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 TOEFL Vocabulary in Sentences
The party locked arms with the third force, a regional outfit called the Janata Dal-Secular; the pairing of two parties thus claimed the right to replace the incumbent from them as chief minister.
v. lock arms
join tightly with the arms on each side
n. pairing
an arrangement or match resulting from organizing or forming people or things into pairs
On the campaign trail before a general election, Mr Hariri has clambered atop cars, posed with fans and cuddled up to children in search of the best snap of himself.
n. trail
path through rough country such as a forest or moor
n. snap
a photograph usually taken with a small handheld camera
The pursuit of purity involved vicious factional fights as real Marxists drove out renegades, revisionists and heretics.
v. vicious
deliberately cruel or violent
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Words of Group 7 (Part of words, select list to view all.):
naked
narcotic
narrator
naturalist
naturalistic
naval
navigate
navigation
neat
needy
negate
negative
neglect
negligent
negligible
negotiation
neoclassical
neon
nervous
neuron
neutral
neutralize
neutron
newscast
newsstand
niche
nickel
nicotine
nocturnal
noisy
nomadic
nominate
nominee
nonconformist
nonconformity
nonetheless
nonfiction
nonhuman
nonprofessional
nonsense
nontraditional
nonverbal
nonviolence
norm
normally
nostalgia
notable
notably
notate
notation
notch
note
notorious
notoriously
nourish
nourishing
nourishment
novel
novelty
novice
nowadays
noxious
nuclear
nucleus
null
numerous
nutrient
nutritional
nutritious
oath
obedient
objection
objective
obligated
obligation
obligatory
oblige
obliterate
obscure
obsess
obsessed
obsession
obsolete
obstacle
obstruct
obstruction
obtain
obtainable
obvious
occasional
occasionally
occupant
occupation
occupy
occur
occurrence
octopus
odd
oddly
odds
odor
odorless
offensive
offshore
offspring
olfactory
omit
ongoing
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6   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
abbreviation  Speak
Exercise
n. an amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances
n. the act of adjusting something to match a standard
Exercise
a. furnishing added support
a. functioning in a supporting capacity
Exercise
n. a shortened form of a word or phrase
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
n. the act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery)
abolition  Speak
Exercise
n. a distinct feature or element in a problem
n. the feelings expressed on a person's face
Exercise
n. the act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery)
Exercise
n. an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off
n. erosion by friction
Exercise
a. in keeping
a. conforming to your own liking or feelings or nature
absent  Speak
Exercise
n. a formal organization of people or groups of people
n. a social or business relationship
Exercise
n. a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic
n. a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
Exercise
v. have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices
v. put up with something or somebody unpleasant
Exercise
a. lost in thought; showing preoccupation
a. not being in a specified place
acquainted  Speak
Exercise
n. a tube through which a bullet travels when a gun is fired
n. any of various units of capacity
Exercise
a. having fair knowledge of
Exercise
v. give sanction to
v. judge to be right or commendable; think well of
Exercise
a. lacking taste or flavor or tang
a. smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication
administrative  Speak
Exercise
v. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
v. cause to be alert and energetic
Exercise
a. lacking taste or flavor or tang
a. smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication
Exercise
v. become clear
v. make lighter or brighter
Exercise
a. of or relating to or responsible for administration
admit  Speak
Exercise
n. the act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery)
Exercise
v. serve as a means of entrance
v. declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of
Exercise
n. state of elementary or undifferentiated consciousness
n. having knowledge of
Exercise
a. lacking taste or flavor or tang
a. smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication
afford  Speak
Exercise
v. serve as a means of entrance
v. declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of
Exercise
n. the branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole
Exercise
v. be able to spare or give up
v. be the cause or source of
Exercise
v. become clear
v. make lighter or brighter
aloft  Speak
Exercise
n. the formal act of approving
n. a ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection
Exercise
ad. in the higher atmosphere above the earth
ad. at or on or to the masthead or upper rigging of a ship
Exercise
n. a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic
n. a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
Exercise
n. someone who has insufficient assets to cover their debts
a. financially ruined
amendment  Speak
Exercise
n. the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth
n. an amount determined as payable
Exercise
n. the action of decorating yourself with something colorful and interesting
n. a decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness
Exercise
v. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
v. cause to be alert and energetic
Exercise
n. the act of amending or correcting
n. a statement that is added to or revises or improves a proposal or document (a bill or constitution etc.)
anecdote  Speak
Exercise
n. short account of an incident (especially a biographical one)
Exercise
a. conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual
Exercise
v. become clear
v. make lighter or brighter
Exercise
n. a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections
a. of or relating to antibiotic drugs
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Read [Esc] v. forsake, leave behind
v. leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch


Spelling Word: abandon
Read [Esc] a. speeded up, as of an academic course


Spelling Word: accelerated
Read [Esc] a. of or relating to or responsible for administration


Spelling Word: administrative
Read [Esc] a. characterized by emotion


Spelling Word: affective
Read [Esc] v. exchange people temporarily to fulfill certain jobs and functions
n. someone who takes the place of another person


Spelling Word: alternate
Read [Esc] n. angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object)
n. elevation especially above sea level or above the earth's surface


Spelling Word: altitude
Read [Esc] ad. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct


Spelling Word: approximately
Read [Esc] a. surprising greatly
a. so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm


Spelling Word: astonishing
Read [Esc] v. affect with wonder


Spelling Word: astound
Read [Esc] v. grow or intensify
v. enlarge or increase


Spelling Word: augment