Flashcards in SAT Vocabs #351-400 Deck (50)
To come as a gain; to increase.
A surrounding substance within which something else originates or is contained.
Hardy, frugal and highly disciplined; not lavish or luxurious.
The worst part; the sediment in a liquid.
To puzzle, confuse, or bewilder.
An unpleasant task or duty; a burden or obligation.
The promotion of rebellion against the government.
One who rebels; a nonconformist; an individualist.
To rip, cut, or tear; to cause deep emotional pain.
Boring; tiresome; monotonous.
One with refined tastes, esp. in food and wine.
To bring down in tone; to moderate; to soften.
To offer in response.
A connoisseur of food and drink.
To deceive or conceal; to hide one's motives; to simulate.
Thoroughly wet, drenched.
To struggle with something; to grip and hold.
Heavy; big and strong, muscular; of considerable size or amount.
Something that serves as an indicator or leader of future trends.
A feeling of uneasiness caused by a sense of guilt.
A strong wind.
To lessen pain or distress.
Adjoining; next to.
Characterized by festivity.
A festive occasion, esp. a lavish social event.
To resolve (arguments or disputes) by working with the conflicting parties.