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SAT Vocabulary: Basic Level
abject     Speak
 
(1)
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traditional; conservative in belief; adhering to established faith, especially in religion
shy and reserved; modest
expressing low opinion; disparaging; belittling
tending to take offense with slight cause; oversensitive; requiring special tact or skill in handling
being of the most miserable kind; wretched; lacking pride; brought low in condition or status
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appease     Speak
 
(2)
v.  
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bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
make steady progress; prosper; flourish
close; squeeze or press together; contract
handle (a weapon or tool, for example) with skill and ease. exercise effectively; handle; have power over; rule; manage
drink greedily; flood with water, as for washing
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autopsy     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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wild party involving excessive drinking; unrestrained indulgence; secret rite in the cults of ancient
general pardon granted by government, especially for political offenses
lawsuit; suit at law; judicial contest; legal proceeding in court
right granted by authority; right to vote; business licensed to sell a product in particular area
examination of dead body; post-mortem
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browse     Speak
 
(4)
v.  
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convert code into ordinary language; read with difficulty
scribble or draw aimlessly; waste time
fail completely; sink below the surface of the water
graze; skim or glance at casually
move heavily or clumsily; cut down timber of
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compatible     Speak
 
(5)
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relating to man and the planet earth, physical as opposed to spiritual; experienced in human affairs
like an emperor; related to an empire; ruling over extensive territories
extremely hard; inflexible; stubbornly unyielding
lasting only a short time; fleeting; elusive
harmonious; having similar disposition and tastes
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deranged     Speak
 
(6)
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lasting; surviving; long-suffering; patient
stubbornly wrongheaded; directed away from what is right or good
disordered; especially in mind; crazy; insane
fatigued dulled by surfeit; exhausted; worn out; wearied
notoriously bad; having exceedingly bad reputation
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eerie     Speak
 
(7)
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having qualities of ideal knight; faithful; brave
separated; caused to be unloved
excessively or hypocritically pious; possessing sanctity; sacred; holy; saintly; religious
feeling about to vomit; causing uneasiness
suggestive of the supernatural; mysterious
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gavel     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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gap; interruption in duration or continuity; pause
unthankful; ungrateful; one who rewards favors with enmity
a group of parts that work together to perform given function; appliance or device for particular purpose
hammer-like tool; small mallet used by a presiding officer or a judge
real being; something that exists as a particular and discrete unit; fact of existence
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gourmet     Speak
 
(9)
n.  
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storage place for military equipment; stock of weapons
in time past; long ago; in old time
art or study of using language effectively and persuasively; insincere language
broad comedy; ridiculous parade; foolish show
person with discriminating taste in food and wine
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indicative     Speak
 
(10)
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greedy; eager for; marked by keen interest and enthusiasm
bloody; full by bloodshed and violence
following in time or order; succeeding; later
accepting one's fate; unresisting; patiently submissive; showing hopelessness
suggestive; implying; serving to indicate
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itinerary     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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two or more things occurring at the same time by chance
marked change in appearance, character, condition, or function; major transformation
restraint from eating or drinking; refraining from indulging appetite or desire
plan of trip; guidebook for traveler
door bar; fastening pin or screw; length of fabric
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metaphysical     Speak
 
(12)
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not subject to duty or obligation; not subject to taxation
tending to take offense with slight cause; oversensitive; requiring special tact or skill in handling
not correctable; difficult or impossible to control or manage
by effort to the point of exhaustion, especially physical effort
without material form or substance; based on abstract reasoning; highly abstract or theoretical; supernatural
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onset     Speak
 
(13)
n.  
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dose of liquid; liquid mixture; liquid medicine
temporary relief from harm or discomfort; postponement or cancellation of punishment
quality of being novel; newness; something new and unusual
beginning or early stages; offensive against enemy
ray of light; long piece of metal or wood; long piece fixed or movable in structure, machine, or tool
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phoenix     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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someone seeking revenge; source of harm or ruin; opponent that cannot be beaten or overcome
intense joy or delight; any overpowering emotion
good or just reason; condition or fact of being justified
symbol of immortality or rebirth; bird in Egyptian mythology that lived for 500 years
specialized knowledge; expert skill
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rail     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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focus toward; determine position with reference to another point; locate to face the east
complete; consummate; make perfect
make a firm decision about; find a solution to
combine something into a larger whole; unite
scold; express objections or criticisms in bitter, harsh, or abusive language
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reciprocate     Speak
 
(16)
v.  
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act, feel, or give mutually or in return; move back and forth alternately; be complementary or equivalent
adjust or settle by making mutual concessions; endanger the interests or reputation of
cause to seem small; check natural growth or development of
lay eggs; produce offspring in large numbers
stop something's growth; squeeze tightly between fingers; give a small sharp bite to
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salvage     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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attract by arousing hope or desire
weaken by wearing away base or foundation; injure or impair; dig a mine or tunnel beneath
beg for urgently; make an earnest appeal
save from loss or destruction; rescue of a ship; save for further use
stop considering; end employment or service of; discharge; refuse to accept or recognize
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supple     Speak
 
(18)
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curative; having or exhibiting healing powers; relating to healing art
easily detected; permitting light to pass through freely
childish; relating to infants
flexible; moving and bending with ease
impartial; not supporting one side over another
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underlying     Speak
 
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vigorous; full of health and strength; vigorous
deep; not superficial; far-reaching
queer; amusingly odd; comical
lying under or beneath something; basic; implicit; taking precedence; prior
charming; tending to draw attention or affections
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vindictive     Speak
 
(20)
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systematic; arranged or proceeding in regular, systematic order
essential or necessary for completeness; entire
seek revenge or intended for revenge; showing malicious will
grossly improper; indecent; in poor taste
energetic; vigorously active
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