Quiz: Can You Define All Of These Tricky Vocab Words?

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How many of these vocabulary words can you define? This quiz will test how well versed you are in the English language!

 May 04, 2020

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Quaint (adj.)
Charming and unique
Colorful and bright
Cold

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Brazen (adj.)
Mild
Overflowing
Bold

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Famish (noun)
To abolish
Extreme hunger
A mutiny

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Parched (adj.)
Excitement
Sadness
Extreme thirst

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Contingent (adj.)
Highly likely
Impossible
Subject to chance

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Enunciate (verb)
To commit a crime
Pronounce clearly
To deteriorate

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Dire (adj.)
Ugly
Overwhelming
Extremely serious or urgent

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Gullible (adj.)
Constantly relaxed
Easily fooled
Luxurious

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Inferior (adj.)
Lower in rank
Unoriginal
Relentless

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Vapid (adj.)
Minimalistic
Offering nothing of substance
Overbearing

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Conundrum (noun)
A confusing and difficult problem
An expression of guilt
A container of fish

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Condone (verb)
To disapprove
To overlook or allow
To finish

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Taut (adj.)
Pulled tight
Loose
Past tense of teach

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Stark (adj.)
Strong
Very plain
Detailed and specific

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Satiated (adj.)
Minced
Satisfied
Extremely exhausted

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Refute (verb)
To prove to be untrue
To return to one's home land
To agree

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Egregious (adj.)
Muted or subtle
Confusing
Extremely bad

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Ambiguous (adj.)
Obvious
Intricately detailed
Unclear or vague

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Brevity (noun)
Having meaning or value
A feeling of unease
The quality of being brief

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Dubious (adj.)
Doubtful
Proper
Clumsy

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Candor (noun)
An increase or growth
Fearful expectation of something
The trait of being honest and frank

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Exacerbate (verb)
To put into use
To do something extremely well
To make worse

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Nuance (noun)
A subtle difference in meaning
The beginning or early stages
Judgment based on observations

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Diligence (noun)
Disagreement
A lack of respect
Being committed to a task

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Fiscal (adj.)
Unsure or wary
Small
Related to money

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Tentative (adj.)
See-through
Dangerous or unstable
Not yet finalized

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Scrupulous (adj.)
Spontaneous or unpredictable
Running low on supply
Paying great attention to detail

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Objectivity (noun)
Judgment based on observations instead of emotions or opinions
Judgment based on emotions or opinions
Any object

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Feasibility (noun)
Flexible muscles
The practicality or possibility of something
Excessive jealousy

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Erratic (adj.)
Intimate
Annoying
Having no fixed course

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Malleable (adj.)
Capable of being moved or changed
Edible
Superficial

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Pinnacle (noun)
A triangular object
Highest level or degree
A rough example

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Pragmatic (adj.)
Modest
Practical, useful
Set in stone, unchangeable

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Epitome (noun)
The opposite of something
A perfect example of a particular quality or type
A device for keeping tempo

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Surmount (verb)
To have any amount
To weaken
To get on top of or overcome

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Instigate (verb)
Provoke or stir up
To separate
To make sense of something

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Bane (noun)
A tree after it's leaves have shed
A place of comfort
A cause of great distress or annoyance

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Maverick (noun)
A person who is very skilled at something
A beginner
An unorthodox or independent-minded person

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Articulate (adj.)
Small and confined
Extremely particular
Spoken clearly

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Cognition (noun)
A formal meeting
The act or process of knowing
The act of blending in

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Paradox (noun)
A self-contradictory statement
A myth or fable
A place of worship

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Myriad (noun)
A mirage
A very great number of persons or things
A group that separates itself from society

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Jargon (noun)
Argumentative banter
The language specific to a particular group or preofession
The ability to dance with rhythm

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Abysmal (adj.)
Extremely bad
Extremely good
Round or spherical

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Loathe (verb)
To feel intense hatred
To celebrate
To give details

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Qualm (noun)
A recommendation
A nun
A feeling of unease

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Rescind (verb)
To endorse
To volunteer
To cancel officially

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Abdicate (verb)
To rise up
To win a war
To give up a position

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Cobbler (noun)
Someone who grows peaches
Someone who repairs shoes
Someone who mixes cocktails

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Fastidious (adjective)
Deliberately inappropriate humor
Behaving wildly and off the wall
Excessively particular or demanding
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