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TOEFL Vocabulary: Basic Level
aircraft     Speak
 
(1)
n.  
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very tall building with many stories
season of growth; season of spring
vehicle that can fly, such as an airplane, helicopter, balloon
established disposition of the mind or character; distinctive dress, especially of a religious order
someone who takes spoils or plunder; one who despoils or strips by force; plunderer
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assumption     Speak
 
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n.  
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stick; a long thin implement made of metal or wood
thin smooth shiny coating; glassy film, as one over the eyes
storm resulting from strong rising air currents; heavy rain or hail along with thunder and lightning
short ax used to chop wood
something taken for accepted as true without proof; taking over or taking possession of
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career     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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profession or occupation; individual’s work and life roles over their lifespan
sound made by a dog; harsh sound uttered by a dog
something given or received as payment as for a service or loss or injury
strong inclination; definite liking
tedium; dullness; state of being a bore, or the tendency to become tiresome and uninteresting
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cosmopolitan     Speak
 
(4)
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undamaged in any way; integrated; whole
sharing an edge or boundary; touching; neighboring
sophisticated; of worldwide scope
two-sided; mutual
weak; lacking firmness
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dependent     Speak
 
(5)
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unalterable; irreversible; impossible to retract or revoke
serious; somber; deeply earnest, serious, and sober
relying on or requiring the aid of another for support
self-indulgent; moral decay
reluctant; disinclined; turned away or backward; unwilling
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elaborate     Speak
 
(6)
v.  
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sink; immerse; put under water
work out with care and detail; develop thoroughly
release; cause the ruin or downfall of; cancel or reverse an action
stop considering; end employment or service of; discharge; refuse to accept or recognize
slip; move usually in an uncontrolled manner; move smoothly along a surface
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encompass     Speak
 
(7)
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submit to an overpowering force; yield to an overwhelming desire; give up or give in
spread out; effuse; issue or emerge in rays or waves
surround; form a circle or ring around; enclose; envelop
twist out of proper or natural relation of parts; misshape; misrepresent
indicate; signify directly; refer to specifically
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financing     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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small kernels of corn exploded by heat
token of remembrance; memento; something of sentimental value
subsidy; transaction that provides funds for a business
technical system of symbols used to represent special things; comment or instruction
travel for the purpose of discovery
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gulp     Speak
 
(9)
v.  
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rise and fall in or as if in waves; shift; vary irregularly
specify or arrange in agreement; express demand in agreement; promise in agreement
soak; make thoroughly wet
represent; demonstrate; depict; clarify, as by use of examples or comparisons
swallow; utter or make a noise, as when swallowing too quickly
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laborer     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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worker; someone who works with their hands
religious image; idol; important and enduring symbol
woolen thread; thread of other material, as of cotton or silk; material spun and prepared for use in weaving
slight but noticeable partiality; line or surface that departs from the vertical
state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes, such as love and hate
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layman     Speak
 
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n.  
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state of being suitable
violent rotating windstorm
taxi; one-horse vehicle for public hire
someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person; generally ignorant person
sense; acuteness; capacity of an organ or organism to respond to stimulation
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mulberry     Speak
 
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n.  
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sweet usually dark purple blackberry-like fruit
union; act of melting together by heat
very tall building with many stories
search without warning; surprise attack by a small armed force
respiration; a single breath
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poster     Speak
 
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n.  
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technique or means; instrument; machine used to perform one or more relatively simple tasks
act of reducing to atoms, or very minute particles
state of misfortune, hardship, or affliction; misfortune
summit; apex; maximum; prime
sign posted in public place as an advertisement
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rear     Speak
 
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side of an object that is opposite its front; hind part; point or area farthest from the front
similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity
tedium; dullness; state of being a bore, or the tendency to become tiresome and uninteresting
something formed in the mind; thought or notion
stick of colored wax or chalk, used for drawing
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rehabilitate     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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restore to proper condition; help to re-adapt, as to former state of health or good repute
search for or explore for mineral deposits or oil
throw away; discard; break down into parts for disposal or salvage
take on; embark on; assume
spot; locate or identify with precision
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rip     Speak
 
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bring about; arouse; inspire; activate
restore to proper condition; help to re-adapt, as to former state of health or good repute
tear or be torn violently; criticize or abuse strongly and violently
save money or resource; cut back; be thrifty
weaken; make thinner or less concentrated by adding a liquid such as water
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span     Speak
 
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worship; regard with feelings of respect or honor
give more force or effectiveness to; strengthen; enhance
stir to anger; give rise to; stir to action or feeling
work or act together toward a common end or purpose
traverse the distance between; cover or extend over an area or time period
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submerged     Speak
 
(18)
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unalterable; irreversible; impossible to retract or revoke
underwater; living in poverty or misery; having been hidden
stately; royal; relating to a monarch
serving or acting as a means or aid; helpful; relating to musical instruments
wanting to get more than one can reasonably get
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unscrupulous     Speak
 
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useful; in good working order
unprincipled; lacking honesty
very thin or transparent; very steep; absolute or pure
under the level of the ground; buried
showing respect for the rights of others; open-minded; showing capacity for endurance
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well-being     Speak
 
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n.  
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welfare; happiness; state of being healthy, happy, or prosperous
tenant; one that occupies a position or place
space between two objects; length of a line, especially the shortest line joining two points or things that are separate
worker; person who works for another in return for financial or other compensation
shortening something by omitting parts of it
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