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This vocabulary consists of near 1600 words for academic reading test. Tutors of examword.com have revised its explanations according to TOEFL test conventions and each word includes definitions in 20 languages to assist EFL (English as Foreign Language) people understand word explanations more exactly.

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abject: Read
a. Syn. wretched
being of the most miserable kind; wretched; lacking pride; brought low in condition or status

abort: Read
v. Syn. failure; terminate
stop; terminate before completion; terminate a pregnancy

absolve: Read
v. Syn. release; liberate; exempt
let off hook; relieve of requirement or obligation

abstruse: Read
a. Syn. obscure; profound
obscure; profound; difficult to understand.

abundant: Read
a. Syn. plentiful
plentiful; possessing riches or resources

accessible: Read
a. Syn. obtainable; approachable
easily approached or entered; obtainable; easy to talk to or get along with

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absolve  Read
Exercise
let off hook; relieve of requirement or obligation
Exercise
go beyond; be or do something to a greater degree
Exercise
declare or state with confidence; put oneself forward boldly
Exercise
tendency of a body to return to its original shape after it has been stretched or compressed
affable  Read
Exercise
easily approachable; warmly friendly
Exercise
very fat; large in body; overweight
Exercise
sour; water-soluble compounds having a sour taste; quality of being sarcastic, bitter, or scornful
Exercise
support; sustain; carry; have; yield; give birth; hold up or support
authorize  Read
Exercise
declare or state with confidence; put oneself forward boldly
Exercise
easily approachable; warmly friendly
Exercise
empower; give permission for; sanction
Exercise
gloomy; dismal; dark, colorless, or cheerless
ban  Read
Exercise
eatable; substance that can be used as food
Exercise
of hundredth anniversary; lasting or aged a hundred years
Exercise
persuade or try to persuade by pleading or flattery; move to or adjust toward a desired end
Exercise
official prohibition; decree that prohibits something
brilliant  Read
Exercise
of hundredth anniversary; lasting or aged a hundred years
Exercise
cut short or reduce; cut off end or tail, or any part
Exercise
full of light; shining; bright; sharp and clear in tone
Exercise
avoid a blow by moving or shifting quickly aside; shifty or ingenious trick
clash  Read
Exercise
make noise by striking against something; dash noisily together; meet in opposition
Exercise
cause or condition of pain, suffering, or distress
Exercise
eatable; substance that can be used as food
Exercise
difference; condition or fact of being unequal, as in age, rank, or degree
corpulent  Read
Exercise
very fat; large in body; overweight
Exercise
cause or condition of pain, suffering, or distress
Exercise
cancel; remove; erase or strike out
Exercise
emitting only a small amount of light; lacking in brightness
dangle  Read
Exercise
hang loosely, or with a swinging or jerking motion; swing, as something suspended loosely
Exercise
decompose; break sown; disintegration; rottenness; decline; worsen; decadence
Exercise
closely and firmly united or packed together; briefly giving gist of something
Exercise
in or into a high place; high or higher up
decay  Read
Exercise
closely and firmly united or packed together; briefly giving gist of something
Exercise
fill with astonishment and perplexity; confound
Exercise
decompose; break sown; disintegration; rottenness; decline; worsen; decadence
Exercise
very fat; large in body; overweight
deficient  Read
Exercise
inadequate; lacking an essential quality or element
Exercise
of hundredth anniversary; lasting or aged a hundred years
Exercise
go beyond; be or do something to a greater degree
Exercise
speak distinctly; state or set forth precisely or systematically; pronounce; articulate
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v. Syn. release; liberate; exempt
let off hook; relieve of requirement or obligation


Spelling Word: absolve
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a. Syn. keen; sharp
quickly perceptive; keen; having a sharp point or tip; extremely sharp or severe


Spelling Word: acute
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a.
having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value


Spelling Word: affluent
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n.
one who contends with another, especially in combat; an adversary; opponent


Spelling Word: antagonist
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n. Syn. fragrance; scent
fragrance; scent; pleasant characteristic odor, as of a plant, spice, or food


Spelling Word: aroma
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v. Syn. present
give as gift; present


Spelling Word: bestow
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n. Syn. bonanza; prosperity
bonanza; prosperity; prosper; expand; flourish


Spelling Word: boom
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a.
having hidden meaning; mystifying; using code or cipher


Spelling Word: cryptic
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a. Syn. inquisitive
difficult to please or satisfy; careful or anxious to learn; eager for knowledge; given to research or inquiry


Spelling Word: curious
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v. Syn. intimidate; frighten; dismay
frighten; abate the courage of; discourage


Spelling Word: daunt