Word List 50 Flashcards Preview

SAT Vocab > Word List 50 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Word List 50 Deck (45):
1

Barterer

Trade

2

Divulge

Reveal

3

Facile

Easily accomplished; Ready or fluent; Superficial

4

Garbled

Mixed up; Jumbled; Distorted

5

Gourmet

Connoisseur of food and drink

6

Domicile

Home

7

Spry

Vigorously active; Nimble

8

Brochure

Pamphlet

9

Deciduous

Falling off as of leaves

10

Grudging

Unwilling; Reluctant; Stingy

11

Abstruse

Obscure; Profound; Difficult to understand

12

Proclivity

Inclination; Natural tendency

13

Pacify

Soothe; Make calm or quiet; Subdued

14

Mesmerize

Hypnotize

15

Defile

Pollute; Profane

16

Potentate

Monarch; Sovereign

17

Outwit

Outsmart; Trick

18

Tempo

Speed of music

19

Cohesion

Tendency to keep together

20

Forebears

Ancestors

21

Cavalier

Offhand or casual; Haughty

22

Intrinsic

Essential; Inherent; Built-in

23

Ravel

Fall apart into tangles; Unravel or untwist; Entangle

24

Egress

Exit

25

Predicament

Tricky or dangerous situation; Dilemma

26

Muggy

Warm and damp

27

Nullify

To make invalid

28

Molecule

The smallest particle (one or more atoms) of a substance, having all the properties of that substance

29

Inefficacious

Not effective; Unable to produce a desired result

30

Quandary

Dilemma

31

Flick

Light stroke as with a whip

32

Mincing

Affectedly dainty

33

Potion

Dose (of a liquid)

34

Jaunt

Trip; Short journey

35

Pandemic

Widespread; Affecting the majority of people

36

Cite

Quote; Command

37

Vie

Contend; Compete

38

Cursive

Flowing, running

39

Nonchalance

Indifference; Lack of concern; Composure

40

Irrepressible

Unable to be restrained or held back

41

Coronation

Ceremony of crowning a queen or king

42

Exploit

Deed or action, particularly a brave deed

43

Proximity

Nearness

44

Flit

Fly; Dart lightly; Pass swiftly by

45

Catcall

Shout of disapproval; Boo