English 9

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English 9
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English SAT Vocab
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English SAT Vocab
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  1. Audacious
    ambitous/reckless
  2. Bilious
    unpleasant
  3. Blithe
    Happy/oblivious
  4. Bombastic
    overly complicated words for the subject
  5. Brash
    reckless/rash
  6. Cantankerous
    difficult or irratating to deal with
  7. caustic
    Direct sarcasm/corrosive
  8. Colloquial
    unacceptibly informal
  9. Doleful
    full or causing greif
  10. Dour
    Harsh/sour
  11. Dutiful
    motivated by duty
  12. Elegiac
    a poetry verse
  13. Flippant
    lacking respect or seriousness
  14. Gregarious
    social
  15. Macabre
    dealing with death or horror for a subject
  16. Nihilistic
    nothingism
  17. Nostalgic
    hoesick, wanting to return to the old days
  18. Obsequious
    obsesivness
  19. Opprobrious
    somthing that brings disccrase
  20. Panegyric
    formal or elaborate praise
  21. Pedantic
    unimaginative
  22. Penitent
    humble or regregretful sorrow
  23. phlegmatic
    slow responce
  24. Poignat
    pleasuringly stimulant
  25. Politic
    political
  26. Pretentious
    exaderated/ambitous
  27. Prosaic
    Dull unimaginative
  28. punctilious
    a corncern for percisness (perfactionist)
  29. Quaint
    odd
  30. querulous
    habituiosly complaining
  31. Quotidian
    Everday
  32. Ribald
    crude offensive
  33. rancorous
    resentful
  34. raucous
    harsh
  35. saccharine
    sugar/sweet
  36. salacious
    appealing to sexual disires
  37. somber
    gloomy dark
  38. tautological
    redundant
  39. tempestuous
    stormy
  40. Terse
    polished
  41. Tortuous
    winding
  42. truculent
    cruel/distructive
  43. vehement
    powerful
  44. vexed
    debated or discussed at legenth
  45. Viriolic
    sulfuric acid
  46. Wanton
    hard to control
  47. whimsical
    sudden idea or turn of the mind
  48. wistful
    reminacant
  49. wry
    twist
  50. Zany
    one who acts like a buffon to amuse people
  51. zealous
    extreem, demanding

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