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Lux Education SAT List 16

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Querulous
always complaining
Invidious
arousing envy
Condescend
talk down to
Moratorium
temporary prohibition or halt to activity
Vivify
enliven
Ramble
wander aimlessly
Intransigent
stubborn, unyielding
Ramifications
branches; subdivisions of a complex system
Garrulous
talkative
Garish
Gaudy
Ebullient
very lively, cheerful, jovial, happy
Balk
hinder and prevent; hesitate over
Persnickety
fastidious, fussy
Concise
stated in few words
Banality
ordinariness, dullness
Pernicious
destructive, harmful
Perjury
lying under oath
Stolid
impassive, dull, indifferent
Banal
common, dull
Quirk
oddity
Monotonous
dull, unvarying
Moribund
on the point of death
Conciliate
to bring together, end a dispute
Eccentric
unusual, quirky, odd
Concatenate
link together
Dynamic
lively, vibrant, energetic
Morose
gloomy, bad tempered
Vitriolic
corrosive, strongly attacking
Stoke
add fuel to, strengthen
Volatile
dangerously unstable; evaporates easily
Peripheral
on the edge, not important
Inveterate
habitual
Dubious
doubtful
Stringent
strict or severe
Aversion
a dislike of
Garble
distort, confuse, muddle
Inviolable
cannot be invaded
Concatenation
linking into chains
Vociferous
noisy, loud in speech
Garner
gather, collect
Quarry
1. something that is hunted;2. mine for stone
Intrepid
Brave
Dupe
to fool someone
Strident
loud and harsh
Peripatetic
nomadic, moving from place to place
Gaunt
emaciated, bony and angular
Stratagem
plot, plan, trick
Momentous
very important
Austere
severely plain
Vivacity
liveliness, animation

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