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100 SAT Words List (Grades 11-12)

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100 SAT Words List

1. 
What is the definition of abstain?
  1. to go without
  2. to have plenty of
  3. to take out
  4. to refuse
 
2. 
Blighted
  1. lit with helium
  2. filled with water
  3. harmed or destroyed
  4. written down
3. 
The lunar eclipse will                                    the light of the sun.
 
4. 
The smoke from the fire                            the home.
5. 
Haughty
  1. to be unfriendly and remote
  2. being very prideful
  3. to be serious
  4. being extremely nervous
 
6. 
tearful, sad
  1. lachrymose
  2. obstinate
  3. haughtiness
  4. incredulous
7. 
Credulous
  1. alone; lonely
  2. breaks between successive sounds
  3. gullible, eager to believe
  4. resilient; having endurance
 
8. 
The student's backpack was so heavy because he had a                of books in it.
  1. superfluous
  2. plethora
  3. tenacious
  4. gregarious
9. 
Repudiate
  1. related
  2. denial
  3. settlement
  4. accept
 
10. 
Tedium
  1. the feeling of being bored
  2. grave, serious
  3. mixed with
  4. mocking, expressing ridicule
11. 
"Mr. Brooks lived an abstemious way of life." What does abstemious mean?
  1. successful or prosperous
  2. surly
  3. argumentative or ready to fight
  4. moderate and sparingly
 
12. 
               is a synonym for blithe.
  1. dark
  2. admiration
  3. carefree
  4. well-known
13. 
The                            CEO insisted on things going his way, but that's what made him successful.
 
14. 
You need to work on your                              if you want people to understand you.
15. 
relating to twilight
  1. horrific
  2. crepuscular
  3. nocturnal
  4. obfuscate
 
16. 
Which word describes someone who is LACKLUSTER?
  1. not intelligent
  2. exciting
  3. slow
  4. dull
17. 
Unbiased
  1. objective
  2. subjective
  3. reflective
  4. perceptive
 
18. 
Which term means slanted at an angle?
  1. Transverse
  2. Lateralis
  3. Rectus
  4. Oblique
19. 
If you decide you don't want someone to come to your party anymore, you can                 your invitation.
  1. recify
  2. issue
  3. rescind
  4. justify
 
20. 
You'd be well advised to steer clear of Chris because he's got a very short                 .
  1. anger
  2. temper
  3. patience
  4. rage
21. 
Abstruse
  1. hard to understand
  2. difficult; tiresome
  3. distant; reserved
  4. causing horror
 
22. 
If you call someone a BLUNDERBUSS you mean that person is
  1. crazy.
  2. cautious.
  3. clumsy.
  4. creative.
23. 
Choose the answer that best replaces the word(s) in parentheses.
A puppy is likely to (draw back) if an older dog growls and snaps at it.
  1. cringe
  2. acclaim
  3. bite
  4. enrage
 
24. 
Venom is a poisonous substance. Which affix changes it to a word that means "to make poisonous"?
  1. -ous
  2. en-
  3. re-
  4. -ic
25. 
                      : noun – one who lives solely for pleasure.
 
26. 
                    : adjective – brief or terse in speech; using few words.
27. 
Elastic is a very                      material. This makes it great for exercise gear.
 
28. 
A bird's feathers are called its                     .
29. 
A RESIGNATION is a formal statement of submission.
  1. True
  2. False
 
30. 
Tenacious
  1. determined to do something
  2. read or study carefully
  3. wilful
  4. to take away legally
31. 
The President stood at the                    to give his speech.
 
32. 
When you encourage someone or offer support, you                      them.
33. 
The letter to the editor was so                      that I couldn't be certain what the writer had actually intended to say.
 
34. 
The silky, blue,                 curtains provided little shelter from the bright summer sun.
  1. ephemeral
  2. brusque
  3. diaphanous
  4. ascetic
35. 
                means to fall suddenly and go SPLAT.
  1. plummet
  2. skip
  3. alignment
  4. setting
 
36. 
Obliterate
  1. to win
  2. to destroy leaving no traces
  3. to make someone laugh
  4. to become invisible
37. 
After the plane crash, the news was full of family members'                             .
 
38. 
A resolution is a                .



39. 
Which word means uncertain?
  1. rational
  2. savor
  3. smug
  4. tentative
 
40. 
Oblivious
  1. unaware/forgetful
  2. to support/prove
  3. evil intent
  4. obedient
41. 
His message may seem                         , but there is a solid framework of practical ideas underlying the rather pompous language.
 
42. 
The antonym for the word curtail is:
  1. expand
  2. willing
  3. predict
  4. reduce
43. 
Which one would make the best food critic?
  1. engineer
  2. epicure
  3. connoisseur
  4. pundit
 
44. 
               means to pay careful attention to, notice, to be guided by, close attention or consideration.
  1. inflate
  2. oppress
  3. transmit
  4. heed
45. 
                    : noun – strong, satirical writing, usually attacking or ridiculing someone.
 
46. 
You must                          to the terms of a rental contract.
47. 
Tenuous
  1. cowardly
  2. tilted
  3. shaky
  4. determined
 
48. 
deep, clear, continuous sound
  1. observant
  2. resonant
  3. tonal
  4. aesthetic
49. 
Something done or said about someone to show how much they are admired
  1. superior
  2. humanitarian
  3. accolade
  4. mandate
 
50. 
The pursuit of pleasure
  1. buddhism
  2. taoism
  3. hedonism
  4. organism
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