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 SAT Vocabulary in Sentences
The reversal was a humiliation for his Party, which also runs India’s central government, and a rare moment of hope for beleaguered opposition parties.
n. reversal
a change to an opposite direction, position, or course of action
v. beleaguer
surround with military forces, as with troubles
When Mr Meshal sided with his Qatari financiers, who backed Syria's Islamist rebels after the uprising in 2011, Mr Assad and his men fumed at the treachery.
v. fume
feel, show, or express great anger
n. treachery
betrayal of trust; deceptive action or nature
The fall from grace is embodied in capitalism; man is redeemed as the proletariat rises up against its exploiters and creates a communist utopia.
n. proletariat
workers or working-class people, regarded collectively
 3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List
1   Overview:
3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List is for middle level high school students who are going to take SAT test. The vocabulary is to recall known words and learn new words to focus on SAT vocabulary test. Usually the task would last three or more months. If you are aiming to top universities, like Harvard, this 3000 common words list can offer you a solid start point to challenge harder SAT vocabulary list.

This vocabulary consists of 3000 words that high school students, especially of 12th grade, must have before test day. As well as traditional definitions and explanations, the vocabulary also includes interactive exercise, such as meaning matching, spelling. These tools are available for each word and can be launched through a few clicks. In addition, the vocabulary also offers printable flash cards, PDF word lists, and other offline materials.

SAT vocabulary is one of controversial topics in high school education. SAT organizer claims the test wouldn't emphasize on size of student's vocabulary, but all we know that vocabulary skill is the base of language skill. SAT doesn't test difficult words exclusively. It's true, but never means vocabulary isn't important in SAT test any more. Of course, the content and size of SAT vocabulary are changing in recent years. New SAT words are easier to master by common students.

If you are serious to your SAT test and want to improve the final score, you have to own a strong SAT vocabulary. It means that you are ready to spend enough time to build vocabulary. If you schedule at least 3 months for this job, 3000 Common SAT Vocabulary List is a good candidate. Try some contents quickly, you may find it helps very much in your SAT preparing.

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Words of Group 16 (Part of words, select list to view all.):
progression
projection
proletarian
prolific
prologue
prolong
promenade
prominence
prominent
promiscuous
promontory
promoter
promulgate
propaganda
propagate
propel
propellant
propeller
prophecy
propitious
propriety
propulsion
prosaic
proscribe
prospector
prospectus
prostrate
protagonist
protege
protocol
prototype
protract
protrude
protuberance
provident
provincial
provocation
prowess
proxy
prudence
prurient
pseudonym
psychiatry
psychic
puerile
puissant
pulmonary
punctilious
punctual
pungent
punitive
purgatory
purloin
purport
purveyor
pusillanimous
pyromania
qualification
qualify
qualm
quandary
quarantine
quarter
quarterly
quartet
quay
querulous
query
quibble
quiescent
quintessence
quixotic
rabid
radiance
radiate
radical
raillery
ramify
rampant
rampart
rancor
rankle
rapacious
rapt
ration
raucous
ravage
ravenous
ravine
reactionary
readily
readjust
reassure
rebellious
rebuff
recapitulate
recede
receptive
reciprocal
reciprocate
reckless
reclaim
recline
recluse
recognize
recoil
reconstruct
recourse
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5   Demonstrate word list style:
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v. Syn. associate; incorporate
associate; incorporate

affix: Read
v. Syn. fasten; attach
fasten; append; add on; secure to something

affront: Read
n. Syn. insult; offense
insult; offense; intentional act of disrespect

aggravate: Read
v. Syn. worsen; exacerbate
worsen; make worse or more troublesome

aghast: Read
a. Syn. horrified
struck by shock, terror, or amazement

agitate: Read
v. Syn. disturb
cause to move with violence or sudden force; upset; disturb

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6   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
abject  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
being of the most miserable kind; wretched; lacking pride; brought low in condition or status
Exercise
move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected
Exercise
cheerful promptness or willingness; eagerness; speed or quickness
Exercise
easily approached or entered; obtainable; easy to talk to or get along with
abnormal  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
unclear or doubtful in meaning
Exercise
unusual; not typical; not normal
Exercise
having power to advice; containing advice
Exercise
responsive to advice or suggestion; responsible to higher authority; willing to comply with; agreeable
abstemious  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
make impure by adding inferior or tainted substances
Exercise
confederate; partner; collaborator
Exercise
responsive to advice or suggestion; responsible to higher authority; willing to comply with; agreeable
Exercise
sparing or moderation in eating and drinking; temperate
acclaim  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
speak, plead, or argue in favour of; plead for; push for something
Exercise
unclear or doubtful in meaning
Exercise
north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and cone like fruit
Exercise
applaud; announce with great approval
accurate  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
capable of providing a correct reading or measurement; performing with care and precision
Exercise
confederate; partner; collaborator
Exercise
wear away by friction; scrape; erode
Exercise
give hint or indication of something; disclose partially or guardedly; overshadow; shade
accusation  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
let off hook; relieve of requirement or obligation
Exercise
indictment; charge of wrongdoing that is made against a person or other party
Exercise
leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution
Exercise
even though; although; notwithstanding
acid  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
sour; water-soluble compounds having a sour taste; quality of being sarcastic, bitter, or scornful
Exercise
easily approached or entered; obtainable; easy to talk to or get along with
Exercise
bitter and sharp in language, tone, or manner
Exercise
obscure; profound; difficult to understand.
administrator  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
detestable; extremely unpleasant; very bad
Exercise
indirect reference; symbolical reference or comparison; metaphor
Exercise
suspended action; temporary cessation or suspension
Exercise
one who manages a government agency or department
ado  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
narrow passage, especially a walk or passage in a garden or park, bordered by rows of trees or bushes
Exercise
doing; bother; troublesome business; fuss; bustle
Exercise
leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution
Exercise
easily approached or entered; obtainable; easy to talk to or get along with
advisory  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
having power to advice; containing advice
Exercise
process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion; state of mental concentration
Exercise
something added or to be added, especially a supplement to a book
Exercise
narrow passage, especially a walk or passage in a garden or park, bordered by rows of trees or bushes
7   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
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n.
belly, or that part of the body between the thorax and the pelvis


Spelling Word: abdomen
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n.
washing or cleansing of the body, especially as part of religious rite


Spelling Word: ablution
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a. Syn. scholarly; collegiate; theoretical
related to school; not practical or directly useful; relating to scholarly organization; based on formal education


Spelling Word: academic
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n.
a scholar who is skilled in academic disputation


Spelling Word: academician
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v. Syn. equip
equip; provide with military equipment


Spelling Word: accouter
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v. Syn. recognize; admit
declare to be true or admit; express obligation, thanks


Spelling Word: acknowledge
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a. Syn. sharp; bitter
unpleasantly sharp or bitter to taste or smell; bitterly pungent


Spelling Word: acrid
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v. Syn. motivate; activate
put into motion or action; activate


Spelling Word: actuate
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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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v. Syn. muddle; confuse
muddle; drive crazy; become confused


Spelling Word: addle