SAT lesson 9

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SAT lesson 9
2011-06-02 22:23:19
SAT lesson

SAT lesson 9
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  1. ambiguous
    having more that one meaning; unclear, uncertain
  2. amiable
    friendly, sociable, and congenial; civil and urbane
  3. crass
    coarse, crude, and unrefined
  4. discursive
    rambling, moving from one topic to another randomly
  5. docile
    easily managed, obedient, passive
  6. estrange
    to alienate, to separate
  7. exonerate
    to free from blame, obligation, or responsibility; to exculpate
  8. gratuitous
    given freely, unwarranted
  9. hypothesize
    to reach a conclusion based on an assumption or something not proven
  10. indignation
    anger as a result of something unjust
  11. induce
    to bring on or to bring about
  12. intractable
    stubborn, difficult to manage
  13. introspective
    the quality of examining one's own mind or thoughts
  14. lucid
    easily understood, mentally sound
  15. meticulous
    taking great care
  16. misanthrope
    a harter of mankind
  17. munificent
    very generous
  18. plagiarize
    to steal and to use another's writings as one's own
  19. profuse
    extravagantly abundant, flowing freely
  20. recluse
    a person who lives in solitude, a hermit
  21. sated
    satisfied fully, indulged to excess
  22. stupefy
    to dull the senses as to put into a stupor
  23. terse
  24. transient
    quickly passing, fleeting
  25. virtuoso
    one skilled in the fine arts as an accomplished musician, a savant