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Flashcards in SAT Vocab 2 Deck (20):
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Amorous

Feeling loving; especially in a sexual sense

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Decorous

Proper; in good taste

3

Expedite

To speed up the process of

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Idyllic

Naturally peaceful

5

Juxtapose

To place side by side

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Incandescent

Brilliant, giving off heat or light

7

Exasperate

To annoy thoroughly

8

Corroborate

To confirm, to back up with evidence

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Discordant

Lacking harmony or agreement

10

Volatile

Highly unstable, explosive

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Distend

To swell; to expand

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Fecund

Fertile, productive

13

Sage:

A wiseman; to be wise through experience and reflection

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Vacuous

Lacking ideas of intelligence

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Deride

To ridicule

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Assail

To attack with words or force

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Benevolent

Generous, kind

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Scrutinize

To examine very carefully

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Histrionic

Overly dramatic

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Didactic

Intended to teach; morally instructive