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IELTS Vocabulary: Level 4
amidst     Speak
 
(1)
a. or ad.  
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impossible to remove, erase, or wash away; permanent
trading; commercial; of or relating to trade or traders
amid; in the middle of; among
by a small amount at a time; in stages; gradually
awkward; lacking grace in movement or posture
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ardent     Speak
 
(2)
a. or ad.  
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planned or accomplished together; combined
displaying or by strong enthusiasm or devotion; passionate
shining; emitting light, especially emitting self-generated light
brief and compact; expressing much in few words
lazy; with little movement; very slow
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chore     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee
introduction of something new
coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important
search for knowledge; systematic investigation
act of denying; assertion of the nonrealistic or untruthfulness of anything
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configuration     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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part of a country which fronts another country or an unsettled region; border, or extreme part of a country
tax on goods coming into a country
secondary or explanatory title;  printed translation of the dialogue of film shown at the bottom of the screen
arrangement of parts or elements; outline
act of valuing, or of estimating value or worth; act of setting a price; estimation
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deter     Speak
 
(5)
v.  
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cover completely or make imperceptible; overcome by superior force; charge someone with too many tasks
utter or emit low, dull rumbling sounds
delay till later; put off; hold back to a later time
keep from; stop; prevent or discourage from acting
lead forth or out; take away, separate, or remove, in numbering, estimating, or calculating; subtract
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durable     Speak
 
(6)
a. or ad.  
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without planning or thinking ahead; right away; immediately
lasting; long-lasting; enduring
excessively careful; marked by extreme care in the treatment of details
possessing congruity; suitable; agreeing; corresponding
unpopulated; providing no shelter or sustenance; devoid of inhabitants
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excrement     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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one who, or that which, shows or points out
someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person; generally ignorant person
warm-blooded vertebrate having skin covered with hair
waste material, especially fecal matter that is expelled from body after digestion; matter excreted and ejected
garden; area of land devoted to the cultivation of fruit or nut trees
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flabby     Speak
 
(8)
a. or ad.  
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relating to space; existing in or connected with space
most frequent or common; having superior power and influence
weak; lacking firmness
in the middle of; among; surrounded by
differing in some characteristics; various
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graze     Speak
 
(9)
v.  
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be unsteady in purpose or action, as from loss of courage or confidence
give certain information to; assure; make certain
arouse to action; motivate; induce to exist
delay till later; put off; hold back to a later time
scrape gently; feed on growing grasses and herbage
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indemnity     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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security; insurance; exemption from loss or damage; immunity from penalty, or the punishment; amnesty
factor; something that is likely to vary; changeable; inconstant
state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity
serious mistake typically caused by ignorance or confusion
length of a straight line passing through the center of a circle and connecting two points on the circumference
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innovation     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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introduction of something new
a great number; many
a statement or other indication of policy; light line, used in lettering, to help align the text
tall annual cereal grass bearing kernels on large ears
a short account of the amusing or interesting event; short narrative; a secret story of history or biography
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magnify     Speak
 
(12)
v.  
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intensify; increase; make greater in size; enlarge
include; consist of; be composed of
ban; taboo; forbid
make smooth or slippery
put out a fire; extinguish;  put an end to; destroy
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offhand     Speak
 
(13)
a. or ad.  
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without planning or thinking ahead; right away; immediately
slow and laborious because of weight; labored and dull
amid; in the middle of; among
foolish or silly, especially in self-satisfied way
likely; precisely suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand
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outstrip     Speak
 
(14)
v.  
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kindle; cause to start burning; set fire to
exceed or surpass; leave behind
pose a threat to; present a danger to;  threaten
raise; lift; elevate; raise to one's mouth to drink
delay till later; put off; hold back to a later time
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poultry     Speak
 
(15)
n.  
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rate of occurrence; particular occurrence
secondary or explanatory title;  printed translation of the dialogue of film shown at the bottom of the screen
the quality produced by the sensation of taste; a variety of tastes attributed to an object
unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 kilogram of water by 1 degree
domestic fowls reared for eating, or their eggs or feathers, such as cocks and hens, ducks, and geese
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reciprocal     Speak
 
(16)
a. or ad.  
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marked by or having equity; just and impartial
having no particular interest or concern; being neither good nor bad
difficult; stressful; narrow; not broad; tight; close; closely fitting
precisely and carefully conducted; by extreme care and great effort; cautious
concerning each of two or more persons or things; exchangeable; interacting
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reticent     Speak
 
(17)
a. or ad.  
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pertaining to the science of the function of living organisms
concerning each of two or more persons or things; exchangeable; interacting
inclined to keep silent; reserved; uncommunicative
mandatory; obligatory; required by rule
weakened, worn out, or broken down by old age, illness, or hard use
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sluggish     Speak
 
(18)
a. or ad.  
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reactive; readily reacting to people or events; showing emotion
old; old-fashioned; antiquated; out of date
lazy; with little movement; very slow
complex; elaborate; having many complexly arranged elements
boring; dull; tediously repetitious or lacking in variety
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synthesis     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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combining parts into a coherent whole; putting of two or more things together
chart; a drawing illustrating the relations
corrosion; a gradual decline of something
long, thin, usually wooden pole with a blade at one end, used to row or steer a boat
a vessel used by soldiers for carrying water or other drinks; snack bar or small cafeteria
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tumour     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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tumor; abnormal growth of tissue resulting from uncontrolled, progressive multiplication of cells
settlement or compromise of conflicting opinions; written agreement between two states
reading and writing; ability to read and write
large group of people gathered or crowded closely together
length of a straight line passing through the center of a circle and connecting two points on the circumference
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