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 TOEFL Vocabulary in Sentences
The revival of Ponte is lumped in with the gentrification taking place in parts of inner-city Johannesburg, where hipsters gather at a market on Sundays to coo over minimalist lampshades.
lump with
v. put someone or something in the same group or category as some other person or thing
hipster
n. a person who follows the latest trends and fashions
Even the celebrated national side is now routinely barracked when it plays at home, so that it has taken to staging its games in provincial towns, where it can hope for a warmer reception than in Rio.
celebrated
a. greatly admired; renowned
routine
a. performed as part of a regular procedure
There is no credible rival for its position as the world’s preeminent innovation hub; but there are signs that the Valley’s influence is peaking.
innovation
n. introduction of something new
 5000 TOEFL Vocabulary List
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Words of Group 2 (Part of words, select list to view all.):
cab
cabal
cabin
cabinetmaker
cadaverous
cadence
calculate
calculation
calculator
calibration
calm
camouflage
campaign
cancel
cancellation
candid
candidate
cannibalism
canopy
canvas
canyon
capability
capable
capacity
capillary
captivity
carapace
carat
carbohydrate
cardiac
cardinal
career
careerism
careful
careless
carelessly
cargo
caricature
carnival
carnivorous
carve
carver
carving
cassette
cast
casting
casual
catalyst
catastrophe
catching
categorize
category
cater
caterpillar
cathedral
cause
caution
cautious
cautiously
cavern
cavity
cease
ceaseless
celebrate
celebrated
celebrity
celestial
cell
census
centenary
centennial
centigrade
ceremonial
ceremony
chafe
chagrin
chalk
chamber
champion
championship
chaos
chaotic
chapel
character
characteristic
characterize
charcoal
charitable
chart
charter
chaste
chat
chateau
check
checkout
checkup
chef
cherish
chili
chill
chilly
chisel
chivalry
choir
choke
chop
choppy
chord
...
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7   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
abnormal  Speak
Exercise
a. happening by chance or unexpectedly or unintentionally
n. a musical notation that makes a note sharp or flat or natural although that is not part of the key signature
Exercise
n. a physicist who studies astronomy
Exercise
n. a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere
a. being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world
Exercise
a. departing from the normal in e.g. intelligence and development
a. much greater than the normal
accidental  Speak
Exercise
v. burn brightly and intensely
v. indicate by marking trees with blazes
Exercise
v. develop buds
n. a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals
Exercise
a. bluntly direct and outspoken but good-natured
n. pretense that your position is stronger than it really is
Exercise
a. happening by chance or unexpectedly or unintentionally
n. a musical notation that makes a note sharp or flat or natural although that is not part of the key signature
aggravating  Speak
Exercise
n. a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere
a. being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world
Exercise
a. making worse
Exercise
a. not easily borne; wearing
Exercise
v. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
v. establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
alien  Speak
Exercise
a. having a capacity for adaptation
Exercise
n. the mental state of being preoccupied by something
n. complete attention; intense mental effort
Exercise
n. a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere
a. being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world
Exercise
v. evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
v. charge (a person or a property) with a payment, such as a tax or a fine
anatomy  Speak
Exercise
n. alternative names for the body of a human being
n. a detailed analysis
Exercise
n. a physicist who studies astronomy
Exercise
a. unceasing
Exercise
v. develop buds
n. a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals
ancestry  Speak
Exercise
a. having a capacity for adaptation
Exercise
n. inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline
n. the descendants of one individual
Exercise
a. related to or dealing with or devoted to archaeology
Exercise
n. a public facility to meet for open discussion
n. a unit consisting of components that have been fitted together
apprentice  Speak
Exercise
v. shape into a block or blocks
n. housing in a large building that is divided into separate units
Exercise
v. burn brightly and intensely
v. indicate by marking trees with blazes
Exercise
a. making worse
Exercise
n. works for an expert to learn a trade
v. be or work as an apprentice
approximately  Speak
Exercise
n. works for an expert to learn a trade
v. be or work as an apprentice
Exercise
v. evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
v. charge (a person or a property) with a payment, such as a tax or a fine
Exercise
n. liveliness and eagerness
Exercise
ad. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
array  Speak
Exercise
n. an orderly arrangement
n. an impressive display
Exercise
n. a particular environment or surrounding influence
n. the atmosphere of an environment
Exercise
v. to gain with effort
Exercise
a. farther along in physical or mental development
a. far along in time
assembly  Speak
Exercise
v. represent falsely
v. be in contradiction with
Exercise
v. support and strengthen
v. prop up with a pillow or bolster
Exercise
n. a public facility to meet for open discussion
n. a unit consisting of components that have been fitted together
Exercise
n. a particular environment or surrounding influence
n. the atmosphere of an environment
8   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
Read [Esc] n. an unfortunate mishap; especially one causing damage or injury
n. anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause


Spelling Word: accident
Read [Esc] n. a substance that unites or bonds surfaces together
a. tending to adhere


Spelling Word: adhesive
Read [Esc] n. a cause of great suffering and distress
n. a state of great suffering and distress due to adversity


Spelling Word: affliction
Read [Esc] a. eagerly desirous
a. causing or fraught with or showing anxiety


Spelling Word: anxious
Read [Esc] n. (Christianity) the taking up of the body and soul of the Virgin Mary when her earthly life had ended
n. a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn


Spelling Word: assumption
Read [Esc] v. create social or emotional ties
v. take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority


Spelling Word: attach
Read [Esc] n. the faculty or power of mental concentration
n. a motionless erect stance with arms at the sides and feet together; assumed by military personnel during drill or review


Spelling Word: attention
Read [Esc] a. furnishing added support
a. functioning in a supporting capacity


Spelling Word: auxiliary
Read [Esc] n. a cord-like tissue connecting two larger parts of an anatomical structure
n. a thin flat strip or loop of flexible material that goes around or over something else, typically to hold it together or as a decoration


Spelling Word: band
Read [Esc] n. any of various edible seeds of plants of the family Leguminosae used for food
n. any of various seeds or fruits that are beans or resemble beans


Spelling Word: bean