SAT2

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SAT2
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  1. apprehension
    - fear; discernment; capture
  2. arable
    - fit for growing crops
  3. arbitrary
    - unreasonable or capricious; randomly selected without any reason; based solely on one's unrestricted will or judgment
  4. archaic
    - antiquated
  5. ardor
    - heat; passion; zeal
  6. arid
    - dry; barren
  7. arrogance
    - pride; haughtiness
  8. articulate
    - effective; distinct
  9. artifact
    - object made by human beings; either handmade or mass-produced
  10. artisan
    - manually skilled worker; craftsman, as opposed to artist
  11. ascendancy
    - controlling influence
  12. ascetic
    - practicing self-denial; austere
  13. aspire
    - seek to attain; long for
  14. assuage
    - ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
  15. astute
    - wise; shrewd
  16. atrophy
    - waste away
  17. attentive
    - considerate; thoughtful; paying attention
  18. attribute
    - ascribe; explain
  19. audacious
    - daring; bold
  20. augment
    - increase; add to
  21. austerity
    - sternness; severity; strict economy; lack of luxuries
  22. authentic
    - genuine
  23. authoritarian
    - subordinating the individual to the state; completely dominating another's will
  24. autonomous
    - self-governing
  25. aversion
    - firm dislike
  26. banal
    - hackneyed; commonplace; trite
  27. bane
    - cause of ruin; curse
  28. belie
    - contradict; give a false impression
  29. belittle
    - disparage; make fun of
  30. belligerent
    - quarrelsome
  31. benevolent
    - generous; charitable
  32. benign
    - kindly; favorable; not malignant
  33. bequeath
    - leave to someone by a will; hand down
  34. biased
    - slanted; prejudiced
  35. bland
    - soothing; mild; dull
  36. blasphemy
    - irreverence; sacrilege; cursing
  37. bolster
    - support; reinforce
  38. braggart
    - boastful person
  39. brawn
    - muscular strength; sturdiness
  40. brevity
    - conciseness; briefness
  41. buttress
    - support; prop up
  42. cacophonous
    - discordant; inharmonious
  43. cajole
    influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering
  44. calculated
    - deliberately planned; likely
  45. candor
    - frankness
  46. capricious
    - unpredictable; fickle
  47. caricature
    - distortion; burlesque
  48. censorious
    - critical
  49. censure
    - blame; criticize
  50. certitude
    certainty

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