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Vocabulary Study Online By Level (VSOBL) is a Fast, Reliable, and Handy tool to prepare English exam vocabulary. (Available for all VIP accounts: US$2/Month). It has built-in word lists: 6000 IELTS words, 6000 TOEFL words, 5000 GRE words, and 3000 SAT words. You can load them by level with one click.
 3000 Common SAT Vocabulary Words
1   Overview:
3000 Common SAT Vocabulary Words is a middle-level 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 aim to good-rank universities, the list is a solid start to challenge harder SAT vocabulary.

The vocabulary consists of 3000+ SAT words that high school students, especially in 12th grade, should master before SAT exam. These words are mainly from recent SAT papers and the College Board's official practice materials.

In addition to definitions and explanations, the vocabulary includes interactive exercises, such as meaning matching and spelling. These exercises, available for each word, can be launched with a few clicks. For those who prefer to study SAT vocabulary offline or traditionally, the vocabulary offers printable flashcards and PDF files.

If you want a better SAT score, you must own a strong SAT vocabulary that impacts all test modules. It means that you will spend more time studying SAT words. This list is a good candidate if you schedule 3 months or more. Try some content quickly; you can know if it matches your current vocabulary level and helps to up vocabulary skills efficiently.

Does this SAT Vocabulary List meet your case? We divide the words into three levels; each consists of 4 groups. Want to view them quickly? Watch them here.

Last but not least, SAT Official Website is the right place to solve problems related to the SAT. If any doubts or questions about SAT vocabulary may impact your preparation and even your final score, don't hesitate to get there and clarify them.

2   Alternative SAT vocabularies:
We know one words list cannot cover all SAT takers' requirements. If you think the 3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List doesn't match your circumstance, please try other lists on the website.

However, if you are serious about preparing for SAT, smaller or easier lists shouldn't be an option unless you use them as a supplement. For example, we recommend the following two vocabularies to supplement 3000 common SAT vocabulary. They are very useful for enhancing reading and writing words, especially for high score hunters.

3   Words' EBook, PDF, and Cards:
SAT Vocabulary EBook
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SAT Vocabulary PDF List
Some students like using PDF lists to learn and review words. We do offer a handy feature to make SAT PDF word list for each group. Below are demos of Level 1's first group, including nine non-English explanations.If you have a VIP account, you can print all groups' word list on the website; the details are in:

SAT Vocabulary Cards
Cards are helpful tools for some students to study new words. We offer two buttons to make SAT one-side and two-side flashcards for each group. Below are one-side cards for Level 1's first group, including 9 non-English explanations.If you have a VIP account, you can print all groups' cards, either one-side or two-side; the details are in:

DIY - PDF files
Some students need PDF files to study English words. We did publish some SAT vocabulary lists in PDF. However, we encourage our visitors to create customized files based on our SAT vocabulary lists.

We have provided a web app to customize PDF through various vocabularies, which can be directly run from Print Vocabulary in PDF. It can load all vocabularies of this website; the 3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List is one of them.

If you need more flexible solutions, e.g., you plan to include non-English definitions, we suggest following Download SAT Vocabulary PDF. In addition to printing the whole group's words, it tells you how to leverage other free Internet PDF tools to produce a PDF file based on this website's vocabulary lists in a few minutes.

4   Manage Word Status:
There are two ways: the Note page or the Panel page to manage words' statuses. To speed up your studying, you can manage the words by marking them as New, Known, and Review status. You can also save the statuses to the cloud and sync back if your device has trouble or want to switch to other devices.

Word status works for all vocabularies on the website, including 3000 SAT Words. It is a handy flag to skip known words and focus on new and half-familiar words.

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Words of Group 1: (Part of words, select list to view all.)
6   Demonstrate word list style:
debutante   Pronounce
n. young woman making formal entrance into society
After her father loses everything, the debutante is forced to flee, pursued by gangsters.
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decorum   Pronounce
n. propriety in manners and conduct; good taste in manners; conventions or requirements of polite behavior
Keeping public decorum is an important factor in media credibility.
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default   Pronounce
n. failure to act; an option that is selected automatically
When the visiting team failed to show up for the big game, they lost the game by default.
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defiance   Pronounce
n. refusal to yield; readiness to contend or resist
Now I feel by imperceptible signs, which I cannot yet interpret but will later, that his defiance is about to thaw.
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deflect   Pronounce
v. turn aside; draw someone's attention away from something
No one believed that his life was saved because his cigarette case could deflect the bullet.
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degenerate   Pronounce
v. become worse; decline; fall
Not appear to disgrace his family, degenerate from the popular qualities, or lose the influence.
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7   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
abrasive  Speak
elegant or tasteful; of or concerning the appreciation of beauty or good taste
rubbing away; tending to grind down
secure or fasten firmly; be fixed in place; narrate or coordinate
cold or cheerless; unlikely to be favorable
absolute  Speak
perfect in quality or nature; complete; totally unlimited; certain
absence of governing body; state of disorder; political disorder and confusion
an agent which brings about chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged
report or record in chronological order
adept  Speak
one who studies history and science of mankind
seek to attain; long for; strive toward an end
expert at; very skilled; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
state of being nameless; one that is unknown or unacknowledged
adjacent  Speak
cold or cheerless; unlikely to be favorable
harass; tease; lure, entice, or entrap
turn aside; draw someone's attention away from something
adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near
alleviate  Speak
divine gift; great popular charm or appeal of a political leader
state of being found or proved not guilty; judgment of not guilty
provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part
two or more things occurring at the same time by chance
authoritative  Speak
secretive, not openly shown
combination of two or more elements or parts
weighting authority; peremptory and dictatorial
false belief; mistaken or unfounded opinion
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8   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
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n. lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm

Spelling Word: abandon
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n. the criminal act of capturing and carrying away by force

Spelling Word: abduction
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v. make a formal speech to; deal with or discuss; direct efforts or attention of

Spelling Word: address
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v. attract with something desirable; be highly, often subtly attractive

Spelling Word: allure
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n. overbearing pride; haughtiness; manifest feeling of personal superiority in rank, power, or estimation

Spelling Word: arrogance
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n. storage place for military equipment; a stock of weapons

Spelling Word: arsenal
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