3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List
1   Overview:
3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List is a middle level words list for test takers to warm up known words and learn new words. Usually students need three or more months to finish it. If you are aiming to good rank universities, the list is a solid start point to challenge harder SAT vocabularies.

The vocabulary consists of 3000 words that high school students, especially of 12th grade, should master before SAT exam. In addition to normal definitions and explanations, the vocabulary also includes interactive exercises, such as meaning matching and spelling. These exercises, which are available for each word, can be launched through a few clicks. For those who prefer to study SAT vocabulary offline or by tradition way, the vocabulary offers printable flashcards and PDF files.

If you want to have a better SAT score, you have to own a strong SAT vocabulary that impacts all test modules. It means that you will spend more time on studying SAT words. If you schedule 3 months or more, this list is a good candidate. Try some contents quickly, you can know if it matches with your current vocabulary level and helps to up vocabulary skill in efficient.

Last but not least, SAT Official Website is a right place to solve problems related to SAT test. Any doubts or questions about SAT vocabulary may hurt your preparing and even final score, don't hesitate to get there and clarify them.

2   Alternative SAT vocabularies:
We know one words list cannot cover all SAT test takers' requirements. If you think 3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List doesn't match with your circumstance, please try any alternative lists of the web site. (You can also look for other SAT words list from Internet.) Here we introduce some other SAT vocabularies of the web site.

If you are serious to prepare SAT test, any smaller or easier words list shouldn't be an option unless you use it as supplement. For example, if you are trying to challenge high score, Difficult Words with Meaning and Sentence is a better choice to learn more new difficult words.Difficult Words with Meaning and Sentence

Another 2 vocabularies are deserved to recommend too. As supplements of 3000 common SAT vocabulary list, they are very useful to enhance reading and writing words respectively, especially for high score hunters.



3   PDF and Ebook of SAT words:
DIY - PDF files
Some students use PDF files to study English words. We did publish some PDF files of this SAT vocabulary list. However, if you aren't VIP, or your mother language isn't Arabic, Hindi, Urdu, Russian, or Chinese, possibly you cannot download what you need. If so, you still have two ways to make own PDF files based on the SAT vocabulary list.

We provide a free web app to help you customize PDF through vocabularies, which can be directly run from Print Vocabulary in PDF RTF. It can load all vocabularies of this web site; '3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List' is one of them. The app can actually produce both PDF and RTF files.

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Existing PDF files
Ebook of SAT vocabulary
Some people used to learn new words by Ebook, but we didn't publish Ebook of this SAT words list. For those who are looking for Ebook of '3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List', we recommend two other Ebooks. The basic level SAT 1200 Words in 30 Days is easy to start. You can get it from Apple iBook, Google Books, Amazon Kindle, or other stores.

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Words of Group 3 (Part of words, select list to view all.):
benediction
benefactor
beneficial
beneficiary
benefit
benevolent
benign
bequeath
berth
beseech
beset
bestial
betroth
bewilder
bibliography
biennial
bilateral
bilingual
bitterness
blatant
blaze
bleak
blemish
blithe
blockade
boisterous
bolster
boorish
bore
borough
botany
bountiful
bowdlerize
boycott
braggart
brandish
bravado
breach
brevity
bridle
brittle
broach
broadcast
brooch
browbeat
brusque
buffoon
buffoonery
bulwark
bumper
bumptious
bungle
buoyant
bureaucracy
burnish
bursar
bustle
buttress
cabal
cabinet
cadaverous
cadence
cajole
callow
calorie
calumny
cameo
campaign
canary
candid
candor
canine
canon
cant
cantata
canto
capacious
capillary
capitulate
caprice
caption
captious
captivate
carcass
cardiac
cardinal
caricature
carnage
carnal
carnivorous
caste
castigate
casual
casualty
cataclysm
cataract
catastrophe
caucus
causal
caustic
cede
censor
censorious
census
centenary
centurion
cereal
ceremonial
...
5   Demonstrate word list style:
allot: Read
v. Syn. distribute
parcel out in parts or portions; distribute to each individual concerned; assign as a share or lot

allusion: Read
n. Syn. metaphor
indirect reference; symbolical reference or comparison; metaphor

aloof: Read
a. Syn. apart; distant
apart; remote in manner; distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote

alter: Read
v. Syn. modify; change; convert
modify; cause to change; make different; convert

alternate: Read
a. Syn. substitute
happening or following in turns; succeeding each other continuously; substitute

altitude: Read
n. Syn. elevation; height
elevation especially above sea level; height

This is 6 words quick view. View words of the list
6   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
absolution  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
give up or surrender; deny something to oneself
Exercise
aid, usually in doing something wrong; encourage
Exercise
apart; remote in manner; distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote
Exercise
act of absolving or the state of being absolved; formal remission of sin imparted by a priest
absorption  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion; state of mental concentration
Exercise
restraint from eating or drinking; refraining from indulging appetite or desire
Exercise
state of being allied; act of allying or uniting; a union or connection of interests between families, states, parties
Exercise
state without proof; assert to be true
abstinence  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
restraint from eating or drinking; refraining from indulging appetite or desire
Exercise
narrative or record of events; reason given for a particular action or event
Exercise
criminal act of capturing and carrying away by force
Exercise
act of absolving or the state of being absolved; formal remission of sin imparted by a priest
acetic  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
having properties of vinegar; sour
Exercise
restraint from eating or drinking; refraining from indulging appetite or desire
Exercise
elevation especially above sea level; height
Exercise
process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion; state of mental concentration
acquiesce  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
assent; agree without protesting
Exercise
restraint from eating or drinking; refraining from indulging appetite or desire
Exercise
medieval chemistry; magical or mysterious power or process of transforming
Exercise
associate; incorporate
acute  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
quickly perceptive; keen; having a sharp point or tip; extremely sharp or severe
Exercise
preposterous; ridiculously incongruous or unreasonable; foolish
Exercise
cause to move with violence or sudden force; upset; disturb
Exercise
having properties of vinegar; sour
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7   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
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n.
washing or cleansing of the body, especially as part of religious rite


Spelling Word: ablution
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v. Syn. condense; shorten
condense; shorten; reduce length of written text


Spelling Word: abridge
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v.
leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution


Spelling Word: abscond
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n.
act of absolving or the state of being absolved; formal remission of sin imparted by a priest


Spelling Word: absolution
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v. Syn. adapt; oblige
do a favor or service for; provide for; supply with; make suitable; adapt; allow for


Spelling Word: accommodate
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n. Syn. indictment; charge
indictment; charge of wrongdoing that is made against a person or other party


Spelling Word: accusation
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