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SAT Word Power

Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • 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 deceive - to trick






2. Hateful - evil - vile






3. Moral corruption






4. To eject - to banish - to expel






5. A shortage






6. Self-involved - selfish






7. To stare at in a disrespectful way






8. To weaken the support of - to injure in a slow or sneaky way






9. To make evident by showing






10. Concerned with or appreciative of beauty






11. To step down from a position of power






12. A subtle distinction - a slight difference in definition






13. A young bird learning to fly - a beginner - a novice






14. Concise - brief - free of extra words






15. To repeal - cancel - render void






16. Biting in humor






17. Careless - remiss






18. New - original






19. To show excessive affection - to be overly flattering in return for favor






20. A rule or principle to guide conduct






21. Greatly demanding - requiring close attention






22. Fearless - having fortitude and endurance






23. Disrespectful - gently or humorously mocking






24. A messenger or representative - an agent






25. Insignificant - trifling






26. To support - or be in favor of






27. To speak in praise of someone - to pay written or spoken tribute






28. Indifferent - a lack of energy - spiritless






29. Sluggish - laziness - indolence






30. To make an ugly disapproving facial expression






31. To blot out leaving no traces - to destroy






32. The full range of something






33. A feeling of depression - uneasiness - of being unwell






34. Immoral - lewd - deliberate maliciousness - having no regard for others






35. A tiny or insignificant amount - meager - scant






36. Respect - courtesy






37. To erase - to strike out






38. A precursor - an indication - one that foreshadows what is coming






39. An ability to recover from - or adjust easily






40. Unimportant - insignificant






41. Boringly scholarly - academic in mode






42. To defame - to slander - to blacken the character of






43. To comply passively - to give in






44. Concise - clearly expressed with a few words






45. Good will towards all people - love of mankind - act of generosity






46. Commanding - lordly - arrogant






47. Noble in spirit - generous - giving






48. Intense - forceful - marked by strong feeling






49. A break or interruption from work or any other established routine






50. To make faster or easier - to carry our promptly