SAT List 5/14

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SAT List 5/14
2010-05-13 21:30:21
SAT vocab

SAT Vocab list
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  1. Curative
    serving to cure or heal; pertaining to curing or remedial treatment; remedial.
  2. Dearth
    an inadequate supply; scarcity; lack
  3. Debacle
    a general breakup or dispersion; sudden downfall or rout
  4. Debunk
    to expose or excoriate (a claim, assertion, sentiment, etc.) as being pretentious, false, or exaggerated
  5. Deleterious
    injurious to health
  6. Demure
    characterized by shyness and modesty; reserved
  7. Deride
    to laugh at in scorn or contempt; scoff or jeer at; mock
  8. Didactic
    intended for instruction; instructive
  9. Diffidence
    lacking confidence in one's own ability, worth, or fitness; timid; shy
  10. Dilatory
    tending to delay or procrastinate; slow; tardy
  11. Disaffected
    discontented and disloyal, as toward the government or toward authority
  12. Duplicitous
    deceitfulness in speech or conduct; a twofold or double state or quality
  13. Ebullience
    high spirits; exhilaration; exuberance
  14. Eclectic
    selecting or choosing from various sources
  15. Deffusive
    unduly demonstrative; lacking reserve; overflowing
  16. Eminent
    high in station, rank, or repute; prominent; distinguished
  17. Enigma
    a puzzling or inexplicable occurrence or situation
  18. Ephemeral
    lasting a very short time; short-lived; transitory
  19. Erudition
    knowledge acquired by study, research, etc; learning; scholarship
  20. Exacerbate
    to increase the severity, bitterness, or violence of
  21. Extrapolate
    to infer