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ETS TOEIC Test RC Vocab J-Q

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  1. journal
    a daily written record of experiences and observations
  2. journalism
    the profession of reporting or editing news stories
  3. jump off
    jump down from an elevated point
  4. justification
    the act of defending or explaining by reasoning
  5. justify
    show to be right by providing proof
  6. kick off
    commence officially
  7. kitchen appliance
    a home appliance used in preparing food
  8. knowledge
    the result of perception, learning, and reasoning
  9. knowledgeable
    alert and fully informed
  10. laboriously
    in a laborious manner
  11. lair
    the place where a wild animal lives
  12. landmark
    a prominent or well-known object in a particular place
  13. lane
    a narrow way or road
  14. laptop
    a portable computer
  15. last
    coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining
  16. latch
    catch for fastening a door or gate
  17. late
    at or toward an end or late period or stage of development
  18. lately
    in the recent past
  19. later
    happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
  20. latest
    up to the immediate present; most recent or most up-to-date
  21. launch
    propel with force
  22. lawn
    a field of cultivated and mowed grass
  23. lawn bowling
    a bowling game played on a level lawn with biased wooden balls that are rolled at a jack
  24. leading
    going or proceeding or going in advance; showing the way
  25. lease
    a contract granting use or occupation of property
  26. leave off
    prevent from being included or considered or accepted
  27. lecturer
    a public educator at certain universities
  28. legendary
    so celebrated as to having taken on the nature of a myth
  29. lengthen
    make longer
  30. less
    a quantifier meaning not as great in amount or degree
  31. let in
    allow to enter; grant entry to
  32. license
    a legal document giving official permission to do something
  33. light
    electromagnetic radiation that can produce visual sensation
  34. light-duty
    not designed for heavy work
  35. lightbulb
    electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity
  36. limit
    as far as something can go
  37. limitation
    an act of restricting (as by regulation)
  38. limited
    subject to restrictions or constraints
  39. line
    a length between two points
  40. linger
    remain present although waning or gradually dying
  41. link
    connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
  42. load
    weight to be borne or conveyed
  43. local
    of or belonging to or characteristic of a particular area
  44. locate
    determine the place of by searching or examining
  45. located
    situated in a particular spot or position
  46. location
    the act of putting something in a certain place
  47. lock
    a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
  48. lodge
    a rustic house used as a temporary shelter
  49. lodging
    structures collectively in which people are housed
  50. long-term
    relating to or extending over a relatively long time
  51. long-lasting
    existing for a long time
  52. loss
    the act of losing someone or something
  53. mail
    the bags of letters and packages that are transported by the postal service
  54. maintain
    keep in a certain state, position, or activity
  55. maintenance
    activity involved in keeping something in good working order
  56. make sense
    be reasonable or logical or comprehensible
  57. manage
    be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
  58. management
    the act of controlling something
  59. mandatory
    required by rule
  60. manual
    of or relating to the hands
  61. manufacturer
    someone who constructs or produces something
  62. manuscript
    the form of a literary work submitted for publication
  63. market
    a store where groceries are sold
  64. marvel
    be amazed at
  65. massive
    containing a great quantity of matter
  66. master
    a person who has authority over others
  67. masthead
    a staff list printed in a newspaper or magazine
  68. match
    a formal contest in which people or teams compete
  69. material
    the substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
  70. mayor
    the head of a city government
  71. meaningful
    having a purpose
  72. means
    how a result is obtained or an end is achieved
  73. meanwhile
    at the same time but in another place
  74. medieval
    relating to or belonging to the Middle Ages
  75. membership
    the state of being one of the persons in a social group
  76. membership card
    a card certifying membership in an organization
  77. memorable
    worth remembering
  78. mention
    make reference to
  79. message
    a communication that is written or spoken or signaled
  80. middle class
    a socioeconomic group that is neither wealthy nor poor
  81. migrate
    move from one country or region to another and settle there
  82. mindset
    an attitude determining how you will respond to situations
