TOEFL 100+ – Key Vocabulary Needed to Achieve 100+ on the TOEFL (Top 1100+ Terms)/
Target 100+ Deck 13

Target 100+ Deck 13

Total: 20 words

besiege

verb

to flood or overwhelm with something, like questions, requests, emotions, etc.

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dilute

adjective

(of liquid) weak or thin due to mixing it with another substance

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abide

verb

to comply with or adhere to (a rule, law, promise, etc.)

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smelt

verb

to melt ore in order to extract metal from it; to dissolve metal by using heat

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hallucinate

verb

to see, hear, or experience something that is not real, usually because of lack of sleep, sickness, or drug use

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capricious

adjective

fickle and inconstant; likely to change suddenly or unpredictably

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rife

adjective

widespread or abundant, especially undesirable or unpleasant things

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placebo

noun

a substance with no pharmaceutical effects that is given to someone to provide mental relief rather than an actual cure to their illness

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hatch

verb

to have an egg crack in order for the young animal to come out after incubation

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jettison

verb

to throw away, discard, or abandon something or someone

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abide

verb

to tolerate or put up with something or someone

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hatch

verb

to plot a scheme or plan, especially in secret

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frenzy

noun

uncontrolled and enthusiastic behavior that can sometimes be violent; a state of madness or hysteria

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canopy

noun

the upper layer of branches and leaves in a forest that form a type of cover or roof

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attire

noun

clothes or apparel, especially formal or decorative ones

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excrete

verb

to discharge and eliminate or get rid of; to cause something or someone to do this

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grudging

adjective

reluctant and unwilling; done or given reluctantly or unwillingly

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sewage

noun

waste matter, like urine or dirty liquids and solids from homes or establishments, flowing in sewers

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quest

noun

a hunt or search for something; a pursuit

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stipulate

verb

to clearly state or specify, especially in an agreement or contract

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