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Flashcards in SAT Vocab 61 - 80 Deck (20):
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61-Deride

to ridicule, to laugh at comtempuously

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62-Insipid

without interesting qualities; (of food) bland

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63-Austere

unadorned, stern, severely simple

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64-Expedite

to make faster or easier

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65-Expedient

providing immediate advantage

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66-Clandestine

done in secret

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67-Vacillate

to be indecisive; to waver back and forth

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68-Ambivalent

undecided; hot and cold

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69-Conspicuous

standing out, obvious

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70-Anecdote

brief entertaining story (unpublished)

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71-Profound

deep; insightful

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72-Dissent

disagreement

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73-Voluntary

willing; unforced

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74-Oracle

an expert believed to a quasi religious degree

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75-Didactic

instructive; intended to teach

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76-Disparate

different; incompatible

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77-Disparage

to belittle; to speak unkindly

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78-Compliant

yielding; submissive

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79-Prosaic

dull; unimaginative

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80-Florid

flowery or elaborate (speech)