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ETS TOEIC Test RC Vocab D-I

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  1. daily
    of or belonging to or occurring every day
  2. dairy product
    milk and butter and cheese
  3. damage
    the occurrence of a change for the worse
  4. damaged
    harmed or injured or spoiled
  5. daring
    a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy
  6. deadline
    the point in time at which something must be completed
  7. debt
    the state of owing something, especially money
  8. debut
    the act of beginning something new
  9. decision
    a position or opinion reached after consideration
  10. declaration
    a statement that is emphatic and explicit
  11. decline
    grow worse
  12. decoration
    the act of adorning something
  13. decrease
    a change downward
  14. deeply
    to a great depth;far down
  15. defer
    yield to another's wish or opinion
  16. definitely
    without question and beyond doubt
  17. degree
    a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series
  18. delay
    time during which some action is awaited
  19. delete
    cut or eliminate
  20. deliberate
    carefully thought out in advance
  21. delighted
    greatly pleased
  22. delivery
    voluntary transfer of something from one party to another
  23. demand
    request urgently and forcefully
  24. demanding
    requiring more than usually expected or thought due
  25. demolish
    destroy completely
  26. demonstrate
    give an exhibition of to an interested audience
  27. demonstration
    a show or display
  28. department
    a specialized division of a large organization
  29. departure
    the act of leaving
  30. depict
    give a description of
  31. depiction
    representation by drawing, painting, etc.
  32. deposit
    the act of putting something somewhere
  33. describe
    give a statement representing something
  34. description
    the act of depicting something
  35. deserve
    be worthy
  36. design
    the act of working out the form of something
  37. despite
    contemptuous disregard
  38. destructive
    causing damage
  39. detached
    no longer connected or joined
  40. details
    true confidential information
  41. determine
    find out or learn with certainty, as by making an inquiry
  42. developer
    someone who develops real estate
  43. development
    a process in which something passes to a different stage
  44. devise
    arrange by systematic planning and united effort
  45. diet
    the usual food and drink consumed by an organism
  46. dietary
    a regulated daily food allowance
  47. diligently
    in a hard-working manner
  48. dimension
    a construct distinguishing objects or individuals
  49. dine out
    eat at a restaurant or at somebody else's home
  50. direct
    proceeding without interruption
  51. direction
    a line leading to a place or point
  52. directly
    without turning aside from your course
  53. discontinue
    put an end to a state or an activity
  54. discount
    an amount or percentage deducted
  55. dishwasher
    someone who washes dishes
  56. disposable income
    income that is available to you for saving or spending
  57. disrupt
    make a break in
  58. disruption
    an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity
  59. disruptive
    characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination
  60. dissatisfied
    in a state of sulky dissatisfaction
  61. distribute
    give to several people
  62. disturbance
    activity that is a malfunction, intrusion, or interruption
  63. diverse
    distinctly dissimilar or unlike
  64. diversity
    noticeable variety
  65. divider
    a vertical structure that divides or separates
  66. dock
    a landing in a harbor where ships are loaded and unloaded
  67. documentary film
    a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or event
  68. domestic
    of or relating to the home
  69. dominate
    be in control
  70. donate
    give to a charity or good cause
  71. donation
    a voluntary gift made to some worthwhile cause
  72. donor
    a person who makes a gift of money, property, etc.
