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SAT Word Power Harder

Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
  • 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. Eating or absorbing everything - feeding on both animal and vegetable substances

2. Influence - a forceful blow

3. Relating to dress or fashion

4. To swing back and forth

5. The act of repeating an offense

6. A privilege or perk that goes along with a job

7. Damning - extremely critical - disgraceful

8. Instability caused by an erosion of values or lack of purpose

9. Facade - coating - outward appearance

10. Acting for another - sharing in an experience of another through the imagination

11. A street urchin - a slim girl with an impish charm

12. Whimsical - fanciful - impulsive

13. A beginner - a novice

14. Something or someone loathed or intensely disliked

15. To honor - to worship - to respect

16. Empty - lacking intelligence

17. Burdensome - oppressive - troublesome

18. A fake medication

19. To hide the seriousness of something with excuses or apologies - to ease without curing

20. Cranky - ill tempered - irritable - peevish

21. To take off (usually clothing) as a sign of greeting

22. A process of transformation that is seemingly magical

23. To command or urge solemnly and earnestly

24. Boredom - listlessness - lack of interest

25. Cheerful readiness - liveliness or eagerness

26. To give off - to conceal

27. Division into two often contradictory parts

28. Hermit-like - self-denial - austere

29. Able to walk or move about

30. Animals

31. An inferior substitute

32. To soften by soaking - to cause to waste away

33. Environment - surroundings

34. A language used by a particular population that differs from standard speech

35. Truthful - honest

36. Being in a dying or decaying condition

37. To move smoothly in a wavelike manner

38. A sickly - greenish-yellow tone

39. The mood or spirit of the times

40. To muse upon

41. Native - belonging to a specific region

42. A disaster or violent breakdown

43. Overly dramatic - theatrical - deliberately affected

44. To put an end to

45. To expose political misconduct

46. Someone who enjoys luxurious living

47. The breaking up of the Jewish community in the sixth century where they were exiled from Israel - any dispersion of a people with a common origin

48. Bitingly sarcastic - incisive - caustic in manner

49. Whim - an unpredictable action

50. Vanishing - happening for the briefest moment