SAT Vocabulary List 4 by cpf16541

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List 4                                                _____/5 Vocab points _____/5 Grammar points
Use each of the following words in a COMPLETE sentence that CLEARLY ILLUSTRATES its
meaning. Also be sure to use it as the indicated part of speech

1. ABEYANCE (noun):              temporary suppression or suspension
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2. BANE (noun):                  something causing death, destruction or ruin
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3. CALLOW (adj):        immature, lacking sophistication
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4. DEBASE (verb):                to degrade or lower in quality or stature
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5. EDIFICE (noun):               building
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6. FACILITATE (verb):            to aid, assist
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7. GARRULOUS (adj):              very talkative
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8. HARROWING (adj):              extremely distressing, terrifying
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9. ILK (noun):                   type or kind
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10. JETTISON (verb):             to cast off, throw overboard
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11. KUDOS (noun):                fame, glory, honor
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12. LACKADAISICAL (adj):         idle, lazy; apathetic, indifferent
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13. MALADROIT (adj):              clumsy, crude
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14. NEFARIOUS (adj):              vicious, evil
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15. OBLIVIOUS (adj):              unaware, inattentive
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16. PALASADE (noun):              fence made up of stakes
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17. QUERULOUS (adj):              inclined to complain, irritable
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18. RAMSHACKLE (adj):   likely to collapse
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19. SALIENT (adj):                prominent, noticeable
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20. TACTILE (adj):                relating to the sense of touch
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21. UNANIMITY (noun):             state of total agreement or unity
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22. VANQUISH (verb):              to conquer, defeat
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23. WARY (adj):                   careful, cautious
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24. ZEPHYR (noun):                gentle breeze
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