Lesson 37

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SAT Word Skills 5 - Lesson 37

SAT Word Skills 5
to impingeverb

advance beyond the usual limit

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to leververb

to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open

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to veerverb

turn sharply; change direction abruptly

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to kneadverb

to form and press dough or wet clay with the hands

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to consortverb

keep company with; hang out with

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to strutverb

to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others

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to misbehave
to misbehaveverb

behave badly

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to cantverb

heel over

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to adduceverb

advance evidence for

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to elapseverb

(of time) to pass by

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to distortverb

to change the shape or condition of something in a way that is no longer clear or natural

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to relapseverb

go back to bad behavior

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to gambolverb

play boisterously

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to sentence
to sentenceverb

to officially state the punishment of someone found guilty in a court of law

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to cossetverb

treat with excessive indulgence

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to enhanceverb

to improve in quality, strength, attractiveness, or value

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to balkverb

to be unwilling to be a part of something or be hesitant towards it, particularly in order to avoid danger

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to cavortverb

play boisterously

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to chafeverb

become or make sore by or as if by rubbing

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