  83. minimally
    to a minimal degree
  84. minimize
    make small or insignificant
  85. minor
    inferior in number or size or amount
  86. missing
    not able to be found
  87. mission
    an operation that is assigned by a higher headquarters
  88. mob
    a disorderly crowd of people
  89. moist
    slightly wet
  90. mold
    the distinctive form in which a thing is made
  91. monitor
    someone who observes to ensure fairness or prevent mistakes
  92. mostly
    in large part; mainly or chiefly
  93. motion
    the act of changing location from one place to another
  94. motivate
    give an incentive for action
  95. motorway
    a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
  96. mover
    someone who moves
  97. multicolored
    having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly
  98. multinational
    involving or operating in several countries
  99. multiple
    having or involving more than one part or entity
  100. name
    a language unit by which a person or thing is known
  101. narrate
    provide commentary for a film, for example
  102. nationwide
    occurring or extending throughout a country or nation
  103. natural
    relating to or concerning the physical world
  104. nearby
    not far away in relative terms
  105. nearly
    slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but
  106. neighboring
    having a common boundary or edge; abutting; touching
  107. net sales
    gross sales reduced by customer discounts, returns, freight out, and allowances
  108. neutral
    having no personal preference
  109. newly
    very recently
  110. no longer
    not now
  111. nomination
    the act of officially naming a candidate
  112. nonprofit
    not commercially or financially motivated
  113. normally
    under normal conditions
  114. northern
    situated in or oriented toward the north
  115. nostalgia
    a longing for something past
  116. note
    a brief written record
  117. notice
    the act of paying attention
  118. notify
    inform somebody of something
  119. novice
    someone new to a field or activity
  120. nutty
    having the flavor of nuts
  121. objection
    the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest
  122. observe
    watch attentively
  123. obstacle
    something that stands in the way and must be surmounted
  124. obtain
    come into possession of
  125. occasional
    occurring from time to time
  126. occasionally
    now and then or here and there
  127. occur
    come to pass
  128. offer
    present for acceptance or rejection
  129. offering
    something put forward for acceptance
  130. office furniture
    furniture intended for use in an office
  131. official
    of or relating to a place of business
  132. offset
    a compensating equivalent
  133. on
    in a state required for something to function or be effective
  134. on the go
    (of a person) very busy and active
  135. on time
    at the expected time
  136. on-site
    taking place or located at the site
  137. once
    on one occasion
  138. one-on-one
    directly between two individuals
  139. opening
    an open or empty space in or between things
  140. openly
    in an open way
  141. operation
    process or manner of functioning
  142. operator
    an agent that operates some apparatus or machine
  143. opportunity
    a possibility from a favorable combination of circumstances
  144. optimistic
    hopeful that the best will happen in the future
  145. option
    one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
  146. optional
    possible but not necessary; left to personal choice
  147. orchard
    a small cultivated area where fruit trees are planted
  148. order
    logical arrangement of different elements
  149. order form
    a form to use when placing an order
  150. orderly
    neat or organized
  151. organization
    a methodical and orderly manner or approach
  152. organize
    arrange by systematic planning and united effort
  153. original
    preceding all others in time
  154. originally
    with reference to the origin or beginning
  155. otherwise
    in another and different manner
  156. out of stock
    not available for sale or use
  157. outcome
    something that results
  158. outlet
    an opening that permits escape or release
  159. overall
    involving only main features
  160. overcome
    win a victory over
  161. overhaul
    make repairs, renovations, revisions or adjustments to
  162. overlook
    have a view of something from above
  163. overnight
    during or for the length of one night
  164. oversee
    watch and direct
  165. oversight
    an unintentional omission from failure to notice something
  166. overuse
    make use of too often or too extensively
  167. pack
    a convenient package or parcel (as of cigarettes or film)
  168. package
    a wrapped container
  169. padding
    artifact consisting of soft or resilient material used to fill or give shape or protect or add comfort
  170. panel
    sheet that forms a distinct section of something
  171. paperwork
    work that involves handling papers: forms or letters or reports etc.
