Smart.fm SAT verbal advanced, lesson 4

inexorable: not to be moved by entreaty; unyielding; relentless
entreaty: an earnest request or petition; a plea
In the boxing ring, he was an inexorable opponent.

proliferate: to quickly reproduce or spread
Wildflowers proliferate in the meadow outside our home.

recalcitrant: stubbornly resistant to and defiant of authority, discipline or guidance
defy: to oppose or resist with boldness and assurance
The recalcitrant child refused to listen to his teacher.

treachery: perfidy, disloyalty, or treason
perfidy: deliberate breach of faith; calculated violation of trust
His treachery was eventually discovered.

grouse: complain; grumble
He frequently groused about his computer's poor performance.

waft: float, as on the wind
With a gentle puff, she sent the seeds wafting into the summer breeze.

caustic: corrosive; that which can destroy tissue by chemical action
Caustic substances should be safely stored in sealed containers.

pundit: actual or self-professed authority
The former journalist was now a political pundit on a cable television talk show.

exhort: urge
The energertic cheerleaders exhorted their team to win.

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