Lesson 40

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SAT Word Skills 2 - Lesson 40

SAT Word Skills 2
inarticulate
inarticulateadjective

(of people) unable to express oneself clearly or easily

inaudible
inaudibleadjective

impossible to hear; imperceptible by the ear

inapt
inaptadjective

not elegant or graceful in expression

inauspicious
inauspiciousadjective

not auspicious; boding ill

incessant
incessantadjective

uninterrupted in time and indefinitely long continuing

indomitable
indomitableadjective

impossible to subdue

virulent
virulentadjective

extremely poisonous or injurious; producing venom

virulence
virulencenoun

extreme harmfulness (as the capacity of a microorganism to cause disease)

pamphlet
pamphletnoun

a brief treatise on a subject of interest; published in the form of a booklet

pamphleteer
pamphleteernoun

someone who writes pamphlets, especially one who promotes partisan views on political issues

ample
ampleadjective

more than enough in size or scope or capacity

amplitude
amplitudenoun

(physics) the maximum displacement of a periodic wave

amply
amplyadverb

to an ample degree or in an ample manner

to disclaim
to disclaimverb

make a disclaimer about

to disclose
to discloseverb

make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret

to discolor
to discolorverb

to change color in a way that is less attractive

to disconnect
to disconnectverb

make disconnected, disjoin or unfasten

surreptitious
surreptitiousadjective

marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed

surreptitiously
surreptitiouslyadverb

in a surreptitious manner