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.)
Cold
Charming and unique
Colorful and bright

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Brazen (adj.)
Overflowing
Bold
Mild

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Famish (noun)
Extreme hunger
A mutiny
To abolish

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Parched (adj.)
Extreme thirst
Sadness
Excitement

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Contingent (adj.)
Impossible
Subject to chance
Highly likely

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

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Dire (adj.)
Extremely serious or urgent
Ugly
Overwhelming

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Gullible (adj.)
Constantly relaxed
Luxurious
Easily fooled

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Inferior (adj.)
Relentless
Lower in rank
Unoriginal

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Vapid (adj.)
Minimalistic
Offering nothing of substance
Overbearing

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

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

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

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Stark (adj.)
Detailed and specific
Strong
Very plain

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Satiated (adj.)
Extremely exhausted
Satisfied
Minced

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

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Egregious (adj.)
Muted or subtle
Extremely bad
Confusing

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Ambiguous (adj.)
Unclear or vague
Intricately detailed
Obvious

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

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Dubious (adj.)
Clumsy
Doubtful
Proper

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Erratic (adj.)
Intimate
Annoying
Having no fixed course

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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 group that separates itself from society
A mirage
A very great number of persons or things

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

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

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

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

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Rescind (verb)
To cancel officially
To volunteer
To endorse

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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 repairs shoes
Someone who grows peaches
Someone who mixes cocktails

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