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Flashcards in SAT Set 4 Deck (30):
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Meticulous

extremely careful and precise

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Candor

open, honesty

3

Inundate

to flood, to overwhelm

4

Cordial

warmly pleasant

5

Appease

to calm, pacify

6

terse

brief

7

Fallow

inactive, not in use

8

Mollify

to calm, comfort

9

Strident

loud, harsh-sounding

10

Aversion

dislike

11

Conviction

a firm belief

12

Rancor

resentment, hostility, spite

13

Surly

rude, unpleasant

14

Erudite

highly educated

15

Saccharine

overly sweet or agreeable

16

Brusque

rudely brief

17

Preclude

prevent, to make impossible

18

Dissonance

disagreement; lack of harmony

19

Distend

to expand, extend

20

Willful

stubborn

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Torpor

inactivity

22

Stagnate

to lie motionless

23

Exasperate

to anger or irritate

24

Instigate

to provoke to action

25

Opaque

impenetrable by light, hard to understand

26

Fitful

irregular; inconsistent

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Circumspection

caution

28

Loathe

to hate, scorn

29

Score

the written form of a piece of music

30

Morose

sad, sorrowful