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This list has 600 TOEFL words with hard level. The list is initially from an EFL student help web page of IOWA S. Univ., is for academic students who are already in USA. Basically, this is a difficult word list for TOEFL reading test. If you want to have a good score in reading test, or to improve your reading skill, you may challenge this word list. AS we said, this list itself is from internet. But tutors of www.examword.com revised some definitions, added synonyms and extra definitions in 20 languages. The new contents appended to the list will help TOEFL test takers to master word meaning in unambiguous and precise, so that they can understand these words correctly and quickly in reading test. This is why we recommend high score hunters take this list as part of preparation for TOEFL reading test.


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amiable: Read
/'eɪmɪəb(ə)l/ a. Syn. agreeable; lovable
good-natured and likable; lovable; warmly friendly

analogy: Read
/ə'nælədʒɪ/ n. Syn. similarity; parallelism
similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity

animus: Read
/'ænɪməs/ n. Syn. enmity; disposition
feeling of enmity or ill will; attitude that informs one's actions; disposition

anonymous: Read
/ə'nɒnɪməs/ a. Syn. unknown; nameless
having no name; having unknown or unacknowledged name

antithesis: Read
/æn'tɪθəsɪs/ n. Syn. contrast
contrast; direct contrast; opposition

apathy: Read
/'æpəθɪ/ n. Syn. indifference
lack of caring; indifference

apprehensive: Read
/æprɪ'hɛnsɪv/ a.
capable of apprehending; knowing; conscious; relating to the faculty of apprehension; sensible; feeling; perceptive

approbation: Read
/æprə'beɪʃ(ə)n/ n. Syn. approval
expression of warm approval; praise

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abandon  Read
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lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm
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combine; fuse; grow together; come together so as to form one whole; unite
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lasting for long period; marked by frequent recurrence, as certain diseases
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staff or truncheon for various purposes, as one of a conductor in musical performances, one transferred by runners in a relay race
abrogate  Read
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agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
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abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority
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carried to the utmost extent or degree; of the highest quality; complete; perfect
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warlike or hostile in manner or temperament; showing or having impulse to be combative
accede  Read
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agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
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staff or truncheon for various purposes, as one of a conductor in musical performances, one transferred by runners in a relay race
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frankness; quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech
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prototype; original model or type after which other similar things are patterned
accelerate  Read
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move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected
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state of misfortune, hardship, or affliction; misfortune
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fantastic; violently contrasting; strangely unconventional in style or appearance
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something given or received as payment as for a service or loss or injury
accord  Read
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settlement or compromise of conflicting opinions; written agreement between two states
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spacious and comfortable; fit; proper; convenient
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festive; occupied with or fond of the pleasures of good company
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portray; depict; draw or trace outline of; sketch out
adversity  Read
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state of misfortune, hardship, or affliction; misfortune
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relating to the sky or the heavens; supremely good; god or angel
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contrast; direct contrast; opposition
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casual; brief or broad; not cautious, nor detailed
candor  Read
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lack of caring; indifference
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agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
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frankness; quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech
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act of sending off something; property of being prompt and efficient; message usually sent in haste
castigate  Read
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criticize severely; punish; revise or make corrections to publication
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capable of apprehending; knowing; conscious; relating to the faculty of apprehension; sensible; feeling; perceptive
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opponent in contest; someone who offers opposition
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warlike or hostile in manner or temperament; showing or having impulse to be combative
chauvinist  Read
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person with prejudiced belief in superiority of own kind
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difference; condition or fact of being unequal, as in age, rank, or degree
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of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis; of the greatest importance
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act of sending off something; property of being prompt and efficient; message usually sent in haste
chronic  Read
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relating to the sky or the heavens; supremely good; god or angel
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portray; depict; draw or trace outline of; sketch out
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lasting for long period; marked by frequent recurrence, as certain diseases
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leading a life of self-discipline and self-denial; austere
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/'ækjʊmɛn, ə'kju:mɛn/ n. Syn. acuteness; insight
mental keenness; quickness of perception


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/'æflʊənt/ a.
having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value


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/æpt/ a. Syn. appropriate; suitable
likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand


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/'bʊlwək/ n.
earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends


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/kærɪkə'tjʊə(r)/ n. Syn. distortion; burlesque
representation that is deliberately exaggerated to produce a comic effect


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/sɜrkəm'vɛnt/ v. Syn. outwit
surround an enemy; enclose or entrap; beat by cleverness and wit


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/kəm'pætɪb(ə)l/ a. Syn. harmonious
harmonious; having similar disposition and tastes


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/kɒmpɛn'seɪʃ(ə)n/ n.
something given or received as payment as for a service or loss or injury


Spelling Word: compensation
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/'krɛdjʊləs/;/'krɛdʒələs/ a.
apt to believe on slight evidence; easily imposed upon; unsuspecting; believed too readily


Spelling Word: credulous
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/kɜrt/ a.
having been shortened; effectively cut short; rudely brief or abrupt, as in speech or manner


Spelling Word: curt