






5. Uncertainty; apprehension






6. Well-meaning; generous






7. A collection of literary pieces






8. Unable to be reformed






9. Simultaneously having opposing feelings; uncertain






10. Uninteresting; unchallenging






11. Shortened; cut off






12. Concerned only with what is on the surface or obvious; shallow






13. Developed or learned; not naturally occurring






14. Easy-going; friendly






15. Open to more than one interpretation






16. Condition of sticking together






17. Cunning






18. Prejudiced






19. Express grief for; mourn






20. Done or achieved with little effort; easy






21. A tremendously skilled artist






22. Intricate; complex






23. Rotten






24. On guard; watchful






25. Dispersed throughout






26. Imposed as a duty; obligatory






27. Describing a large amount of something






28. Not genuine; false - counterfeit






29. Persistence






30. Freed from blame






31. Lazy






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






33. Describing a showy or pretentious display






34. Stubbornly adhering to insufficiently proved beliefs






35. All-powerful






36. Long established; deep-rooted; habitual






37. (adj.) softening and soothing (n.) something that softens or soothes






38. Playfully humorous






39. An assortment or a mixture - especially of musical pieces






40. Equipment; a group of machines






41. An ungrateful person






42. To speak of in a slighting way or negatively; to belittle






43. Known widely and usually unfavorably; infamous






44. Of or occurring in the night






45. Giving praise






46. Informative; contributing the one's awareness






47. Combative; belligerent






48. The act of suggesting or hinting






49. Made up of a variety of sources or styles






50. To consider perfect