  172. partially
    in some degree; not wholly
  173. participant
    someone who is involved in an activity
  174. participate
    be involved in
  175. participation
    the act of sharing in the activities of a group
  176. participatory
    affording the opportunity for individual involvement
  177. partner
    a person who is a member of a cooperative relationship
  178. partnership
    a cooperative relationship between people or groups
  179. party
    an occasion on which people gather to socialize and have fun
  180. pass
    go across or through
  181. pass by
    move past
  182. pastry
    any of various baked foods made of dough or batter
  183. patient
    enduring trying circumstances with even temper
  184. patronage
    the business given to an establishment by its customers
  185. pavilion
    a large and often sumptuous tent
  186. pay off
    eliminate by paying off (debts)
  187. payment
    the act of giving money in exchange for something
  188. payroll
    a list of employees and their salaries
  189. perform
    get done
  190. performance
    the act of doing something successfully
  191. periodic
    happening or recurring at regular intervals
  192. perk
    an incidental benefit awarded for certain types of employment (especially if it is regarded as a right)
  193. permanent
    continuing or enduring without marked change in status
  194. permission
    approval to do something
  195. permit
    allow the presence of or allow without opposing
  196. personally
    by means of one's own action or presence
  197. personnel
    group of people willing to obey orders
  198. perspective
    a way of regarding situations or topics
  199. persuade
    cause somebody to adopt a certain position or belief
  200. persuasive
    intended or having the power to induce action or belief
  201. petrochemical
    any compound obtained from petroleum or natural gas
  202. pharmaceutical
    relating to preparing and dispensing drugs and medicines
  203. philosophy
    the rational investigation of existence and knowledge
  204. pick
    look for and gather
  205. pick up
    take and lift upward
  206. pickup
    the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places
  207. pier
    a platform built out from the shore into the water
  208. pillowcase
    bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow
  209. platform
    a raised horizontal surface
  210. playground
    an area where many people go for recreation
  211. pleasing
    giving pleasure and satisfaction
  212. plumbing
    utility consisting of the pipes and fixtures for the distribution of water or gas in a building and for the disposal of sewage
  213. poetry
    literature in metrical form
  214. policy
    a plan of action adopted by an individual or social group
  215. population
    the people who inhabit a territory or state
  216. porthole
    a window in a ship or airplane
  217. portrait
    any likeness of a person, in any medium
  218. position
    the particular part of space occupied by something
  219. positive
    characterized by or displaying affirmation or acceptance
  220. post
    piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position
  221. postpone
    hold back to a later time
  222. pot
    metal or earthenware cooking vessel that is usually round and deep; often has a handle and lid
  223. potential
    existing in possibility
  224. pottery
    objects made from clay and baked in a kiln
  225. predictable
    capable of being foretold
  226. prediction
    a statement made about the future
  227. preference
    the right or chance to choose
  228. preferred
    more desirable than another
  229. preliminary
    preceding or in preparation for something more important
  230. premise
    a statement that is held to be true
  231. preparation
    setting in order in advance some act or purpose
  232. prepay
    pay for something before receiving it
  233. prerequisite
    something that is needed or obligatory in advance
  234. present
    happening or existing now
  235. presentation
    the act of formally giving something, as a prize
  236. president
    the leader of a republic or democracy
  237. press release
    an announcement for news or an event sent to a media outlet
  238. prestige
    a high standing achieved through success or influence
  239. prestigious
    having an excellent reputation; respected
  240. prevent
    keep from happening or arising; make impossible
  241. preview
    a preliminary introduction to or inspection of something
  242. previous
    just preceding something else in time or order
  243. pricing
    the evaluation of something in terms of its price
  244. primarily
    for the most part
  245. primary
    of first rank or importance or value
  246. principle
    a basic generalization that is accepted as true
  247. private
    confined to particular persons or groups
  248. problematic
    making great mental demands
  249. procedure
    a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
  250. proceed
    move ahead; travel onward in time or space
  251. proceeds
    the income or profit arising from a transaction
  252. process
    a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
  253. production
    the act or process of making something
  254. professional
    of or relating to or suitable as an occupation
  255. profitability
    the quality of affording gain or benefit or profit
  256. projector
    an optical device for projecting a beam of light
  257. prominent
    conspicuous in position or importance
  258. promising
    likely to have a successful outcome or positive results
  259. promote
    assign to a higher position
  260. promotion
    the act of raising in rank or position
  261. promotional
    of or relating to serving as publicity
  262. prompt
    according to schedule or without delay
  263. pronounce
    speak or utter in a certain way
  264. proof
    any evidence that helps to establish the truth of something
  265. proper
    marked by suitability or rightness or appropriateness
  266. properly
    in the right manner
  267. property
    something owned
  268. proposal
    the act of making a suggestion
  269. propose
    present for consideration, examination, or criticism
  270. proprietor
    someone who owns a business
  271. prospective
    of or concerned with or related to the future
  272. protection
    the activity of shielding someone or something
  273. provide
    give something useful or necessary to
  274. public
    not private
  275. public relations
    a promotion intended to create goodwill for a person or institution
  276. public speaking
    delivering an address to a public audience
  277. publication
    the act of issuing printed materials
  278. publicist
    someone who publicizes
  279. publicity
    a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea
  280. publish
    prepare and issue for public distribution or sale
  281. publishing
    the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution
  282. punch card
    a card on which data can be recorded in the form of punched holes
  283. purchase
    acquire by means of a financial transaction
  284. purchase order
    a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and providing specifications and quantities
  285. purse
    a container used for carrying money and small personal items
  286. put in
    break into a conversation
  287. qualified
    meeting the proper standards and requirements for a task
  288. qualify
    prove capable or fit; meet requirements
  289. quality
    an essential and distinguishing attribute of something
  290. quantity
    how much there is or how many there are of something
  291. quarter
    one of four equal parts
  292. questionnaire
    a form with a set of queries to gain statistical information
  293. quietly
    with low volume
  294. quote
    repeat a passage from
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