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Flashcards in SAT Vocab 7 Deck (25):
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Abhor

To detest,hate,loathe

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Accolade

An award praise

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Ascetic

Self denial, absence, luxury

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Bequeath

To hand down or leave in a will

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Charlatan

An imposter, a quack

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Conflagration

A large fire

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Dearth

A lack of something,scarcity

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Diffidence

Shyness,unassertiveness

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Effervescence

Lively,bubbly,high spirrited

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Ethereal

Heavenly delicate, light

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Expunge

To remove
Erase

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Guile

Deceitfullness
Lying

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Implausible

Not believable

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Incongruity

Disagreement
Incompatible

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Insularity

Narrow minded in opinion

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Morose

Glooming or bad tempered

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Placate

To appease or pacify by giving in

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Poignant

Piercing, incisive, keen

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Provincial

Lacking sophistication

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Reiterate

To repeat

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Spontaneous

Acting on impulse

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Synthesis

Combining parts into whole

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Toxic

Poisonous

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Vigilant

Very alert,watchful

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Voluble

Ability to use words easily, talkative