CSC Exam Vocabulary

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Created Jan 6, 2013
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furtive
 
secretive
2
trenchant
 
cautious
3
animosity
 
hostility, as of an enemy
4
acquiesced
 
agreed
5
repugnant
 
objectionable
6
dwindled
 
decreased
7
jeopardy
 
danger
8
lequescent
 
complicated
9
insisted
 
demand forcefully
10
self reliance
 
not dependency
11
abreast of
 
up to date
12
hibernate
 
dormant state
13
doze
 
sleep lightly
14
banquet
 
an elaborate feast
15
palette
 
thin board an artist uses to mix colors
16
easel
 
standing frame
17
floodlight
 
large powerful light
18
hurl
 
throw with great force
19
bristle
 
short hair used to make a brush
20
oar
 
a pole with a blade used for rowing or steering a boat
21
pulsate
 
expand and contract as to a beat
22
throb
 
pulsate with more force
23
pachyderm
 
thick skinned mammal like elephant
24
marsupial
 
animal that can carry its young in a pouch
25
scheme
 
systematic plan or arrangement
26
skipper
 
sea captain
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asinine
 
extremely silly
28
wanderlust
 
eagerness for travelling
29
cacophony
 
a harsh noise
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diminution
 
instance of diminishing

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