Word list: Lesson 11

Lesson 11

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SAT Word Skills 2 - Lesson 11

SAT Word Skills 2
incomparable
incomparableadjective

such that comparison is impossible; unsuitable for comparison or lacking features that can be compared

incompatible
incompatibleadjective

not compatible

incompetent
incompetentadjective

not qualified or suited for a purpose

incomplete
incompleteadjective

not having all the necessary parts

incomprehensible
incomprehensibleadjective

unintelligible and impossible to comprehend

incompressible
incompressibleadjective

incapable of being compressed; resisting compression

acrid
acridadjective

strong and sharp

acrimonious
acrimoniousadjective

marked by strong resentment or cynicism

acrimony
acrimonynoun

a rough and bitter manner

indubitable
indubitableadjective

too obvious to be doubted

to induce
to induceverb

cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner

to induct
to inductverb

place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position

inductee
inducteenoun

a person inducted into an organization or social group

peril
perilnoun

a state of danger involving risk

perilous
perilousadjective

fraught with danger

perilousness
perilousnessnoun

the state of being dangerous

to malign
to malignverb

speak unfavorably about

malignant
malignantadjective

dangerous to health; characterized by progressive and uncontrolled growth (especially of a tumor)

to malinger
to malingerverb

avoid responsibilities and duties, e.g., by pretending to be ill

malingerer
malingerernoun

someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity