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SAT Vocabulary: Level 2
allude     Speak
 
(1)
v.  
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free, as from difficulties or perplexities; cause to be emitted or evolved
be placed in or take the room of; replace; make obsolete; make void or useless by superior power
enrage; make furious or mad with anger
frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion
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approbation     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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the capacity of guardian; guardianship; capacity or activity of tutor; instruction or teaching
devaluation; decrease in price or value
grievous loss; particularly, the loss of a relative or friend by death
expression of warm approval; praise
a person who refuses to see the beauty or the value of art or culture.
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brunt     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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rushing stream; flood; heavy downpour
inclination; natural tendency; readiness; facility of learning
a sudden outburst of emotion or action; sudden attack, recurrence, or intensification of a disease
main impact or shock; main burden
act of coming or going out; emergence; right to leave; path or opening for going out
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canvass     Speak
 
(4)
v.  
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explain or describe in detail
stockpile; accumulate for future use
remove or force out from a position of dwelling previously occupied
go backwards;  decline to inferior state; degenerate
determine votes; examine carefully or discuss thoroughly; scrutinize
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convex     Speak
 
(5)
a. or ad.  
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deprived of; lacking; desolate because of loss
excessively abundant or numerous; in widespread existence, practice, or use
extending in scope or effect to a prior time or prior conditions
curving outward; having a surface that bulges outward, as the exterior of a sphere
shining; emitting light, especially emitting self-generated light
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defunct     Speak
 
(6)
a. or ad.  
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in disrepair, run-down; of very poor quality or condition
sharing an edge or boundary; touching; neighboring
dead; no longer in use or existence
rash; moving rapidly and heedlessly; speeding headlong; occurring suddenly
difficult or impossible to understand; difficult or impossible to measure
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embroiled     Speak
 
(7)
a. or ad.  
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throw into confusion; deeply involved, especially in something complicated
expedient;  artful, crafty or cunning; using, displaying, or proceeding from policy
made liquid by heat; glowing red-hot; being in a state of fusion
suffering from indigestion; appearing as if affected by disorder; sickly
marked by sudden and violent force; hasty; impulsive and passionate
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euphoria     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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coarse food for cattle or horses
cheat; one who defrauds or does a practice of defrauding others
limited quantity; small or moderate amount; any small thing
beginning of something; taking in, as by swallowing; the process of receiving within
the feeling of great happiness and well-being, sometimes exaggerated
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forego     Speak
 
(9)
v.  
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speak against; contradict; oppose in words; deny or declare not to be true
combine; mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate
precede; go ahead of; go forward; go on
cut or clip hair; a strip of something; remove by cutting or clipping
settle accounts to pay them off; clear up
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hubris     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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general sense of depression or unease; vague feeling of bodily discomfort, as at the beginning of an illness
separation or division into factions; formal division or split within religious body
excessive pride or self-confidence
fortress; projecting part of fortification; well-fortified position
an abnormal fear of being in narrow or enclosed spaces
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inconsequential     Speak
 
(11)
a. or ad.  
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magnificent and splendid, suggesting abundance and great expense; luxurious
being or existing everywhere; omnipresent
silent or reserved in speech; saying little; not inclined to speak or converse
harmful to living things; injurious to health
insignificant; lacking importance; not following from premises or evidence; illogical
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jabber     Speak
 
(12)
v.  
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talk rapidly, unintelligibly, or idly
emphasize; stress; pronounce with stress or accent; mark with an accent
guess;  infer something without sufficiently conclusive evidence
appropriate, seize, or take for oneself before others; gain possession of by prior right or opportunity
cause to sink or become stuck in; hinder, entrap, or entangle
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munificent     Speak
 
(13)
a. or ad.  
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suitable; appropriate to a purpose; serving to promote your interest
unshakably calm; placid; incapable of being disturbed or disconcerted
very liberal in giving; showing great generosity
not able to be traveled or crossed
modest and reserved in manner or behavior
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pallid     Speak
 
(14)
a. or ad.  
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struck by shock, terror, or amazement
abnormally pale; lacking intensity of color or luminousness
effectively concise; appearing as if wiped or rubbed, as smooth
likely to fail or be inaccurate
full of wishful yearning or longing; sadly thoughtful
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ponderous     Speak
 
(15)
a. or ad.  
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admitting of no doubt or misunderstanding; clear and unambiguous
producing offspring or fruit in great abundance; fertile
requiring sitting; involving little exercise or physical activity; living in one area, not migratory
slow and laborious because of weight; labored and dull
not open to question; obviously true; beyond dispute or doubt
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renown     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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fine thread or fiber; thin wire;  threadlike structure within the light bulb
a very small portion or allowance assigned, whether of food or money
photographic composition combining elements from different sources
reservoir or water tank; a vessel to hold water for household uses
fame; quality of being widely honored and acclaimed
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reticence     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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place of residence of a person or a family
reserve; state or quality of being reluctant; unwillingness
remainder; small part or portion that remains after the central part no longer exists
study of artifacts and relics of early humankind
earthwork or other strong defense; a person who defends
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stupor     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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state of reduced or suspended sensibility; daze; lack of awareness
crude figure or dummy representing a hated person or group; likeness or image, especially of a person
separation or division into factions; formal division or split within religious body
an awkward and stupid person; troublemaker, often violent
heavy substance used to add stability or weight
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tremor     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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brutal deed; atrocious condition, quality, or behavior; monstrousness
shaking or vibrating movement; slight quiver
indefinitely long period of time; age
one that is dishonest or troublemaker, especially an impish youngster
soft wet boggy land; complex or dangerous situation from which it isn't easy to free oneself
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wane     Speak
 
(20)
v.  
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cut away; cut out; remove by or as if by cutting
decrease in size or strength; draw gradually to an end
disown; refuse to acknowledge; reject validity or authority of
cut into small parts; withdraw or exclude from membership, as of a society or body
extinguish; put down forcibly; suppress;  pacify or quiet
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