PSAT Vocab - List 2

Words I've encountered in practice PSAT tests.

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  1. languid
    lacking spirit or liveliness
  2. thwart
    hinder or prevent, as an effort, plan, or desire
  3. frivolous
    not serious in content, attitude, or behavior
  4. relinquish
    turn away from; give up
  5. farce
    a comedy characterized by broad satire
  6. congenial
    suitable to your needs
  7. refute
    overthrow by argument, evidence, or proof
  8. repudiate
    refuse to acknowledge, ratify, or recognize as valid
  9. caricature
    a representation of a person exaggerated for comic effect
  10. transcendent
    exceeding or surpassing usual limits
  11. absolve
    grant remission of a sin to
  12. absolute
    perfect or complete or pure
  13. serenity
    the absence of mental stress or anxiety
  14. command
    an authoritative direction or instruction to do something
Created on September 2, 2019 (updated September 2, 2019)

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