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Flashcards in SAT Vocabulary List 5 Deck (20):
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Lucid

Easy to understand - comprehensible, clear

Adjectives

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Enigma

A mystery - riddle

Noun

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Diverse

Different; various - contrasting

Adjective

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Maudlin

Wallowing In self-pity - emotional

Adjective

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Desiccate

To dry out - dehydrate

Verb

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Farcical

Absurd; ludicrous - ridiculous

Adjective

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Vibrant

Lively; full of vitality - vivacious

Adjective

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Virulent

Extremely poisonous; full of hate - harmful

Adjective

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Contrite

Admitting or feeling guilty - remorseful

Adjective

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Incessant

Unceasing -- relentless

Adjective

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Labyrinth

A maze - puzzle

Noun

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Loquacious

Talking too much - chatty, verbose

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Repudiate

To reject; disown or renounce - deny deny, refuse

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Superficial

Relating to the surface; shallow - frivolous, trivial

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Primordial

Formed a long time ago; primitive - prehistoric

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Prevaricate

To deviate from the truth - deceive

Verb

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Mellifluous

Sweet sounding or flowing - soothing

Adjective

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Provincial

Limited in outlook; narrow minded - unsophisticated

Adjective

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Contemptuous

Express disdain; showing lack of respect - condescending, disrespectful

Adjective

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Imperceptible

Barely noticeable - undetectable

Adjective