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 Test Questions
SAT Vocabulary: Level 1
acknowledge     Speak
 
(1)
v.  
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exploit natural surroundings to disguise something; conceal
give a bodily form to; represent in a bodily or material form; incorporate
declare to be true or admit; express obligation, thanks
put in order; arrange or place something in line
question severely; torture or afflict
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arcade     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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refinement and delicacy of performance; skillful, subtle handling
covered passageway, usually lined with shops; simple arched opening in a wall; vault or vaulted place
a long heroic poem, or similar work of art
use of force to get someone to obey
lack of consistency; the difference
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bogus     Speak
 
(3)
a. or ad.  
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repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse; worn out by using
counterfeit or fake; not authentic; not genuine
dangerous; reckless; daring; inclined to run risks
impartial; not supporting one side over another
fairly large; in essentials; material; true or real; not imaginary; solidly built
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civil     Speak
 
(4)
a. or ad.  
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given freely; unwarranted; granted without recompense; unearned
suspicious or distrustful; wary; cautious
having to do with citizens or the state; courteous and polite
insufficient to produce the desired effect; fruitless
grossly wicked; abominable; hateful; infamous
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cosmic     Speak
 
(5)
a. or ad.  
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clever; characterized by keen awareness, sharp intelligence
of the universe; vast
tiresome because of length, slowness, or dullness; progressing very slowly
odd; old-fashioned; picturesque; unfamiliar or unusual in character
pertaining to hell; devilish; abominable; awful
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dossier     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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travel;  journey or leg of a journey, especially when slow or difficult
the pretense of strength; mislead or deceive
the file of documents on a subject; a bundle of writings or documents relating to one matter or subject
the flap that lies over another part; area of control or responsibility; upper side of the thighs of a seated person
authoritative command or instruction; commission of authorizing to administer a territory
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equity     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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a broad-bladed instrument used for spreading or mixing
the ownership interest of shareholders in a corporate; something that is just and fair
a place to discuss public concerns; meeting or medium for open discussion
promise or pledge; certainty; self-confidence; freedom from doubt
maze; the complex structure of interconnecting passages
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flick     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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a great mass of falling snow and ice
light, quick blow, or touch
minor dispute; brief quarrel
fastening device; firm grip
efficient use of resources; reduction in cost; a specific type of economic system
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hone     Speak
 
(9)
v.  
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stop or slow down; catch someone's attention; take into custody
make a firm decision about; find a solution to
make a formal speech to; deal with or discuss; direct efforts or attention of
sharpen; perfect or make more intense or effective
increase gradually in size, number, strength, or intensity; show a progressively larger illuminated area
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inept     Speak
 
(10)
a. or ad.  
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excessively careful; marked by extreme care in the treatment of details
lacking judgment, sense, or reason; unsuited; inappropriate; foolish
generous; high-minded; chivalrous
neatly or smartly dressed; neat, trim, and smart
of a very large or indefinite number; of ten thousand
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kudos     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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honor; praise for exceptional achievement
place of refuge or shelter; protection
clash in opinion; rubbing against; conflict
the agent sent on a mission to represent or advance the interests of another
singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; verbal charm or spell
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mammal     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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watchfulness; wakefulness; a process of paying close and continuous attention
nice or keen appreciation or enjoyment; enthusiasm
two or more things occurring at the same time by chance
one who harvests grain, especially a machine for harvesting grain or pulse crops
warm-blooded vertebrate having skin covered with hair
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mortician     Speak
 
(13)
n.  
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powerful wind; a gust of wind; emotional outburst as laughter or tears
gap; interruption in duration or continuity; pause
funeral director; one whose business is the management of funerals
a broad-bladed instrument used for spreading or mixing
something that discourages; tending to deter
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paragon     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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holding of an office; a period during which something is held; status of holding position on a permanent contract
refusal to yield; readiness to contend or resist
mixture; a combination of diverse things
large, isolated system of stars, as the Milky Way; any collection of brilliant personalities
model of excellence or perfection; a peerless example
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quail     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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hug; adopt or espouse; accept readily; hold close with the arms, usually as an expression of affection
shrivel; decay; lose freshness, vigor, or vitality; loss of moisture
speak wildly, irrationally; speak or write with wild enthusiasm
secure or fasten firmly; be fixed in place; narrate or coordinate
a drawback, as with fear or pain; show fear
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ramble     Speak
 
(16)
v.  
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tie with rope; fasten or restrict with rope or chain
twist or turn suddenly and forcibly; move, extract, or force-free by pulling violently
drink greedily; flood with water, as for washing
wander; move about aimlessly; walk about casually or for pleasure
convert code into ordinary language; read with difficulty
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retrieve     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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recover; find and bring in; get back
attract with something desirable; be highly, often subtly attractive
reveal; make known to the public
provide an extensive explanation for words or phrases
deliver; give or make available; provide; represent in a drawing or painting
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spat     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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minor dispute; brief quarrel
a close relationship, connection, or link; a secret love affair
oppression; cruel government; office or authority of an absolute ruler; absolute power
length of time something lasts
legal delay of payment; suspension of an ongoing or planned activity
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thrive     Speak
 
(19)
v.  
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admit as valid; keep in existence; lengthen or extend in duration or space
go with light running steps; move about or proceed hurriedly
perceive intuitively; foresee future; have nature of or being a deity
make steady progress; prosper; flourish
set right; correct by calculation or adjustment
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volition     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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honor; praise for exceptional achievement
forecasted course of a disease;  forecast or prediction; likelihood of recovery from a disease
minor crime; ill behavior; evil conduct; misdeed
act of making a conscious choice; power or faculty of choosing
code of correct conduct; rules governing socially acceptable behavior; record of a transaction
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