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SAT Vocabulary: Basic Level
affiliation     Speak
 
(1)
n.  
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list of works of music or drama; class of compositions in a genre; range or number of skills
act of making or arriving at a decision; putting an end to; termination
calmness of mind; quietness; stillness; peace
partnership; alliance; association in the same family or society
perceptiveness; intellectual activity; subtility; delicacy; quality or state of being subtle
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aptitude     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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condition or state, especially a bad state or condition
soul; mind; spirit or soul
physical or moral strength to resist or withstand illness; enduring strength and energy
inherent ability; quickness in learning and understanding
one that refuses to abide or be independent; an unbranded range animal
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benevolent     Speak
 
(3)
a.  
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generous in providing aid to others; charitable
fantastic; comically hideous; unnatural in shape or size; abnormal
clever; having inventive or cunning mind
expressing low opinion; disparaging; belittling
sticking together; stubbornly unyielding; holding together firmly
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chaste     Speak
 
(4)
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randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle
tending to vary often or widely, as in price; inconstant or fickle; tending to violence
arousing anger or interest; tending to provoke or stimulate
morally pure in thought or conduct; decent and modest
lacking of judgment, sense, or reason; unsuited; inappropriate; foolish
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corroborate     Speak
 
(5)
v.  
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protect or fight for as first place
float in air ,especially by magical means
stir up; urge; goad to action; incite
establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; support with evidence
resent; give or expend with reluctance; be envious of
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diva     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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quality or condition of being humble; low estimate of one's self; self-abasement
remainder of something after removal of parts or a part; balance
female operatic singer or star
something hinted at or suggested; act of implying; condition of being implied
short account of amusing or interesting event; short narrative; secret story of history or biography
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embezzlement     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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forecasted course of a disease; forecast or prediction; likelihood of recovery from a disease
stealing; fraudulent appropriation of property
something of mixed origin or composition
rapidity or speed of motion; swiftness
excellence or eminence; note or mark of difference
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founder     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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sudden, unexpected fancy; impulsive change of mind
extraordinary ability; military bravery; superior skill or ability
having foresight; fortuneteller
person who establishes an organization, business
unfriendliness; hatred; state of being hostile
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gourmet     Speak
 
(9)
n.  
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swirling current of water, air; flow in circular current
person with discriminating taste in food and wine
object worn, especially around neck, as a charm against evil or injury; charm
decree; authoritative command or order
ability; degree or grade of excellence or worth; diameter of tube or gun barrel
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impart     Speak
 
(10)
v.  
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reveal or tell; grant a share of; bestow
scold; express objections or criticisms in bitter, harsh, or abusive language
take vengeance for something, or on behalf of someone
advertize in strongly positive terms; praise excessively; show off
hint; suggest; introduce by subtle and artful means
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justification     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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long heroic poem, or similar work of art
good or just reason; condition or fact of being justified
area of theater or concert hall where audience sits
something producing physical, mental, or emotional vigor
dwarf; fabled race of dwarflike creatures who live underground
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mannered     Speak
 
(12)
a.  
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stale in odor or taste; dull; out of date; antiquated; out of use; rusty
queer; amusingly odd; comical
artificial or affected; not natural; having or showing a certain manner
departing from correct or accepted way; misleading; not straightforward
represented by graph; described in vivid detail; clearly outlined
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nirvana     Speak
 
(13)
n.  
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operatic solo; solo vocal piece with instrumental accompaniment
determination; formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote
ideal condition of rest, harmony, stability, or joy; condition of Buddha
slight hint or indication; slight understanding
outward decorations; ornamental covering or harness for horse
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plumb     Speak
 
(14)
a.  
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inattentive or unmindful; lacking all memory; forgetful
belonging to this earth or world; not ideal or heavenly; concerned with commonplaces; ordinary
hidden; secret; situated or operating beneath the earth's surface; underground
susceptible to wounds; capable of being wounded or hurt
checking perpendicularity; exactly vertical
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presumptuous     Speak
 
(15)
a.  
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not lasting forever; limited by time; secular or civil; of material world; worldly
overconfident; going beyond what is right or proper; excessively forward
imposed as an obligation or duty; currently holding an office
liberal; wasteful; excessive spending
incapable of injury; impossible to damage, injure, or wound
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retribution     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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something justly deserved; recompense; compensation; punishment for offenses
severe trial; form of trial to determine guilt or innocence; difficult or painful experience
untrained person who pretends to be a physician; charlatan
thin soft sheet of animal or vegetable tissue
proverb; formulation of fundamental principle or general truth
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shimmer     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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contaminate; cause to lose purity; affect with or as if with a disease; corrupt morally
take vengeance for something, or on behalf of someone
put at disadvantage; prevent progress or free movement of
criticize harshly; wash in pan; cook in pan
shine with a weak or fitful light; glimmer intermittently
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stereotype     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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end of something in time or space; result or outcome; conclusion
token; reminder of past; hint, suggestion, notice, or memorial to awaken memory
extreme rigor; strictness; rigidity; harshness
fixed and unvarying representation; conventional and oversimplified conception
general pardon granted by government, especially for political offenses
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trite     Speak
 
(19)
a.  
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by effort to the point of exhaustion, especially physical effort
inclined to cruelty; deriving pleasure from inflicting pain on another
intensely cold; lacking warmth; stiff and formal in manner
repeated too often; over familiar through overuse; worn out by use
differing in some characteristics; various
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vent     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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small opening; means of escape or release; outlet; hole for the escape of gas or air
two or more things occurring at the same time by chance
proverb; formulation of fundamental principle or general truth
substance that prevents infection; substance that restricts the growth of disease-causing microorganisms
clash in opinion; rubbing against; conflict
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