SAT Test: Vocabulary Test: Noun Adjective Verb

n. impiety
division of words into that which is uttered in a single vocal impulse
one who kills or tries to kill, treacherously or secretly
irreverence toward God
a disease or malady

n. knavery
a woman who makes a business of assisting at childbirth
an article of jewelry fastened by a hinged pin and hook on the underside
self-restraint with respect to desires, appetites and passion
deceitfulness in dealing

n. predecessor
the arrangement of composed type or the appearance of printed matter
pervasive psychic influence supposed to emanate from persons
an incumbent of a given office previous to another
a solemn mass sung for the repose of the souls of the dead

n. cat-o-nine-tails
a flock of quails or partridges
an instrument consisting of cords, formerly used for flogging in the army and navy
the quality of affecting the sense of smell

adj. compulsory
characteristic of a dog
consisting of money

v. disappoint
to utter taunts or reproaches
to fail to fulfill the expectation, hope, wish or desire of
to put ashore and abandon (a person) on a desolate coast or island
to cause to become less or worse

v. forfeit
to water, as land, by ditches or other artificial means
to subject a person to distress
to lose possession of through failure to fulfill some obligation
to set forth publicly or in glowing terms

n. protector
a defender
a member of an academy of literature, art or science
unusually prolonged life
extreme insincerity

v. discover
to maintain by noisy argument or dispute
to entrap
to get first sight or knowledge of, as something previously unknown or unperceived
to ward off

n. canto
an apparatus for hoisting and swinging great weights
one of the divisions of an extended poem
insensibility to kindness