  73. door-to-door
    direct from point of origin to point of destination
  74. double
    consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs
  75. draft
    a current of air
  76. drainage
    emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it
  77. draw up
    straighten oneself
  78. drawing
    a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines
  79. drop off
    fall or diminish
  80. due
    that which is deserved or owed
  81. dull
    so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
  82. durable
    existing for a long time
  83. dynamic
    characterized by action or forcefulness of personality
  84. eager
    having or showing keen interest or intense desire
  85. eagerly
    with eagerness; in an eager manner
  86. earn
    acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions
  87. easily
    with ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for `easily')
  88. eatery
    a place where people go to have a meal
  89. ecological
    characterized by the interdependence of living organisms
  90. edit
    prepare for publication or presentation by revising
  91. editor
    the person who determines the final content of a text
  92. editorial
    an article giving opinions or perspectives
  93. effective
    producing or capable of producing an intended result
  94. effectively
    in a manner producing an intended result
  95. efficient
    being effective without wasting time, effort, or expense
  96. efficiently
    in a manner that wastes no time or effort
  97. electrician
    a person who installs or repairs electrical or telephone lines
  98. electronically
    by electronic means
  99. electronics
    equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
  100. elevated
    raised above the ground
  101. eliminate
    end, take out, or do away with
  102. elimination
    the act of removing or getting rid of something
  103. elsewhere
    in or to another place
  104. elucidate
    make clear and comprehensible
  105. employ
    put into service
  106. employee
    a worker who is hired to perform a job
  107. enclosed
    closed in or surrounded or included within
  108. enclosure
    a structure consisting of an area that has been confined
  109. encourage
    inspire with confidence
  110. engaging
    attracting or delighting
  111. engineering
    applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
  112. enhance
    increase
  113. enjoyable
    affording satisfaction or pleasure
  114. enlarge
    make bigger
  115. enormous
    extraordinarily large in size or extent or degree
  116. enrollment
    the act of enrolling
  117. ensure
    make certain of
  118. enter
    to come or go into
  119. enterprise
    a purposeful or industrious undertaking
  120. enthusiastic
    having or showing great excitement and interest
  121. entire
    constituting the full quantity or extent; complete
  122. entirely
    to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent
  123. entitled
    qualified for by right according to law
  124. entrepreneur
    someone who organizes a business venture
  125. entry
    the act of going in
  126. environmental
    of or relating to the external conditions or surroundings
  127. equipment
    an instrumentality needed for an undertaking
  128. escapade
    any carefree episode
  129. especially
    to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common
  130. essential
    basic and fundamental
  131. established
    brought about or set up or accepted
  132. establishment
    the act of forming something
  133. estimate
    judge tentatively
  134. ethics
    motivation based on ideas of right and wrong
  135. evaluate
    estimate the nature, quality, ability or significance of
  136. evaluation
    the act of ascertaining or judging the quality of
  137. eventually
    after an unspecified period of time or a long delay
  138. exact
    marked by strict and complete accordance with fact
  139. exactly
    indicating preciseness
  140. examine
    observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect
  141. exceed
    be or do something to a greater degree
  142. excel at
    be good at
  143. except
    prevent from being included or considered or accepted
  144. exceptional
    surpassing what is common or usual or expected
  145. excessive
    beyond normal limits
  146. exclude
    prevent from entering; shut out
  147. exclusively
    without any others being included or involved
  148. executive
    a person responsible for the administration of a business
  149. exhibit
    show; make visible or apparent
  150. exhibition
    the act of displaying or demonstrating
  151. existing
    having being or actuality
  152. expand
    extend in one or more directions
  153. expansively
    in an impressively expansive manner
  154. expedite
    process fast and efficiently
  155. expenditure
    the act of spending money for goods or services
  156. expense
    a financial burden; money that must be paid out
  157. expert
    a person with special knowledge who performs skillfully
  158. expertise
    skillfulness by virtue of possessing special knowledge
  159. expire
    lose validity
  160. explore
    travel to or penetrate into
  161. export
    sell or transfer abroad
  162. exposition
    a collection of things for public display
  163. exposure
    the state of being vulnerable to something
  164. express
    communicate beliefs or opinions
  165. expressively
    with expression; in an expressive manner
  166. extend
    stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope
  167. extendable
    capable of being lengthened
  168. extension
    act of expanding in scope
  169. extensive
    large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity
  170. exterior
    situated in the outdoors or outside of a building
  171. extra
    more than is needed, desired, or required
  172. eye-catching
    seizing the attention
  173. face
    the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin
  174. facilitate
    make easier
  175. facility
    a building or place that provides a particular service
  176. factor
