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Flashcards in SAT VOCAB End of I's to Middle M's Deck (41):
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incisive

sharp (regarding speech)

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incite

to motivate

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incorrigible

incapable of being fixed

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indefatigable

tireless

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indict

to charge; to blame; to accuse

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indignant

outraged

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indolent

lazy

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infinitesimal

extremely small

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inimical

hostile; unfriendly

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inscrutable

mysterious; not easily understood

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insidious

dangerous; awaiting a chance to cause harm

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insolvent

bankrupt; broke

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insularity

narrow-mindedness; stubborn; isolated

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insuperable

unbeatable

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interleaving

arranged in alternate layers

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interminable

never-ending

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intermittent

not continuous

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intractable

stubborn; unwilling to compromise

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intrepid

fearless; larger than life

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inundate

to flood; to submerge

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irascible

easily angered

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irreproachable

perfect; impeccable

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jettison

to throw overboard

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jingoistic

self-centered (usually regarding nations)

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jocular

joking

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laggard

sluggish, slow

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lampoon

to ridicule; to make fun of

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lassitude

weariness; tiredness

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levity

light-mannered; not serious

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listless

indifferent; not interested in anything

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lofty

very high up; haughty/overbearing

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lugubrious

mournful, dark, dismal

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lurid

wild; gruesome; intended to provoke

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machination

plot or scheme (usually political)

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magnamity

quality of being very generous/kind

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magnate

someone who is very powerful

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mawkishness

weak and unpleasant

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mendacity

a lie

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mercenary

only interested in money or self-gain

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mercurial

easily changed (regarding mood/behavior); fickle; weak

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militant

combative; fighting