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SAT Vocabulary Prep. Week 1. abscond. Verb ( aab skahnd ) To leave quickly in secret Synonyms: slip, sneak, flee The criminal absconded during the night with all his mother’s money. accretion. Noun (uh kree shuhn ) A growth in size, an increase in amount

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Sat vocabulary prep

SAT Vocabulary Prep

Week 1


Abscond

abscond

  • Verb

  • (aabskahnd)

  • To leave quickly in secret

  • Synonyms: slip, sneak, flee

  • The criminal absconded during the night with all his mother’s money.


Accretion

accretion

  • Noun

  • (uh kreeshuhn)

  • A growth in size, an increase in amount

  • Synonyms: buildup, accumulation

  • The committee’s strong fund-raising efforts resulted in an accretion in scholarship money.


Sat vocabulary prep

acme

  • Noun

  • (aakmee)

  • The highest level or degree attainable

  • Synonyms: apex, peak, summit

  • Just when he reached the acme of his power, the dictator was overthrown.


Acuity

acuity

  • Noun

  • (uh kyooih tee)

  • Sharp vision or perception characterized by the ability to resolve fine detail

  • Synonyms: acuteness, sharpness

  • With unusual acuity, she was able to determine that the masterpiece was a fake.


Acumen

acumen

  • Noun

  • (aakyuhmuhn) (uh kyoomuhn)

  • Sharpness of insight, mind, and understanding; shrewd judgment

  • Synonyms: discernment, shrewdness

  • The investor’s financial acumen helped him to select high-yield stocks.


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