SAT Vocab #3

Card Set Information

SAT Vocab #3
2013-09-30 10:46:13
SAT Vocab English

Sat Vocab #3
Show Answers:

  1. Curator
    someone who is in cahrge of a mueseum
  2. Egoist
    someone who is concerned with themselves
  3. Zealot
    someone who is filled wioth zeal/enthusiasm
  4. Malefactor
    evil person
  5. Pacifist
    someone who promotes peace
  6. Mentor
    tutor; provides guidance
  7. Reveler
    someone who engages in merrymaking
  8. Prodigy
    someone with great talent; genius
  9. Stalwart
    loyal supporter
  10. Skinflint
    someone who is overly thrifty with money
  11. Scoundrel
    a disreputable person
  12. Jingoist
    extreme nationalist
  13. Benefactor
    someone who helps others
  14. Glutton
    greedy (eating & drinking)
  15. Virtuoso
    someone with great artistic talent
  16. Hypocrite
    someone who says one thing, but does another
  17. Boor
    someone who is rude/insensitive
  18. Recluse
    someone who leads a secluded/solitary life
  19. Upstart
    someone who rises suddenly from a low position to great success
  20. Seer
    someone who can predict future events
  21. Pragmatist
    someone who is practical
  22. Devotee
    a supporter/enthusiast
  23. Nomad
    someone who wanders
  24. Dilettante
    someone who has superficial interest in a variety of fields
  25. Demagogue
    someone who arouses popular passions and prejudices
  26. Supplicant
    someone who is overly humble
  27. Hedonist
    someone who seeks pleasure/gratification