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This TOEFL word list consists of 1600 middle level words, especially focusing on reading test. TOEFL reading is the main section to evaluate vocabulary skill. If you are planning to apply for top universities, or for any reasons you need an excellent score in report, you shouldn’t ignore reading test. This TOEFL word list is collected to help you get a better score from reading test.

Words in the list is mainly for academic reading test. Tutors of ww.examword.com have revised their explanations according to TOEFL test conventions. Considered that TOEFL test takers are ESL (English as Second Language) or EFL (English as Foreign Language), each word includes definitions in 20 languages to assist them to understand its meaning more exactly.

In general, the middle size and middle level TOEFL word list is a job of 2 weeks to learn and review. If you are with strong enough vocabulary skill, you may finish it in one week . This estimation assumes that you already know more than half to 60 percent words in the list. In this circumstance, the word list's main function is to review known words quickly, and meanwhile study some new words.

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deceit: Read
n.
attempt or disposition to deceive or lead into error; any declaration or practice, which misleads another, or causes to believe what is false

decipher: Read
v.
convert code into ordinary language; read with difficulty

declivity: Read
n.
downward slope, as of a hill

decorate: Read
v. Syn. adorn; embellish
adorn; embellish

deem: Read
v.
decide; judge; sentence; condemn

defect: Read
v.
abandon or turn against; cease or change one's loyalty

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Words of List 2 (Part of words, select list to view all.):
facet
facile
facilitate
facility
fade
faint
fake
falter
famine
fancy
fare
fasten
fatal
fatigue
feasible
feat
fee
feeble
feign
felicity
ferocious
fertile
fervent
fickle
fidelity
finance
finite
fitting
flagrant
flaw
flee
flexible
flimsy
flip
florid
fluctuate
foggy
fold
forego
foremost
forestall
forlorn
formative
foul
fragile
fragment
fragrant
frail
framework
fraud
fraudulent
frenetic
frustrate
fugitive
fundamental
fuse
fusion
futile
gainsay
gale
gap
garrulous
gaudy
genial
gentle
genuine
germane
germinate
ghastly
glisten
glitter
glorify
glossy
goad
gorgeous
grab
grace
graphic
grasp
gratuitous
grave
gravity
graze
gregarious
grim
grip
gross
grueling
grumble
guile
gullible
gusto
haggle
hamper
handy
haphazard
harangue
harass
harmony
harness
harsh
hasty
haul
havoc
hazardous
hector
hedonist
heed
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Word Meaning Matching - Test how many words you know
acquiesce  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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active resistance; condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor
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remove water from; dry out; lose water or bodily fluids
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assent; agree without protesting
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put into motion or action; activate
agitate  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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influence or urge by gentle urging or flattering
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cause to move with violence or sudden force; upset; disturb
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persuade or try to persuade by pleading or flattery; move to or adjust toward a desired end
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combination; mixture; forming uniform mixture
anonymous  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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flower; blossom; best time of youth; period of greatest prosperity or productivity
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generous in providing aid to others; charitable
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having no name; having unknown or unacknowledged name
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form by an exercise of ingenuity; devise; invent; design
atone  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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deprive of some right, interest, or property, by a deceitful device
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remove water from; dry out; lose water or bodily fluids
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make amends, as for sin or fault; pay for; turn away from sin
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someone who operates an aircraft
besiege  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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avoid; refuse to use or participate in; stand aloof from
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easily broken; having little elasticity
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oval building with tiers of seats from central open space or arena
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surround with armed forces; harass with requests
brace  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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something which holds anything tightly or supports it firmly, as bandage, cord, or rod;
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surround with armed forces; harass with requests
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obvious remark; overused expression or idea
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awkward; showing lack of skill or aptitude
carnage  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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destruction of life; savage and excessive killing of many people
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put into motion or action; activate
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combination; mixture; forming uniform mixture
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surround with armed forces; harass with requests
cast  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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destruction of life; savage and excessive killing of many people
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make amends, as for sin or fault; pay for; turn away from sin
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assign the roles of; choose at random
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loyalty to a nation, sovereign, or cause; fidelity to any person or thing; devotion
classify  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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someone who operates an aircraft
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of hundredth anniversary; lasting or aged a hundred years
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oval building with tiers of seats from central open space or arena
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declare unavailable, as for security reasons; arrange or order by classes or categories
coax  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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combination; mixture; forming uniform mixture
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dry period; aridity; long period of abnormally low rainfall
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surround with armed forces; harass with requests
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persuade or try to persuade by pleading or flattery; move to or adjust toward a desired end
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v. Syn. cancel; annul
cancel; put an end to; destroy completely


Spelling Word: abolish
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n. Syn. associate
partner in crime; associate in wrongdoing


Spelling Word: accomplice
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a.
easily approachable; warmly friendly


Spelling Word: affable
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a. Syn. mixed; contradictory
mixed; experiencing or expressing opposing or contradictory feelings


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v. Syn. prevent
prevent; turn or cause to turn off or away


Spelling Word: avert
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v.
leave to someone by a will; hand down


Spelling Word: bequeath
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n. Syn. flower; blossom
flower; blossom; best time of youth; period of greatest prosperity or productivity


Spelling Word: bloom
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v.
force; coerce; necessitate or pressure by force


Spelling Word: compel
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a. Syn. succinct; terse
brief and compact; expressing much in few words


Spelling Word: concise
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v. Syn. depart; diverge
turn away from a principle, norm; depart; diverge


Spelling Word: deviate