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SAT Voc.

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redolent having a pleasant odor; fragrant.
intemperate not temperate; unrestrained; unbridled.
convivial friendly; agreeable: a convivial atmosphere.
inscrutable incapable of being investigated, analyzed, or scrutinized; impenetrable.
toadies an obsequious flatterer; sycophant.
adulation to show excessive admiration or devotion to; flatter or admire servilely.
arable land that can be or is cultivated.
compendious containing the substance of a subject, often an exclusive subject, in a brief form; concise:
wistful characterized by melancholy; longing; yearning.
floridity flowery; excessively ornate; showy
irrepressible incapable of being repressed or restrained; uncontrollable
dalliance a trifling away of time; dawdling
infelicity the quality or state of being unhappy; unhappiness.
boorishness unmannered; crude; insensitive
fastidious excessively particular, critical, or demanding; hard to please
sedulous diligent in application or attention; persevering; assiduous
petulant moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation
treacly contrived or unrestrained sentimentality
consecrated to make (something) an object of honor or veneration
deleterious harmful; injurious
ineffable incapable of being expressed or described in words; inexpressible
presumptive based on presumption or probability
discernment the faculty of discerning; discrimination; acuteness of judgment and understanding
propensity a natural inclination or tendency:
slipshod careless, untidy, or slovenly
effacement to wipe out; do away with; expunge
apolitical not political
subversive tending to subvert or advocating subversion, esp. in an attempt to overthrow or cause the destruction of an established or legally constituted government
agnostic a person who denies or doubts the possibility of ultimate knowledge in some area of study
venality openness to bribery or corruption.
repertory a type of theatrical presentation in which a company presents several works regularly or in alternate sequence in one season
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