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Words starting with ” s ” for SAT, GRE, GMAT, CAT skmclasses Bangalore

saber rattling – a show or threat of military power, esp. as used by a nation to impose its policies on other countries [often used with the implication that the threat is mere bluff and bluster]

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sabkha – a flat depression that regularly floods and evaporates, leaving layers of clays and salts

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sabot attachment to guide projectile through bore of firearm

sabot – a wooden shoe (of the sort associated with the Dutch), made from a piece of wood shaped and hollowed out to fit the foot. clog

Short Story describing the meaning of the word Sabot is at

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Sabotage – destruction of property to interfere with another’s normal operations; more broadly, deliberate subversion [akin to sabot]

Saccade – a brief, rapid eye-movement from one position of rest to another, either voluntary (as in reading) or involuntary (OED adds: sudden, violent check of a horse, by drawing the reins suddenly; or, more generally, any “jerk or jerky movement” – whether “horsy” or not. Sharp lateral movement of the eye as it changes fixation

Short Story describing the meaning of the word Saccade is at

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Sacheverell (etymology) – a chamber-pot

Sad sack – eponym: an inept person; esp. an inept soldier

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safe harbor – law: a legal provision that affords clear protection for specific conduct, where standards might otherwise be unclear

sagacity – the quality of being discerning, sound in judgment, and farsighted; wisdom

Sapience wisdom sagacity

Short Story describing the meaning of the word Sagacity is at
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Sagittarian – archer-like

Short Story describing the meaning of the word Sagittarian is at

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sailplane – see glider

Salacious – appealing to or sexual desire; also, lustful; bawdy. Indecently erotic; lecherous

salacious appealing to or sexual desire lustful bawdy

Salamandrine –