english SAT vocab. multiple choice question

The story deals with a king who is transformed from a ________ leader into a(n)________ tyrant whose thirst for power cannot be satiated.

A. magnanimous.. depraved
B. confused... acute
C. sordid... benign
D. licentious... nefarious
E. prominent... secluded

I think it is D.


Do secluded or depraved tyrants seek never ending power?


depraved


Have you looked up the meanings of these words? If you have, you'd never choose D.

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A


I think it is A


the answer is A

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