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TOEFL Word List

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.

If you have too many unknown words, or say you cannot complete it in two weeks, you had better give up this TOEFL word list, because it means you possibly missed some basic and high frequency TOEFL words. An easier or more fundamental word list may be more proper to you situation. In the view of either TOEFL test or normal English study, higher frequency words have absolute priority to learn.

Of course, if you decide to stick to the word list, your pace is flexible, although we suggest less than 2 weeks. The word list also has built-in tools for each word, like spelling and match practice, offline cards. They are helpful to study and practice new words.

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deliberate: Read
v. Syn. consider; ponder
consider; think about carefully; weigh

deluge: Read
n. Syn. flood; rush
great flood; heavy downpour; any overflowing of water

demise: Read
n. Syn. death
end of existence or activity; termination

denote: Read
v. Syn. signify; indicate; show
indicate; signify directly; refer to specifically

dense: Read
a. Syn. thick; compact
thick; crowded closely together; compact

deprive: Read
v.
deny; take away

Vocabulary List - View all words by list        
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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
abyss  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
lasting; long-lasting; enduring
Exercise
serious mistake typically caused by ignorance or confusion
Exercise
enormous chasm; vast bottomless pit; any deep, immeasurable space; hell
Exercise
of a person, slightly overweight, somewhat fat and hence soft; rounded and plump
arid  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
come or send forth from a source, used chiefly of intangible thing, as light
Exercise
coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important
Exercise
of a person, slightly overweight, somewhat fat and hence soft; rounded and plump
Exercise
dry; lacking moisture, especially having insufficient rainfall to support trees or plants
aver  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
lasting; long-lasting; enduring
Exercise
declare to be true; affirm
Exercise
praise; commendation; say something to someone that expresses praise
Exercise
brutal deed; atrocious condition, quality, or behavior; monstrousness
beneficial  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
cancel; put an end to; destroy completely
Exercise
introduce; bring up for discussion or debate; announce
Exercise
unearth; dig out; make a hole in; hollow out
bolster  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
support or prop up with or as if with a long narrow pillow or cushion
Exercise
condemn openly; criticize; make known in formal manner
Exercise
support; sustain; carry; have; yield; give birth; hold up or support
Exercise
helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
cautious  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
put together or compose from materials gathered from several sources
Exercise
conservative; careful
Exercise
controvertible; disputable
Exercise
planned or accomplished together; combined
compliment  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
praise; commendation; say something to someone that expresses praise
Exercise
likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand
Exercise
self-indulgent; moral decay
Exercise
force; coerce; necessitate or pressure by force
concerted  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
planned or accomplished together; combined
Exercise
praise; commendation; say something to someone that expresses praise
Exercise
helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
controvertible; disputable
declare  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
lacking responsiveness or alertness; intellectually weak or obtuse
Exercise
likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand
Exercise
state clearly; make known formally or officially
Exercise
trait of being well behaved ; act of punishing ; system of rules of conduct or method of practice
dimension  SpeakSentences and Contexts
Exercise
partner in crime; associate in wrongdoing
Exercise
act of practice of exhorting; act of inciting to laudable deeds; incitement to that which is good; language intended to incite and encourage
Exercise
measure of spatial extent, especially width, height, or length; size; aspect; element
Exercise
cancel; put an end to; destroy completely
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a. Syn. unreal
made by humans; produced rather than natural.


Spelling Word: artificial
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n.
person entitled to benefits or proceeds of an insurance policy or will


Spelling Word: beneficiary
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n. Syn. link; tie; connection
link; connection; uniting force or tie; binding agreement; duty


Spelling Word: bond
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n. Syn. pamphlet
pamphlet; small book usually having paper cover


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a. Syn. cumbersome; unwieldy; clumsy
of large size for its weight


Spelling Word: bulky
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v. Syn. disguise; conceal
exploit natural surroundings to disguise something; conceal


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a.
capable of burning, corroding, dissolving, or eating away by chemical action


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v.
make noise by striking against something; dash noisily together; meet in opposition


Spelling Word: clash
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a. Syn. adhesive; cohesive
adhesive; cohesive; sticking together ; logical; sound; capable of thinking and expressing yourself in a clear and consistent manner


Spelling Word: coherent
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v.
form by an exercise of ingenuity; devise; invent; design


Spelling Word: contrive