SAT verbal word list: Improving Vocabulary: English Noun

n. foreigner
person from another country; stranger
any growth of leaves
a special school, as of theology or pedagogics
somebody who climbs for sport

n. amour
a composition of different songs or parts of songs arranged to run as a continuous whole
a love-affair, especially one of an illicit nature
one who or that which aids or helps, especially when regarded as subsidiary or accessory

n. sergeant
a filter
a non-commissioned military officer ranking next above a corporal
a continuous area or stretch
a chief spirit servant of God

n. antiphony
person who or that which regulates or directs
a wild and uncivilized human being
an anthem or other composition sung responsively
a person who is habitually lazy or idle

n. disavowal
person from another country; stranger
a bad name or character
the chemical analysis or testing of an alloy ore

n. specter
an institution for instruction and training in music and declamation
interruption or intermission
a woman who is a center of attraction because of her beauty, accomplishments, etc.

n. realism
the principle and practice of depicting persons and scenes as they are believed really to exist
a logician
the act of seizing and carrying off property by superior force, as in war
a legal claim or hold on property, as security for a debt or charge

n. autobiography
the story of one's life written by himself
a restriction
a sour substance
the art of correct intonation, inflection and gesture in public speaking or reading

n. contagion
the quality or character of being godlike
the communication of disease from person to person
a probability
a tomb of more than ordinary size or architectural pretensions

n. condensation
the act or state or conforming
an obstacle
the act or process of making compact or more compact