SAT Vocabulary Study 26

  1. abase
    to degrade, to humiliate
  2. arrogant
    overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
  3. assent
    to agree or to concur; to given, to yield; agreement
  4. boorish
    rude or insensitive; ill-mannered
  5. conciliate
    to reconcile, to pacify, to renew a friendship
  6. copious
  7. deleterious
    harmful; dangerous; injurious
  8. desolate
    deserted, wihtout inhabitants, barren
  9. flourish
    to thrive, to grow well
  10. inane
    lacking significane, meaning, or point; silly, insipid
  11. jingoist
    an extreme patriot, usually calls for a belligerent foreign policy
  12. penitent
    showing or feeling regret for wrongdoing, repentant
  13. placid
    peace, calm
  14. quiescent
    inactive, dormant
  15. rant
    to rave, to speak in a loud or attacking manner
  16. reproach
    to blame for something; a disgrace
  17. tractable 
    capable of being easily led, taught, or controlled; obedient
  18. vapid
    dull, inane, insipid
  19. virtuoso
    one skilled in the fine arts as an accomplished musician, a savant
  20. voluble
    able to use words easily, fluent and glib
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SAT Vocabulary Study 26