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psat words 8

eighth list of psat words

to give in, to comply acquiesce
a likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship affinity
irreverent, profane blasphemous
to support or prop buttress
careful to consider consequences, caustious, prudent circumspect
confirmation corroboration
to use up gradually, to lessen in amount or value deplete
ruling oppressivley and absolutely, tyrannical despotic
very thin usually as a result of starvation, wasiting away emaciated
based on observation or experiment and not on theory empirical
not essential or vital extraneous
inactive, plowed but not sowed fallow
of the same kind homogeneous
obvious exaggeration byperbole
indisputable incontrovertible
irritable, easily angered, cranky, cross irascible
using a minimum of words, concise to the point of seeming rude laconic
having a lofty, generous, and courageous spirit magnanimity
overly attentive, like a sycophant, servile obsequious
an increase in number, multiplication proliferation
very principled, very careful and conscientious scrupulous
exalted, noble, uplifting sublime
secret, clandestine, stealthy surreptitious
devotion to the truth veracity
enthusiasm, fervor zeal
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