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Barron s SAT I Basic Word List HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE SAT I 3,500 Basic Word List Word List 1 abase V. abase-­adroit lower; humiliate. Defeated, Queen Zenobia was forced to abase herself before the conquering Romans, who made her march in chains before the emperor in the procession celebrating his triumph. abasement, N. abash abate V. embarrass. He was not at all abashed by her open admiration. subside; decrease, lessen. Rather than leaving immediately, they waited for the N. V. storm to abate. abatement, abbreviate V. shorten. Because we were running out of time, the lecturer had to abbreviate her speech. abdicate V. renounce; give up. When Edward VIII abdicated the British throne to marry the woman he loved, he surprised the entire world. abduction N. kidnapping. The movie Ransom describes the attempts to rescue a multimillionaire's son after the child's abduction by kidnappers. abduct,V. aberrant N. abnormal or deviant. Given the aberrant nature of the data, we doubted the validity N. of the entire experiment. also abet V. aid, usually in doing something wrong; encourage. She was unwilling to abet him in the swindle he had planned. abeyance abhor abject N. suspended action. The deal was held in abeyance until her arrival. detest; hate. She abhorred all forms of bigotry. abhorrence, N. V. ADJ. wretched; lacking pride. On the streets of New York the homeless live in abject poverty, huddling in doorways to find shelter from the wind. abjure ablution V. renounce upon oath. He abjured his allegiance to the king. abjuration, N. N. washing. His daily ablutions were accompanied by loud noises that he humorously SAT http://sat.tiandaoedu.com 1 Barron s SAT I Basic Word List labeled "Opera in the Bath." abnegation N.

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