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IELTS Vocabulary: Level 1
alone     Speak
 
(1)
a. or ad.  
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adverse; involving disadvantage or harm; pessimistic
determined to do or have
incapable of being seen; impossible or nearly impossible to see
solitary; by oneself, not with any other people
informal; purposeless; occurring by chance
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bear     Speak
 
(2)
v.  
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be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of
acknowledge; admit that you have done something wrong
be worthy of; have a right to
hinder; obstruct;  indicate broadly without great detail; sketch
support; sustain; carry; have; yield; give birth; hold up or support
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bore     Speak
 
(3)
v.  
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overpower; force to yield assent to truth; satisfy by proof; prove guilty
shut with force and loud noise; strike with force
become smaller or draw together; compress
draw slowly or heavily; pull or drag forcibly; shift direction
drill; make a hole in or through, with or as if with a drill
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chin     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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determination; formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote
disorder; condition or place of great disorder or confusion; disorderly mass
the central forward portion of the lower jaw; bottom of the face
a whole individual unit; a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group
a plant lacking a permanent woody stem, some having medicinal properties
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consult     Speak
 
(5)
v.  
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wind around; connect with something; include necessarily; engage thoroughly
be present at; go to; take care of; tend
seek advice or information of; take into account; consider
have an emotional or cognitive impact upon
go mad, go crazy;  turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse; toss with a sharp movement
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debate     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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easing of burden or distress, such as pain or anxiety; release from post or duty; pleasant or amusing change
tissue which fills the cavities of most bones; the essence; the best part
space between ranges of mountains; area drained or irrigated by a river; internal angle formed by the intersection
a male and female associated together; a pair who associate with one another
discussion; dispute; discussion involving opposing points
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encounter     Speak
 
(7)
v.  
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blame; say that someone has done something morally wrong, illegal, or unkind
have a desire for something or someone; yearn; grieve or mourn for
bore; pierce; make a hole; practice; train
revoke; call off; omit or delete
face; confront;  meet, especially unexpectedly; come upon
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fee     Speak
 
(8)
v.  
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give a tip beyond the agreed-on compensation
eat in the open air; have informal meal eaten outside or on an excursion
play or game for money or other stakes; lose or squander by gaming
make one or more folds in; store in a safe spot; put in a snug spot
constrict; make smaller; compress or concentrate
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gear     Speak
 
(9)
n.  
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clash in opinion; rubbing against; conflict
slice of meat, typically beef, usually cut thick
toothed machine part, such as a wheel or cylinder, to transmit motion or to change speed or direction
cunning or deceitful activity; attempt to get others to do something foolish
act of applying force suddenly; an impelling force or strength
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hop     Speak
 
(10)
v.  
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move by successive leaps, as toads do; spring or jump on one foot
give wholly; cease to feel resentment against; an excuse for a fault or an offense; give up; resign
disagree with; refuse; declare untrue
insert into a fluid and withdraw again; immerse for baptism; wet, as if by immersing; moisten
harass; tease; lure, entice, or entrap
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lap     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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screenplay; outline or model of an expected sequence of events
limited period of time; point in time at which something ends; termination; deadline
method for solving a problem; successful action of solving a problem
the flap that lies over another part; area of control or responsibility; upper side of the thighs of a seated person
one of two or more things, ideas, or courses of action that may be used; option or choice
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mask     Speak
 
(12)
v.  
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try to conceal something; disguise;  hide under a false appearance
capture or seize, especially after a chase; take by or as if by trapping; reach just in time
suspend; fasten to some elevated point without support from below; hold for support
find paths through unexplored territory
contend for; call in question; oppose; dispute
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obsessed     Speak
 
(13)
a. or ad.  
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very dirty, foul; disgusting; nauseous
suitable; modest.; honorable; meeting accepted standards
without consideration; despite everything; anyway
having or showing excessive or compulsive concern; influenced or controlled by a powerful force
as final consequence; at last; in the end
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professional     Speak
 
(14)
a. or ad.  
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final; being the last or concluding; fundamental; elemental; extreme
existing in possibility; expected to become or be
engaged in, or suitable for a profession
related to school; not practical or directly useful; relating to the scholarly organization; based on formal education
causing sadness, compassion, or pity
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release     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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give off; liberate; grant freedom to; make something available
erupt; blow up; burst violently as a result of internal pressure
draw slowly or heavily; pull or drag forcibly; shift direction
insert into a fluid and withdraw again; immerse for baptism; wet, as if by immersing; moisten
rest with confidence; have confidence; depend
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scar     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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person or thing that promotes or helps in something done; helper; assistant
mark of damage; a mark left on the skin after injury
rumor; malicious report about other people; light informal conversation for social occasions
practical method or art applied to some particular task; skillfulness
dress or exterior put on for purposes of concealment or of deception
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seek     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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wind around; connect with something; include necessarily; engage thoroughly
supply with recent information; bring up to date; bring to the latest state of technology
take away or remove; reduce; go or come after and bring or take back
make an effort to; try to get; try to discover
eat in the open air; have informal meal eaten outside or on an excursion
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surrender     Speak
 
(18)
v.  
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exhibit; present or hold up to view; show; demonstrate; give evidence of; manifest
hand over, give up, give something into another's control
express the need or desire for; ask for
follow, discover; make a mark or lines on a surface
penetrate; make a hole into
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terrace     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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one who guards, preserves, or secures; one who has, or is entitled to custody of person or property
an impure matter that forms on or rises to the surface of a liquid or body of water; worthless people
position relative to others; standing
a row of houses built in a similar style; a level shelf of land with steep slopes
exertion of force; capacity for work or vigorous activity; usable heat or power
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vision     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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a person with a high degree of skill in or knowledge of a certain subject
admission; entrance; item inserted in a written record
ability to see; sight; the vivid mental image
pleasing, agreeable scent or odor
all the knowledge and values shared by a society; foster; the raising of plants or animals
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