Official: 365 Most Frequently Tested Vocab Words

Official: 365 Most Frequently Tested Vocab Words

 
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  • Cajole - (verb) to deceive or persuade with false pretenses
  • Callous - (verb) make insensitive or callous; deaden feelings or morals
  • Callous - (adj.) emotionally hardened
  • Candid - (adj.) openly straightforward and direct without reserve or secretiveness; informal or natural
  • Cantankerous - (adj.) having a difficult and contrary disposition; stubbornly obstructive and unwilling to cooperate
  • Capitulate - (verb) surrender under agreed conditions
  • Capricious - (adj.) determined by chance or impulse or whim rather than by necessity or reason; changeable
  • Censure - (noun) harsh criticism or disapproval; the state of being excommunicated
  • Censure - (verb) rebuke formally
  • Chagrin - (noun) strong feelings of embarrassment
  • Chagrin - (verb) cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of
  • Charlatan - (noun) a quack or one showing false pretenses
  • Chicanery - (noun) the use of tricks to deceive someone
  • Churlish - (adj.) having a bad disposition; surly; rude and boorish
  • Clairvoyant - (noun) someone who has the power of clairvoyance
  • Clairvoyant - (adj.) foreseeing the future
  • Clemency - (noun) leniency and compassion shown toward offenders of rule or law
  • Coalesce - (verb) fuse or cause to grow together; mix together different elements
  • Cohere - (verb) cause to form a united, orderly, and aesthetically consistent whole; come in close contact
  • Complacent - (adj.) contented to a fault with oneself or one's actions
  • Compress - (verb) squeeze or press together; make more compact by or as if by pressing
  • Compress - (noun) a folded cloth or pad applied so as to press upon a body part
  • Confide - (verb) reveal in private; tell confidentially; confer a trust upon
  • Confound - (verb) mistake one thing for another; be confusing or perplexing to
  • Congeal - (verb) to change from a liquid to solid state
  • Congenial - (adj.) used of plants; suitable to your needs or similar to your nature
  • Contaminant - (noun) a substance that violates the purity of an item
  • Converge - (verb) come together so as to form a single product; move or draw together at a certain location
  • Convivial - (adj.) occupied with or fond of the pleasures of good company
  • Copious - (adj.) large in number or quantity; affording an abundant supply
  • Corroborate - (verb) support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm; establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
  • Corrugated - (adj.) shaped into alternating parallel grooves and ridges
  • Corrupt - (verb) alter from the original
  • Corrupt - (adj.) lacking in integrity
  • Cowardice - (noun) lacking courage
  • Credence - (noun) the attitude that something is believable and should be accepted as true
  • Cryptic - (adj.) having a puzzling terseness; of an obscure nature; having a secret or hidden meaning
  • Cupidity - (noun) greed and strong desire for wealth
  • Cursory - (adj.) hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough

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