    anything that contributes causally to a result
  177. fairly
    without favoring one party, in a fair evenhanded manner
  178. familiarize
    make knowledgeable about or accustomed to
  179. fast-paced
    of communication that proceeds rapidly
  180. favorably
    showing approval
  181. feature
    a prominent attribute or aspect of something
  182. fee
    a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services
  183. figure
    alternate name for the body of a human being
  184. figure out
    find the solution to or understand the meaning of
  185. file
    record in a public office or in a court of law
  186. filing cabinet
    office furniture consisting of a container for keeping papers in order
  187. fill
    make full, also in a metaphorical sense
  188. filmmaker
    a producer of motion pictures
  189. final
    an exam administered at the end of an academic term
  190. finalize
    put the last touches on
  191. finally
    as the end result of a sequence or process
  192. financial
    involving fiscal matters
  193. firm
    not soft or yielding to pressure
  194. firmly
    with force
  195. fit
    meeting adequate standards for a purpose
  196. fix
    restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
  197. flame
    combustion of materials producing heat and light and smoke
  198. flash
    emit a brief burst of light
  199. flat tire
    a deflated pneumatic tire
  200. flatten
    make flat or flatter
  201. flavor
    the taste experience when a savory condiment is taken into the mouth
  202. flexible
    able to bend easily
  203. flicker
    flash intermittently
  204. flip
    turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse
  205. flooring
    the inside lower horizontal surface
  206. flyer
    an advertisement intended for wide distribution
  207. foam
    a mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid
  208. focus on
    center upon
  209. following
    the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
  210. footprint
    a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface
  211. for the first time
    the initial time
  212. force
    influence that results in motion, stress, etc. when applied
  213. form
    a perceptual structure
  214. formal
    in accord with established conventions and requirements
  215. former
    the first of two or the first mentioned of two
  216. formerly
    at a previous time
  217. formidable
    extremely impressive in strength or excellence
  218. forward
    at or to or toward the front
  219. foundation
    the basis on which something is grounded
  220. foyer
    a large entrance or reception room or area
  221. fragrance
    a pleasingly sweet olfactory property
  222. free of charge
    without payment
  223. frequent
    coming at short intervals or habitually
  224. frequently
    many times at short intervals
  225. fresh
    recently made, produced, or harvested
  226. freshly
    very recently
  227. frustrating
    preventing realization or attainment of a desire
  228. fulfill
    meet a want or need
  229. fully
    to the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely;
  230. fund
    a reserve of money set aside for some purpose
  231. funding
    financial resources provided to make some project possible
  232. further
    to or at a greater extent or degree or a more advanced stage
  233. furthermore
    in addition
  234. fuse
    any igniter used to initiate the burning of a propellant
  235. gain
    obtain
  236. garage
    an outbuilding for housing automobiles
  237. general
    applying to all or most members of a category or group
  238. generalize
    draw from specific cases for broader cases
  239. generally
    usually; as a rule
  240. generate
    bring into existence
  241. geographical
    of or relating to the science of geography
  242. geological
    of or relating to or based on geology
  243. gesture
    motion of hands or body to emphasize a thought or feeling
  244. get worse
    deteriorate in health
  245. give up
    give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat
  246. glaze
    a coating, as for ceramics or metal
  247. global
    involving the entire earth
  248. good
    having desirable or positive qualities
  249. grace
    elegance and beauty of movement or expression
  250. graciously
    in a gracious or graceful manner
  251. graduate
    receive an academic degree upon completion of one's studies
  252. grant
    let have
  253. greatly
    to an extraordinary extent or degree
  254. greet
    express greetings upon meeting someone
  255. grill
    a framework of metal bars used as a partition or a grate
  256. gripping
    capable of arousing and holding the attention
  257. growth
    changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level
  258. guarantee
    an unconditional commitment that something will happen
  259. guru
    a Hindu or Buddhist religious leader and spiritual teacher
  260. half dozen
    denoting a quantity consisting of six items or units
  261. hallway
    an interior passage or corridor onto which rooms open
  262. halt
    cause to stop
  263. handbook
    a concise reference book providing specific information about a subject or location
  264. handiwork
    something that someone has manually made or done
  265. handle
    touch, lift, or hold
  266. hands-on
    involving active participation
  267. handy
    skillful at making things or doing manual tasks
  268. hard copy
    (computer science) matter that is held in a computer and is typed or printed on paper
  269. head
    the upper part of the human body or the body in animals
  270. headquarters
    the main office or administrative center of a business
  271. healthily
    in a levelheaded manner
  272. healthy
    free from infirmity or disease
  273. heated
    made warm or hot (`het' is a dialectal variant of `heated')
  274. hesitate
    pause or hold back in uncertainty or unwillingness
  275. hint
    an indirect suggestion
  276. hire
    engage or hire for work
  277. historic
    belonging to the past
  278. historical
    of or relating to the study of recorded time
  279. hold
