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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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blatant: Read
a. Syn. flagrant
flagrant; conspicuously obvious; loudly offensive

blizzard: Read
n.
snowstorm; storm

bluff: Read
n. Syn. deception
pretense of strength; mislead or deceive

blunt: Read
a. Syn. insensitive
having a dull edge or end; not sharp; lacking in feeling; insensitive

bolster: Read
v. Syn. support; reinforce
support or prop up with or as if with a long narrow pillow or cushion

boom: Read
n. Syn. bonanza; prosperity
bonanza; prosperity; prosper; expand; flourish

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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
accuse  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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making severe demands; rigorous; requiring great care, effort, or attention
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having or marked by bends or angles; not straight or aligned; curved
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apart; remote in manner; distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote
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blame; condemn
adorn  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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symbol; sign; distinctive badge, design, or device
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put together or compose from materials gathered from several sources
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contentious speech act; argument
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enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments
alleviate  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part
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find out for certain; discover with certainty; make sure of
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being in an unrefined or natural state; raw; lacking tact or taste; blunt or offensive
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self-indulgent; moral decay
alternative  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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force; coerce; necessitate or pressure by force
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state clearly; make known formally or officially
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fragrance; scent; pleasant characteristic odor, as of a plant, spice, or food
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one of two or more things, ideas or courses of action that may be used; option; choice
bacchanalian  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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self-indulgent; moral decay
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drunken; relating to reveling and drunkenness
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expert at; very skilled; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
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effort made for performance of anything; short literary composition on a single subject
carnage  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments
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drunken; relating to reveling and drunkenness
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extensive landed property; everything you own; all of your assets
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destruction of life; savage and excessive killing of many people
compile  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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put together or compose from materials gathered from several sources
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blame; condemn
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exploit natural surroundings to disguise something; conceal
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bright; brilliant
controversy  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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great flood; heavy downpour; any overflowing of water
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being in an unrefined or natural state; raw; lacking tact or taste; blunt or offensive
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put together or compose from materials gathered from several sources
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contentious speech act; argument
cordial  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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state clearly; make known formally or officially
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occurring or payable every year
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being in an unrefined or natural state; raw; lacking tact or taste; blunt or offensive
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gracious; showing warm and friendliness
dazzling  SpeakSentences and Contexts
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bright; brilliant
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fragrance; scent; pleasant characteristic odor, as of a plant, spice, or food
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lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm
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self-indulgent; moral decay
Interactive Spelling - Check your spelling skill online
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v. Syn. distribute
parcel out in parts or portions; distribute to each individual concerned; assign as a share or lot


Spelling Word: allot
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n.
oval building with tiers of seats from central open space or arena


Spelling Word: amphitheater
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v. Syn. affirm
declare to be true; affirm


Spelling Word: aver
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v.
signal or summon, as by nodding or waving; attract because of inviting or enticing appearance


Spelling Word: beckon
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n. Syn. distortion; burlesque
representation that is deliberately exaggerated to produce a comic effect


Spelling Word: caricature
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v. Syn. cut; hew
hew; cut by striking with a heavy sharp tool, such as an ax


Spelling Word: chop
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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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n.
false belief; mistaken or unfounded opinion


Spelling Word: delusion
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v. Syn. raze; destroy; devastate
raze; destroy; do away with completely; put an end to


Spelling Word: demolish
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v. Syn. decline
become worse; decline


Spelling Word: deteriorate