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SAT Vocabulary: Level 1
alien     Speak
 
(1)
a. or ad.  
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wasteful; reckless with money
stiff and unyielding; strict; not flexible
physical rather than spiritual or intellectual; affecting any of senses or sense organ; sensory
gloomy; feeling of thoughtful sadness; affected by depression
dissimilar, inconsistent, or opposed in nature; very different place, society, or person
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arrogant     Speak
 
(2)
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worthy of note or notice; remarkable; important
extremely hungry; voracious; eager for prey
arising from feeling or assumption of one's superiority toward others
quickly perceptive; keen; having a sharp point or tip; extremely sharp or severe
practical or workable; capable of maintaining life; capable of continuing effectiveness
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autopsy     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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the compulsive physiological and psychological need for a substance; being abnormally dependent on something
examination of dead body; post-mortem
overseer of morals; official responsible for removal of objectionable or sensitive content
good fortune; financial success; physical well-being
a metal tool with a sharp edge used to cut and shape stone, wood, or metal
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candor     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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frankness; quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech
victim; object of hunt; hunted animal
a very small amount; a bit; ninth letter of the Greek alphabet
case of leather or similar material for pistol
promise or pledge; certainty; self-confidence; freedom from doubt
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compelling     Speak
 
(5)
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causing sadness, compassion, or pity
shining intensely and blindingly; staring with anger or fierceness
of high spiritual, moral, or intellectual worth; characterized by nobility; majestic
accepting one's fate; unresisting; patiently submissive; showing hopelessness
overpowering; drivingly forceful; urgently requiring attention
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downcast     Speak
 
(6)
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relating to skill of using language effectively and persuasively; insincere in language
low in spirits; depressed; directed downward
illogical; lacking reason; insane
having to do with citizens or the state; courteous and polite
spreading harmfully in a subtle manner; designed or adapted to entrap
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eerie     Speak
 
(7)
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fatigued dulled by surfeit; exhausted; worn out; wearied
irritated or impatient; easily annoyed; peevish
implied or understood though not directly expressed
suggestive of the supernatural; mysterious
relating to foundation or base; elementary; primary; essential
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gavel     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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place of refuge or asylum; shrine; holy places, such as a church, temple, or mosque
wise and trusted counselor or teacher
military stores or provisions; articles used in weapons, as powder, balls, shot, shells
hammer-like tool; small mallet used by a presiding officer or a judge
position relative to points of directions; course introducing a new situation
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gourmet     Speak
 
(9)
n.  
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the compulsive physiological and psychological need for a substance; being abnormally dependent on something
spying; secret observation
having foresight; fortuneteller
a person with discriminating taste in food and wine
ideal condition of rest, harmony, stability, or joy; condition of Buddha
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implication     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to a person on it
something hinted at or suggested; an act of implying; condition of being implied
list, especially of names
any large, hairy, chiefly tropical spider
written agreement between two states or sovereigns; treaty
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integrity     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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code of correct conduct; rules governing socially acceptable behavior; record of a transaction
extreme edge or margin; border; enclosing boundary; space enclosed by such a boundary
calamity; disaster; state of extreme ruin and misfortune
minor crime; ill behavior; evil conduct; misdeed
quality or condition of being whole or undivided; completeness
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malicious     Speak
 
(12)
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thorough; including all or everything; broad in scope
deliberately harmful; spiteful; proceeding from extreme hatred
lustful;  indecent; suggestive of or tending to moral looseness
sophisticated; of worldwide scope
weak; ineffective; lacking physical strength or vigor; incapable of sexual intercourse
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morbid     Speak
 
(13)
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moderate to inferior in quality; ordinary; commonplace
deeply agitated, as from emotional conflict; mad; insane
caused by disease; pathological or diseased; unhealthy or unwholesome
swollen or puffed as with water or air
sophisticated; of worldwide scope
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optimist     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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art of identifying disease; critical analysis of nature of something
something that relieves pain
one who expects a favorable or good outcome
ideal condition of rest, harmony, stability, or joy; condition of Buddha
mildness; quality of mercy or forgiveness, especially in the assignment of punishment as in a court case
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prototype     Speak
 
(15)
n.  
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original work used as a model; original type
faithfulness to obligations, duties, or observances
fixed and unvarying representation; conventional and oversimplified conception
one that is turned or applied to for aid or security; resort for help or protection; access or admittance
a person who turns animal hides into leather; craftsman who tans skins and hides;  sixpence
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redundant     Speak
 
(16)
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not lasting forever; limited by time; secular or civil; of the material world; worldly
absence of ceremony; casual
exceeding what is necessary or natural; repetitious; excessively wordy
not harmed or damaged in any way; untouched
helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
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scourge     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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joining two surfaces or edges together along a line by sewing; the material used in sewing
beginning or early stages; offensive against an enemy
piece of transplanted tissue; a portion of a plant inserted in another plant
something apparently contradictory in nature; a statement that looks false but is actually correct
the whip used to inflict punishment; severe punishment
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spatula     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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beginning; forming of an idea; an act of conceiving
loyalty to a nation, sovereign, or cause; fidelity to any person or thing; devotion
a broad-bladed instrument used for spreading or mixing
refinement and delicacy of performance; skillful, subtle handling
excellence or eminence; note or mark of difference
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trek     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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a group of attendants or associates; one's environment
descendants collectively; the race that proceeds from a progenitor; future generations
travel;  journey or leg of a journey, especially when slow or difficult
coming into being of something; origin
dense moving crowd; a large group of honeybees
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vigilance     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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symbol of immortality or rebirth; a bird in Egyptian mythology that lived for 500 years
a place to discuss public concerns; meeting or medium for open discussion
watchfulness; wakefulness; a process of paying close and continuous attention
cause or condition of pain, suffering, or distress
the flap that lies over another part; area of control or responsibility; upper side of the thighs of a seated person
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