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Flashcards in SAT Vocab 201 - 230 Deck (30):
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201-Amiable

friendly

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202-Lethargy

laziness, sluggishness, indifference

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203-Trepidation

fear, apprehension

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204-Desecrate

to pollute a holy place

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205-Sycophant

one who sucks up to others

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206-Tenet

a principle held as true

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207-Tenacious

persistent holding to a belief

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208-Furtive

secretive

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209-Supercilious

snobbish; conceited; haughty; patronizing

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210-Verbose

wordy; overly talkative

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211-Hackneyed

lacking significance through being overused; unoriginal (a clich? is a hackneyed expression)

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212-Amass

to accumulate

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213-Vehement

urgent; passionate

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214-Assuage

to soothe; to pacify; to ease the pain of; to relieve

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215-Prodigious

extraordinary; enormous

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216-Torpor

sluggishness; inactivity; apathy

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217-Innocuous

harmless; innocent; safe

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218-Pedestrian

common; ordinary; dull; boring

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219-Subtle

not obvious; able to make fine distinctions; ingenious; crafty

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220-Prudent

careful; having foresight

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221-Retract

to take back; withdraw; pull back

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222-Facilitate

to make easier

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223-Diffident

timid; lacking in self confidence

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224-Nullify

to do away with; invalidate; reverse; to make unimportant

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225-Impetuous

characterized by sudden energy or emotion

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226-Mercurial

quick and changeable in mood

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227-Prerogative

an exclusive right, advantage

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228-Salubrious

promoting health or welfare

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229-Arbiter

one who decides a disputed matter

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230-Anomaly

a deviation from a rule or from expectation, an incongruity; outlier