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Flashcards in SAT Core List 9 Deck (47):
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Accede

Agree

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Adamant

Immovable and unyielding

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Amicable

Friendly

4

Anthology

Selection of songs or writings

5

Ardor

Extreme vigor, energy, or enthusiasm

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Atone

Repent and make amends

7

Audacious

Excessively bold

8

Calumny

Trying to spoil someone's reputation by spreading lies

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Chide

Disapprove

10

Circumscribed

Marked off boundary or border

11

Coherent

Logically consistent

12

Compunction

Feeling guilty

13

Constrain

Forcibly restrict

14

Coup

Brilliant and unexpected act

15

Covert

Secretly engaged in

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Destitute

Impoverished

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Dubious

Doubtful, uncertain

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Duress

Hardship, threat

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Efface

Wipe out

20

Equivocal

Ambiguous

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Exacerbate

Make more violent

22

Excavate

Dig out of the ground

23

Florid

Flowery

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Forbearance

Patience, tolerance

25

Haughty

Disdainfully proud

26

Immutable

Not changeable

27

Indolent

Lazy

28

Insurgent

Rebel

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Interject

Put in between other things

30

Jubilant

Extreme joy

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Largess

Generous gifting

32

Licentious

Lacking moral or restraint

33

Manifold

Diverse

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Nonchalant

Not concerned

35

Obfuscate

Make hard to understand

36

Ostensible

Seemingly

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Paragon

Perfect example

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Poignant

Deeply moving

39

Presage

Omen

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Prescient

Seeing the future

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Quotidian

Daily

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Refract

Distort

43

Ruminate

Reflect

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Sagacity

Shrewdness

45

Sanctimonious

Giving a hypocritical piety

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Tantamount

Equal in value

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Venerable

Deserves respect