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Flashcards in SAT Vocab 121-140 Deck (20):
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121-Plausible

believable, worthy of approval

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122-Blasphemy

irreverence; an insult

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123-Apocryphal

of doubtful origin; false

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124-Cryptic

mysterious

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125-Levity

lightness; frivolity; unseriousness

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126-Alleviate

to lessen; to relieve; to make bearable

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127-Innate

existing from birth; inborn; inherent

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128-Nascent

coming into existence; emerging

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129-Voluminous

very large; spacious

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130-Esoteric

hard to understand; peculiar

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131-Extraneous

irrelevant; extra; unimportant

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132-Tedious

boring

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133-Caustic

like acid; corrosive

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134-Exhaustive

thorough, complete

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135-Jeopardy

danger

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136-Digress

to go off the subject

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137-Appease

to soothe; to pacify by giving in

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138-Frivolous

not serious; without merit

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139-Instigate

to provoke; to stir up

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140-Sagacious

wise; sage