TOEFL 100+ – Key Vocabulary Needed to Achieve 100+ on the TOEFL (Top 1100+ Terms)/
Target 100+ Unit 24

Target 100+ Unit 24

Total: 17 words

crowd out

phrasal verb

to push or force something or someone out of a place; to exclude

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face off

phrasal verb

to confront or compete with someone

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at times

phrase

occasionally; sometimes

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draw on

phrasal verb

to use or exploit something

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bode ill for

phrase

to be a bad omen; to suggest that something bad will happen

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scores of

phrase

a lot of (people or things)

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drown out

phrasal verb

(of thoughts, feelings, etc.) to obscure or make something less intense so that it's not as bothersome

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for a time

phrase

for a short or brief period

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coniferous tree

noun phrase

any group of trees or shrubs that produce leaves shaped like needles, often found in cooler areas

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at the mercy of

phrase

subject to the complete control and power of something or someone else

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come (a)round to

phrasal verb

to change your opinion about something; to acknowledge a different point of view

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at the turn of

phrase

by the time something begins to happen or exist

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cast around [about] for

phrasal verb

to look for something in different places

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for all

phrase

in spite of; despite the fact

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shield volcano

noun phrase

a broad, rounded volcano with sloping sides, formed by outpourings of fluid lava; resembles the shape of a warrior's shield

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be put in place

phrase

to introduce or implement something, like a new policy or rule

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do away with something

idiom

to stop, remove, or destroy something

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