    have in one's hands or grip
  280. honor
    a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction
  281. hopeful
    having or manifesting optimism
  282. host
    a person who invites guests to a social event
  283. hotelier
    an owner or manager of lodgings for travelers
  284. household
    a social unit living together in a residence
  285. hub
    central part of a car wheel through which the axle passes
  286. huge
    unusually great in amount or degree or extent or scope
  287. humorous
    characterized by the power to evoke laughter
  288. hybrid
    the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock
  289. hygiene
    a condition promoting sanitary practices
  290. iconic
    relating to a symbolic figure
  291. ideal
    a principle or value that one hopes to attain or conform to
  292. identification
    the act of designating something
  293. identify
    recognize as being
  294. illustrate
    depict with a visual representation
  295. immediate
    directly before or after as in a chain of cause and effect
  296. immediately
    without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening
  297. impact
    the striking of one body against another
  298. imperative
    requiring attention or action
  299. implement
    a piece of equipment or a tool used for a specific purpose
  300. impression
    a vague idea in which some confidence is placed
  301. impressive
    making a strong or vivid mental image
  302. improvement
    the act of making something better
  303. in advance
    ahead of time; in anticipation
  304. in case
    if there happens to be need
  305. in detail
    thoroughly (including all important particulars)
  306. in general
    without distinction of one from others
  307. in place
    in the original or natural place or site
  308. in the meantime
    during the intervening time
  309. in turn
    in proper order or sequence
  310. inaction
    the state of being inactive
  311. inaugurate
    commence officially
  312. include
    have as a part; be made up out of
  313. income
    the amount of money one makes over a period of time
  314. incoming
    arriving at a place or position
  315. inconvenience
    the quality of not being useful
  316. incorporate
    make into a whole or make part of a whole
  317. increase
    a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous
  318. increasingly
    advancing in amount or intensity
  319. incur
    make oneself subject to
  320. indeed
    in truth (often tends to intensify)
  321. indefinite
    vague or not clearly defined or stated
  322. independent
    free from external control and constraint
  323. indicate
    designate a place, direction, person, or thing
  324. individual
    being or characteristic of a single thing or person
  325. ineffectual
    not producing an intended consequence
  326. inexpensive
    relatively low in price or charging low prices
  327. inexpensiveness
    the quality of being affordable
  328. influential
    having or exercising power
  329. inform
    impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
  330. informal
    not in accord with established conventions and requirements
  331. information technology
    the branch of engineering that deals with the use of computers and telecommunications to retrieve and store and transmit information
  332. infrastructure
    the basic features of a system or organization
  333. infrequent
    not occurring regularly or at short intervals
  334. infuse
    fill, as with a certain quality
  335. ingredient
    a component of a mixture or compound
  336. initial
    occurring at the beginning
  337. initiative
    readiness to embark on bold new ventures
  338. innovation
    the act of starting something for the first time
  339. inquire
    conduct an investigation of
  340. inquiry
    an instance of questioning
  341. insight
    clear or deep perception of a situation
  342. inspect
    look over carefully
  343. inspection
    a formal or official examination
  344. inspector
    an investigator who observes carefully
  345. inspiration
    arousal of the mind to unusual activity or creativity
  346. inspirational
    serving to uplift the mind, spirit, or creative powers
  347. install
    set up for use
  348. installation
    the act of setting something up for use
  349. instant
    a very short time
  350. instantly
    without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening
  351. instead
    in place of, or as an alternative to
  352. institute
    set up or lay the groundwork for
  353. institution
    a custom that has been an important feature of some group
  354. instructions
    a manual explaining how to install or operate a device
  355. instructor
    a person whose occupation is teaching
  356. interactive
    capable of influencing each other
  357. interest
    a sense of concern with and curiosity about something
  358. interior
    inside and toward a center
  359. intermediate
    lying between two extremes in time, space, or state
  360. internship
    the position of working for an expert to learn a profession
  361. interrupt
    make a break in
  362. interruption
    an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity
  363. introductory
    serving to open or begin
  364. intuitive
    spontaneously derived from or prompted by a natural tendency
  365. inventory
    a detailed list of all the items in stock
  366. invest
    lay out money or resources in an enterprise
  367. investment
    laying out money or capital in an enterprise
  368. invitation
    a request to be present or take part in something
  369. involve
    contain as a part
  370. involved
    connected by participation or association or use
  371. isolating
    relating to or being a language in which each word typically expresses a distinct idea and part of speech and syntactical relations are determined almost exclusively by word order and particles
  372. issue
    some situation or event that is thought about
  373. item
    a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group
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