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Flashcards in SAT Vocab 7 Deck (20):
1

Cerebral

Of or relating to the brain; appealing to or requiring the use of intellect; intellectual

2

Austere

Stern, as in matter; without excess common unadorned common severely simple and plain

3

Accolade

An expression of approval or respect for special merit; an award

4

Cacophony

And loud harsh or strident noise

5

Oust

To remove, drive out of a position or place

6

Impede

To abstract or interfere with; to delay; to be a hindrance to

7

Veritable

Unquestionable; true

8

Queue

(n.) A line of people waiting for something

(v.) to form such a line

9

Temerity

Recklessness; a foolish disregard of danger

10

Verbatim

Word for word; exactly as written or spoken

11

Fraught

Teeming with; Full; causing emotional distress

12

Ornate

Excessively decorated

13

Concurrently

Occurring or operating at the same time

14

Incommodious

Lacking space; uncomfortable

15

Noisome

Offensive or disgusting; foul smelling; harmful or injurious

16

Trepidation

A feeling of alarm or dread

17

Wane

To loose strength, power, or size

18

Torrid

Parched w heat; ardent or passionate

19

Askew

Awry, lopsided, cockeyed, crooked

20

Evade

To elude or avoid by cunning; to flee from a pursuer