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Flashcards in SAT 4 Vocab Deck (25):
1

Ample

Abundant, plentiful

2

Audacious

Bold, daring, fearless

3

Balk

To refuse, shirk; prevent

4

Bellow

To roar, shout

5

Congruity

Correspondence, harmony, agreement

6

Expiate

To atone for, make amends for

7

Interpolate

To insert change by adding new words or material

8

Philistine

Narrow minded person, one lacking appreciation for art

9

Pilfer

To steal

10

Pique

Fleeting, feeling of hurt pride

11

Pluck

To pull strings on a musical instrument; to remove the feathers from the bird

12

Pulchritude

Beauty

13

Sheepish

Timid, meek, or bashful

14

Sinecure

Well-paying job or office that requires little or no work

15

Stratify

To arrange into layers

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Subtle

Hard to detect or describe; perceptive

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Tenable

Defensive; reasonable

18

Trite

Shallow, superficial

19

Truncate

To cut off shorten by cutting

20

Vapid

Tasteless, dull

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Veracity

Accuracy, truth

22

Verbatim

Word for word

23

Vex

To irritate, annoy: confuse, puzzle

24

Winsome

Charming, happily, engaging

25

Abject

Miserable, pitiful