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Flashcards in SAT Vocab 9 Deck (20):
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Lassitude

Weariness of body or mind, lack of energy

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Garrulous

Very talkative

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Myriad

A large indefinite number

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Noxious

Harmful; poisonous; lethal

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A cost

To confront verbally or physically

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Beatific

Causing bliss or joy

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Nuance

A subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude

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Quagmire

A difficult situation

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Somber

Dark, gloomy; depressed or melancholy in spirit

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Unawares

Suddenly and unexpectedly

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Suffrage

The right to vote

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Cloister

Seclude from the world in or as if in a cloister

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Docile

Easily handled or managed

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Surfeit

The state of being more than full

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Incongruous

Incompatible; unsuitable for the situation

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Aloof

Reserved, distant

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Harrowing

Extremely distressing; disturbing or frightening

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Chronic

Constant, habitual, recurring

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Accentuate

To emphasize

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Vacillation

Indecision in speech or action