66 SAT Words

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66 SAT Words
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66 most common sat words
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  1. quote as an authority or example
    cite
  2. attempting to regain goodwill through pleasantness
    conciliatory
  3. to give body form to
    embody
  4. having no fixed or regular course
    erratic
  5. being in accordance with rules or standards for right conduct or practice
    ethical
  6. practical
    pragmatic
  7. quality of being brief in duration
    brevity
  8. worthy of great praise or approval
    commenable
  9. majority of opinion among a group
    consensus
  10. boldy resisting authority or an opposing force
    defiant
  11. to represent or characterize in words, pictures, or sculpture
    depict
  12. lacking of equality or similarity
    disparity
  13. to promote growth or development of
    foster
  14. gloomy, having a negative outlook
    pessimistic
  15. persistent or stubborn
    tenacious
  16. anxious or concerned; careful
    solicitous
  17. gloomy or depressing
    somber
  18. planned or executed with great care and attention
    elaborate
  19. think or reflect, to conjecture
    speculate
  20. devoted to or biased in support of a party, group, or cause
    partisan
  21. new, different
    novel
  22. longing for former place or time
    nostalgia
  23. unaffected, unsophisticated
    naive
  24. ridicule
    mock
  25. generous in forgiving
    magnanimous
  26. showing lack of due respect
    irreverent
  27. given to or characterized by excessive indulgence
    intemperate
  28. a habit, mannerism, or characteristic peculiar to an individual
    idiosyncrasy
  29. emphasizing importance of the whole and interdependence of the parts
    holistic
  30. to feel or express sorrow
    lament
  31. very skilled, able, or proficient
    adept
  32. one who acts in support or defense of a person or cause
    advocate
  33. offensive display of self-importance or superiority
    arrogance
  34. a short account of an interestic or humorous , often biographical incident
    anecdote
  35. pertaining to what is considered beautiful or tasteful
    aesthetic
  36. marked with enthusiasm
    zealous
  37. being beyond what is required
    superfluous
  38. admirably suited
    felicitous
  39. worthy of imitation
    exemplary
  40. just and partial
    equitable
  41. containing praise
    laudatory
  42. ordinary
    mundane
  43. an error in the order of time
    anachronism
  44. an expression of strong disapproval
    censure
  45. cleansing
    cathartic
  46. flowery
    florid
  47. incapable of being expressed
    ineffable
  48. performed with haste
    cursory
  49. to make clear or plain
    elucidate
  50. vividly or movingly expressive
    eloquent
  51. to speak of or tread with contempt
    deride
  52. combining elements from a variety of sources
    eclectic
  53. rude or clumsy behavior
    boorishness
  54. complete in every respect
    consummate
  55. anxious or fearful about the future
    apprehensive
  56. cheerfully optimistic
    sanguine
  57. using language for persuasiveness and effectiveness only
    rhetorical
  58. stubborn
    obstinate
  59. to prove to be false
    refute
  60. commonplace
    prosaic
  61. to put down forcefully
    quell
  62. infamous by way of being wicked
    nefarious
  63. easily understood
    lucid
  64. to clear of accusation
    vindicate
  65. to regard with respect
    venerate
  66. constant, unremitting
    assiduous

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