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spin-out   Speak
n. a business company that has developed from another organization
scale up   Speak
v. increase the size, amount, or importance of something, usually an organization or process
down the road   Speak
ad. in the future
edge   Speak
n. an advantage over other people
sidestep   Speak
v. avoid (someone or something) by stepping sideways
slog   Speak
n. hard persistent work
hexagonal   Speak
a. having a shape with six straight sides
boron   Speak
n. the chemical element of atomic number 5, a nonmetallic solid
provocative   Speak
v. causing annoyance, anger, or another strong reaction, especially deliberately
contingency   Speak
n. a future event or circumstance which is possible but cannot be predicted with certainty
 5000 TOEFL Vocabulary List
1   Overview:
This TOEFL vocabulary list has 5000 words. It shows definitions and sample sentences for each word. Meanwhile, it offers word status management to help to study and review its words. Besides, each word has matching and spelling interactive online exercises and printable flashcards, and the PDF TOEFL word list.

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TOEFL Vocabulary Cards
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Words of Group 1: (Part of words, select list to view all.)
abbreviation
abnormal
abort
abrasive
absence
absolutely
abstract
accidental
accompany
accomplished
accounting
acid
acidic
actual
acupuncture
adequate
adhere
adhesive
adjunct
admit
adventure
adventurous
adversity
advocate
aerodynamics
affected
affective
aggravate
aggregation
ailment
aircraft
alert
alike
allegation
alliteration
alone
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6   Demonstrate word list style:
candid   Pronounce
a. straightforward; frank; free from prejudice; impartial
In private, I gave them my candid opinion.
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career   Pronounce
n. profession or occupation; individual's work and life roles over their lifespan
The Italian Prime Minister and media tycoon Sylvia Berlusconi bought AC Milan in 1986, and the team's fortunes have mirrored his colorful career in politics.
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caricature   Pronounce
n. a representation that is deliberately exaggerated to produce a comic effect
The caricature he drew yesterday emphasized a personal weakness of the people he burlesqued.
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cause   Pronounce
n. something produces a result; the basis for an action or response; a reason
The main cause is not having enough fluids in your body to keep your core temperature down.
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ceremonial   Pronounce
n. ritual; ceremony or rite
Officials said this first flight was largely ceremonial and that most of the passengers were French diplomats and business leaders.
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chalk   Pronounce
n. soft, earthy substance, of a white, grayish, or yellowish-white color, used as a drawing implement
The teacher wrote on the blackboard with a piece of chalk.
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7   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
aggravate  Speak
Exercise
v. worsen; make worse or more troublesome
Exercise
n. the center around which something rotates; pivot
Exercise
n. volume; something contained; material, including text and images
Exercise
a. unoriginal; derived from another source
aggregation  Speak
Exercise
n. several things grouped together or considered as a whole
Exercise
n. something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action
Exercise
n. something made by people; vessel
Exercise
v. show clearly and deliberately; manifest; confirm; prove
analogy  Speak
Exercise
n. the similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity
Exercise
v. worsen; make worse or more troublesome
Exercise
a. sentimental; emotional; emotionally charged
Exercise
n. something made by people; vessel
anthropology  Speak
Exercise
n. thorough physical examination
Exercise
n. social science that studies origins and social relationships of human beings
Exercise
v. stop; terminate before completion; terminate a pregnancy
Exercise
v. fall apart; fold or collapse; crush together or press into wrinkles
appointment  Speak
Exercise
n. act of putting a person into a non-elective position; arrangement
Exercise
n. ancient times, especially the times preceding the Middle Ages; extreme oldness
Exercise
n. social or moral custom; formal meeting of members, representatives, or delegates; agreement between states
Exercise
n. trade; business; intellectual exchange or social interaction
assorted  Speak
Exercise
a. varied;  consisting of various types mixed together  
Exercise
n. society; a group of people living in the same locality and under the same government
Exercise
n. act of reducing to atoms, or very minute particles
Exercise
n. the center around which something rotates; pivot
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8   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
Read [Esc] a. sticky; glutinous; tending to persist


Spelling Word: adhesive
Read [Esc] a. valiant; venturesome; inclined or willing to incur hazard or engage in adventures


Spelling Word: adventurous
Read [Esc] n. study; investigation; the process of breaking down a substance into its constituent parts


Spelling Word: analysis
Read [Esc] a. tree-dwelling; treelike; living in trees


Spelling Word: arboreal
Read [Esc] n. storage place for military equipment; a stock of weapons


Spelling Word: arsenal
Read [Esc] n. something taken for accepted as true without proof; taking over or taking possession of


Spelling Word: assumption
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