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Flashcards in SAT vocab 1 Deck (20):
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Obliterate

To destroy completely

Verb

2

Vernacular

Everyday speech, or slang

Noun

3

Querulous

Grumbling, grumpy

Adj

4

Pugnacious

Eager to fight

Adj

5

Enhance

To intensify, to improve

Verb

6

Glutton

Someone who consumes too much food

Noun

7

Obscure

Dark;unknown

Adj

8

Engender

To create; to cause

Verb

9

Delineate

To describe accurately

Verb

10

Tout

To publicly brag

Verb

11

Extol

To praise highly

Verb

12

Quell

To calm; pacify

Verb

13

Brawn

Muscular strength

Noun

14

Efface

To erase; to rub out

Verb

15

Hinder

To slow, or impede the progress of

Verb

16

Hiatus

Break or vacation

Noun

17

Kindle

To start a fire, unite, arouse

Verb

18

Copious

Abundant plentiful

Adj

19

Artisan

A person who is skillful with their hands

Noun

20

Nefarious

Extreme wickedness

Adj