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SAT Vocabulary: Basic Level
amend     Speak
 
(1)
v.  
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carry from one place to another; carry away; deport
appreciate fully; enjoy or relish; have a distinctive flavor, smell, or quality
cancel; make void; repeal or annul
bring upon oneself; become liable to; acquire or come into
change for the better; improve; remove faults or errors
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apprehend     Speak
 
(2)
v.  
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declare to be true or admit; express obligation, thanks
undergo decay; infect, inflame, or corrupt;
provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part
take into custody; arrest a criminal; grasp mentally; perceive
testify; authenticate, affirm to be true
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bode     Speak
 
(3)
v.  
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foreshadow; indicate by signs
scribble or draw aimlessly; waste time
make an energetic, usually hasty search
give up something with reluctance; retire from; give up or abandon
express, especially forcefully; release or discharge through an opening; rise to surface of water to breathe
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charisma     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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fundamental reasons; basis
divine gift; great popular charm or appeal of political leader
extraordinary ability; military bravery; superior skill or ability
act of overthrowing, pulling down, or destroying
utmost height; highest point of a mountain
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compact     Speak
 
(5)
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motherly; relating to mother or motherhood
pitiless; cruel; having no compassion or pity; merciless
completely lacking; barren or empty
closely and firmly united or packed together; briefly giving gist of something
relating to marriage; relating to husband
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disdain     Speak
 
(6)
v.  
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beg for urgently; make an earnest appeal
change for the better; improve; remove faults or errors
make better or more attractive; increase; improve
arise; have or take origin or descent
view with scorn or contempt; feel with aversion
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expedite     Speak
 
(7)
v.  
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glide or slide like reptile; slip and slide, as on a loose or uneven surface
process fast and efficiently; execute quickly and efficiently
exploit natural surroundings to disguise something; conceal
report or record in chronological order
turn to advantage of; be of service to; profit; promote
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glaze     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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opposite; something that has been reversed; conversation
combination; union of two or more commercial corporations
thin smooth shiny coating; glassy film, as one over the eyes
very small object or creature; very small contribution or amount of money
work of art put together from fragments
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glutton     Speak
 
(9)
n.  
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person who eats too much food and drink
place to discuss public concerns; meeting or medium for open discussion
promise or pledge; certainty; self-confidence; freedom from doubt
faithfulness to obligations, duties, or observances
very strong wind; gust of wind; emotional outburst as laughter or tears
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incense     Speak
 
(10)
v.  
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sharpen; perfect or make more intense or effective
enrage; infuriate; cause to be extremely angry
provide written evidence; record in detail
beg; plead with; ask for or request earnestly
grow well; decorate with ornaments; be in a period of productivity
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juncture     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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point in time, especially a critical point; joining point
hammer-like tool; small mallet used by a presiding officer or a judge
condition in which blood lacks red corpuscles; deficiency of red blood cells; lack of vitality
wise and trusted counselor or teacher
action taken in return for an injury or offense; revenge
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lunar     Speak
 
(12)
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not easily satisfied; impossible to satiate or satisfy; greedy
husky; muscular and heavily built
not influenced by emotions; having actual existence or reality
pertaining to the moon; affecting the moon
illegal; unlawful; not authorized or permitted
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muse     Speak
 
(13)
v.  
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do a favor or service for; provide for; supply with; make suitable; adapt; allow for
be absorbed in one's thoughts; consider or say thoughtfully
quote; adduce as an instance
turn to advantage of; be of service to; profit; promote
prevent; turn or cause to turn off or away
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phoenix     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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guarantee; assurance by seller; authorization or certification
calamity; disaster; state of extreme ruin and misfortune
bitterness of feeling; vexation
symbol of immortality or rebirth; bird in Egyptian mythology that lived for 500 years
animal or plant living on another
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presumptuous     Speak
 
(15)
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overconfident; going beyond what is right or proper; excessively forward
overpowering; drivingly forceful; urgently requiring attention
rude; sullenly ill humored; gloomy; threatening, as of weather conditions
suspicious or distrustful; wary; cautious
lacking in energy or will; peacefully resistant in response to injustice
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repertoire     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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list of works of music or drama; class of compositions in a genre; range or number of skills
seriousness; solemn and dignified feeling; natural force between two massive bodies
explosion; violent release of energy caused by chemical or nuclear reaction
lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm
length of time something lasts
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serenity     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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wise saying; brief familiar proverb; expression of popular wisdom
anxiety disorder by extreme and irrational fear; dislike
translation, often interpretive; performance of a musical or dramatic work
amount produced; crop; income on investment; energy released by an explosion
calmness of mind; quietness; stillness; peace
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stereotype     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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lawsuit; suit at law; judicial contest; legal proceeding in court
fixed and unvarying representation; conventional and oversimplified conception
mildness; quality of mercy or forgiveness, especially in the assignment of punishment as in a court case
physical or moral strength to resist or withstand illness; enduring strength and energy
state of being found or proved not guilty; judgment of not guilty
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trapping     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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minor dispute; brief quarrel
something that discourages; tending to deter
ray of light; long piece of metal or wood; long piece fixed or movable in structure, machine, or tool
outward decorations; ornamental covering or harness for horse
act or instance that may be used as example in subsequent similar cases
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unseemly     Speak
 
(20)
a.  
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open to doubt; unsettled; questionable; difficult to solve
clever; characterized by keen awareness, sharp intelligence
grossly improper; indecent; in poor taste
excessively self-centered; self-important
easily deceived or cheated; easily tricked because of being too trusting
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