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Sorry, But If You're Not 16–18, You Won't Pass This SAT Vocab Test

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  1. What does "abate" mean?

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  2. What does "brusque" mean?

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  3. Which sentence uses "prominence" correctly?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Prominence" means being important or famous.

  4. What does "intrepid" mean?

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  5. Which one means "a harsh verbal attack"?

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  6. Which sentence uses "sonar" correctly?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Sonar" is a system used to detect objects underwater and for measuring the water's depth.

  7. What does "accede" mean?

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  8. Which sentence uses "lumbering" correctly?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Lumbering" means to move in a clumsy and slow way.

  9. Which one means "stern and strict in appearance"?

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  10. Which sentence uses "emblazoned" correctly?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Emblazon" means to conspicuously inscribe a design on something.

  11. What does "mammon" mean?

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  12. What does "verisimilitude" mean?

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