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strain   Speak
n. a force tending to pull or stretch something to an extreme or damaging degree
slog   Speak
n. a period of difficult or tiring effort
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
 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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Word status is a handy flag to skip known words and focus on new and half-familiar words.

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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:
atrophy   Pronounce
n. wasting away; decrease in size; reduction in the functionality of an organ caused by disease
It confirms earlier research showing a link between brain atrophy and low levels of B12.
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audience   Pronounce
n. a group of people within hearing; crowd seeing a stage performance
You should have a clear idea about who your audience is and how you can exploit your product through the correct platform.
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autonomous   Pronounce
a. self-governing; not controlled by others or by outside forces; independent
Although the University of California at Berkeley is just one part of the state university system, it is autonomous in many ways.
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average   Pronounce
a. typical; mean; achieve or reach on average
Other scientists predict that the average human life span will grow to 130 years.
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aviator   Pronounce
n. someone who operates an aircraft
We did not hear very much about the 'Red Wing' in the United States because the aviator was a Canadian.
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axis   Pronounce
n. the center around which something rotates; pivot
Then Tehran was bracketed, along with its old enemy Iraq, and North Korea, in President Bush's evil axis.
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7   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
acupuncture  Speak
Exercise
n. something formed in mind; thought or notion
Exercise
a. difficult to analyze or understand
Exercise
n. treatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin
Exercise
n. state of being absent; state of being away
adversity  Speak
Exercise
n. state of misfortune, hardship, or affliction; misfortune
Exercise
n. someone who operates an aircraft
Exercise
n. first light of day; first advent or appearance
Exercise
n. a small machine that is used for mathematical calculations
affective  Speak
Exercise
n. a small machine that is used for mathematical calculations
Exercise
a. sentimental; emotional; emotionally charged
Exercise
n. one that is not yet fully developed; sprout
Exercise
v. fall apart; fold or collapse; crush together or press into wrinkles
aircraft  Speak
Exercise
a. sentimental; emotional; emotionally charged
Exercise
n. a vehicle that can fly, such as an airplane, helicopter, balloon
Exercise
n. suggestion without proof that someone has done something wrong
Exercise
n. something formed in mind; thought or notion
allegation  Speak
Exercise
n. suggestion without proof that someone has done something wrong
Exercise
n. tank or pool or bowl filled with water for keeping live fish and underwater animals
Exercise
v. restrain; keep within close bounds; confine
Exercise
a. tasting sour like acid; being or containing an acid
approval  Speak
Exercise
n. tank or pool or bowl filled with water for keeping live fish and underwater animals
Exercise
n. official approbation; endorsement; an act of approving
Exercise
n. shield; defensive covering, as of metal, wood, or leather, worn to protect the body against weapons
Exercise
n. social or moral custom; formal meeting of members, representatives, or delegates; agreement between states
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8   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
Read [Esc] a. theoretical; not concrete; not applied or practical; difficult to understand


Spelling Word: abstract
Read [Esc] n. study of how objects move through the air or water


Spelling Word: aerodynamics
Read [Esc] a. speaking or behaving in an artificial way; emotionally stirred or moved; infected or attacked


Spelling Word: affected
Read [Esc] n. the similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity


Spelling Word: analogy
Read [Esc] v. surprise someone very much; shock


Spelling Word: astonish
Read [Esc] n. sharp projection from fishhook; openly cutting remark


Spelling Word: barb
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