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Flashcards in SAT Core List 4 Deck (43):
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Abort

To give up half way

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Affinity

Feeling closeness

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Allay

Smooth and ease

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Anesthesia

Loss of sensation

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Archetypal

Common representation or typical example

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Ascertain

Learn

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Benevolent

Generous and doing good deeds

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Boon

Gift or blessing

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Carp

Annoy

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Clairvoyant

Able to see things normal people can't

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Combustion

Burning

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Condone

Pardon or excuse

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Contusion

Bruise or injury

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Copious

Abundant

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Defer

Postpone

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Delineate

Describe or outline

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Derelict

Abandoned and run down

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Despot

Someone with total power or a tyrant

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Disdain

Low esteem

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Divisive

Causing disagreement or fighting

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Emollient

Soothing

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Felicitous

Well suited or appropriate

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Fickle

Always changing character

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Furtive

Secretive

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Heinous

Wicked

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Incontrovertible

Indisputable or cannot be proved wrong

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Indignation

Anger at something unfair

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Infusion

Injecting one substance into another

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Insinuate

To suggest indirectly

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Intrepid

Brave even in danger

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Negligent

Careless

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Officious

Offer help when it's not needed

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Penurious

Miserly

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Pervasive

Spreading everywhere

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Polemic

Aggressive argument against a specific opinion

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Privation

Lacking basic necessities

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Raze

Demolish

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Reservoir

A body of water used to store water

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Ribald

Bad humor

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Surreptitious

Stealthy

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Uncanny

Supernatural

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Veracity

Truthfulness and accuracy

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Wallow

Helplessly rolls around