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English Vocabulary - EXAM

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stefaniczala's version from 2016-03-01 20:33

Section 1

Question Answer
assertto declare or claim
arbituarybased on whims or individual preference
indiscreetcareless in speech or action
abateto lessen
itineranttraveling
ardousdifficult
rectitudecorrectness
facilitateto make easier
subsequentfollowing
eriadicateeliminate
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Section 2

Question Answer
solaceto comfort
insidioussly, sneaky
martialwarlike
supplicationearnest plea
avertto prevent or turn away
spurned rejected
invidateuncorrupted
adversaryopponent
vigilantwatchful
inevitablenot avoidable
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Section 3

Question Answer
tyrannyoppression
consolationcomfort
celestialdivine, perfect
impiousirreverent
ravageact of violent destruction
relinquishedgiven up
pretensefalse claim
eloquencewell articulated, persuasive speech
perseverancepersistence
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Section 4

Question Answer
scrupulouscareful, painstaking
obsequious overly obedient, submissive
malleablecapable of being shaped
amiableagreeable, likable
vehementlyemphatically
placidcalm, quiet
reiteratedrepeated
tarporinactive period
fidelityaccuracy
conscientious careful and honest
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Section 5

Question Answer
perpetual constant, unchanging
sublimethat which inspires awe
admonishingmildly warning
manifoldmany different
indubitably without a doubt
integrateunify
sloughouter layer of a snake's skin
perennialrecurring yearly
blithecarefree
occulthidden
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Section 6

Question Answer
convictionbelief
proportionate having a correct relationship between parts, balanced
importedrevealed
manifestplain, clear
predominatinghaving influence
transcendentexcelling, surpassing
benefactorspeople who help others
conspiracysecret plot with a harmful or illegal purpose
aversionintense dislike
integritysound moral principles, honesty
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Section 7

Question Answer
pertinenentto the point, applying to the situation
encumbranceburden, hinderance
imperviousresistant, impenetrable
temporalworldly
superfluousunnecessary
effetesterile, unproductive
incessantlywithout stopping
derisioncontempt
tumultuousstormy, turbulent
etherealnot earthly, spiritual
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Section 8

Question Answer
expedientconvenience, means to an end
pervertedmisdirected, corrupted
posteritygenerations to come
alacritypromptness in responding; eagerness
inherentinborn
insurrectionrebellion; revolt
penitentsorry for doing wrong
effectualproductive, efficient
obstructionblockage; hinderance
impetuousimpulsive
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