Word list: Lesson 41

Lesson 41

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SAT Word Skills 2 - Lesson 41

SAT Word Skills 2
to indulge
to indulgeverb

yield (to); give satisfaction to

indulgent
indulgentadjective

characterized by or given to yielding to the wishes of someone

cryptic
crypticadjective

of an obscure nature

cryptogam
cryptogamnoun

formerly recognized taxonomic group including all flowerless and seedless plants that reproduce by means of spores: ferns, mosses, algae, fungi

audible
audibleadjective

heard or perceptible by the ear

auditory
auditoryadjective

of or relating to the process of hearing

cosmic
cosmicadjective

of or from or pertaining to or characteristic of the cosmos or universe

cosmogony
cosmogonynoun

the branch of astrophysics that studies the origin and evolution and structure of the universe

cosmography
cosmographynoun

a representation of the earth or the heavens

cosmology
cosmologynoun

the branch of astrophysics that studies the origin and evolution and structure of the universe

philology
philologynoun

the humanistic study of language and literature

cosmos
cosmosnoun

everything that exists anywhere

philologist
philologistnoun

a humanist specializing in classical scholarship

philosophy
philosophynoun

a particular set of beliefs, values or principles developed in search of the truth about life and the universe

to savor
to savorverb

derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in

savory
savoryadjective

morally wholesome or acceptable

savoriness
savorinessnoun

having an appetizing flavor

nomad
nomadnoun

a member of the community that moves from place to place with their livestock rather than residing in one place

nomadic
nomadicadjective

migratory