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P/SAT words

Lesson 1 AP Strategies

altruistic unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
ambivalent having contrary fellings or attitudes, uncertain as to the course of action
angular lean, sharp, gaunt
arrogant overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
aversion strong disinclination, disliking
discern to differentiate between two or more things
disdain intense dislike; to treat someone with scorn or contempt
disparage to degrade, to speak of someone or something in a derogatory manner
disparity inequality
embellish to decorate, to make beautiful with ornamentation
engender to cause, produce or create
innocuous harmless
insipid boring and stupid
lament to mourn or to express sorrow in a demonstrative manner
laud to praise
obscure difficult to see, vague
ostentatious showy, pretentious
prodigal wasteful, a person givent to extravagance
repudiate to reject, disown, disavow
reticence restraint is speech, reluctance to speak
revere to honor, to regard with respect
serene calm, placid
subtle delicate, elusive, not obvious
superfluous beyoned what is needed or required
tactiturn quiet, not verbose
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