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Essential Words for the TOEFL

Essential Words for the TOEFL

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Barron's Essential words for the TOEFL

Items (150)

  • abroad

    overseas;internationally

  • abrupt

    sudden

  • acceptable

    permissible

  • acclaim

    praise

  • actually

    truly

  • adverse

    unfavorable

  • advice

    suggestion

  • attractive

    appealing

  • autonomous

    independent

  • diapproval

    objection

  • disruptive

    disturbing

  • haphazardly

    arbitrarily;carelessly

  • ideal

    perfect

  • persistent

    constant

  • wide

    broad

  • advanced

    prograssive

  • advantage

    benefit

  • advent

    arrival

  • agile

    nimble

  • albeit

    although

  • allow

    permit

  • appealing

    alluring

  • celebrated

    renowned

  • contemporary

    current

  • distribute

    dispense

  • encourage

    inspire

  • energetic

    vigorous

  • frail

    fragile

  • refine

    perfect

  • worthwhile

    rewarding

  • alter

    modify

  • analyze

    examine

  • ancient

    old

  • annoying

    bothersome

  • anticipate

    perdict

  • conform

    adapt

  • detect

    notice

  • enrich

    enhance

  • intensify

    heighten

  • intolerable

    unbearable

  • observe

    notice

  • ongoing

    current

  • propose

    suggest

  • restore

    revitalize

  • vital

    indespensable

  • ambiguos

    vague

  • apparent

    visible

  • arbitrary

    haphazard

  • assert

    declare

  • astounding

    astonishing

  • astute

    perceptive

  • authorize

    empower

  • deceptively

    misleadingly

  • determined

    resolute

  • elicit

    extract

  • forbid

    ban

  • petition

    appeal

  • relinquish

    abdicate

  • resilient

    tenacious

  • tempt

    entice

  • amaze

    astonish

  • baffle

    puzzle

  • bear

    yield

  • block

    obstruct

  • blur

    cloud

  • brilliant

    radiant

  • caution

    warn

  • challenge

    dare

  • delicate

    fragile

  • enhance

    strengthen

  • intrigue

    fascinate

  • persuade

    convince

  • replace

    substitute

  • shed

    discard

  • unique

    rare

  • chiefly

    mostly

  • coarse

    rough

  • commonplace

    frequent

  • comparatively

    relatively

  • complex

    complicated

  • conventional

    traditional

  • curious

    peculiar

  • exceedingly

    extremely

  • exclusively

    restrictively

  • immense

    massive

  • indeed

    truly

  • rigid

    stiff

  • routinely

    ordinarily

  • sufficiently

    adequately

  • visibly

    noticeably

  • appropriate

    proper

  • clarify

    explain

  • conceal

    hide

  • confirm

    prove

  • constantly

    continually

  • convenient

    practical

  • core

    chief

  • critical

    dangerous

  • distort

    deform

  • diverse

    diffrent

  • prosperous

    thriving ; successful ; wealthy

  • purposefully

    deliberately

  • reveal

    disclose

  • scarcely

    hardly

  • theoretically

    hypothetically

  • accelerate

    hasten

  • crack

    fracture

  • create

    produce

  • creep

    crawl

  • crush

    grind

  • cultivate

    grow

  • dictate

    impose

  • distinguish

    discriminate

  • flaw

    defect

  • harvest

    gather

  • mirror

    reflect

  • obtain

    gain

  • particle

    fragment

  • settle

    colonize

  • transport

    carry

  • accurate

    precise

  • classify

    arrange

  • currency

    money

  • deep

    thorough

  • dense

    thick

  • depend on

    trust

  • dim

    faint

  • display

    exhibit

  • exports

    foreign sales

  • gigantic

    enormous

  • imporessive

    imposing

  • lasting

    enduring

  • treasury

    bank

  • uniform

    consistent

  • vibrant

    brilliant

  • distinct

    definite

  • dominant

    major

  • dormant

    inactive

  • drab

    colorless

  • dramatic

    emotional

  • elaborate

    complex

  • exceptional

    phenomenal

  • hazardous

    dangerous

  • minuscule

    tiny

  • prime

    prepare

  • rudimentary

    basic

  • sensitive

    delicate

  • superficial

    shallow

  • terrifying

    frightening

  • vigorous

    strong