Quiz: Only Intellectuals Will Know the Meanings Of All These Advanced Words

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Just how vocab savvy are you?

How strong is your vocab? If you thing you have a pretty strong vocabulary, we think you'll know the meanings of these difficult words!

 Nov 06, 2018

1 of 20Define the word!

Bizarre
Cool
Cute
Odd

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Blandly
Excitedly
In a mild soothing manner
Exhaustingly

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Dismay
Disappointment
Excitement
Anger

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Cosmopolitan
Narcissistic
Two ideas that logically coexist
A person who can easily adapt to all parts of the world

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Extremity
A complete failure
Conquering other nations
Intense degree

6 of 20Define the word!

Scruples
Omniscience
Having a powerful desire for success or achievement
Misgivings about something one feels is wrong

7 of 20Define the word!

Grotesque
Indifferent
Strange
True

8 of 20Define the word!

Fallacy
Something that one hopes to attain
A misconception resulting from incorrect reasoning
Something that is objectively true or factual

9 of 20Define the word!

Imprudent
Happiness and joy
With high self-restraint
Lacking discretion, wisdom, or good judgment

10 of 20Define the word!

Glib
Being unable to decide between being a democrat or a republican
Speaking easily but without thinking carefully
A missing piece; an interruption in time

11 of 20Define the word!

Motley
A collection containing a variety of sorts of things
Unstable and fluent
Radical and prone to revolutionary action

12 of 20Define the word!

Abstract
Existing only in the mind
Concrete and physically present
With substantial evidence

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Skepticism
Belief in a higher power
Strong doubt for the world in general
Adhering to what is commonly accepted

14 of 20Define the word!

Plausible
Credible
Impossible
Irrational

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Rhetoric
Concise nature
Persuasive or impressive language which is often insincere
Childlike behavior

16 of 20Define the word!

Negligent
Characterized by good luck
Characterized by maliciousness
Characterized by undue lack of attention or concern

17 of 20Define the word!

Resilient
Rigid
Quick to recover
Weak

18 of 20Define the word!

Uncanny
Agressive
Unoriginal
Strange

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Inevitable
Unlikely
Distant
Certain

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Spastic
Clumsy
Angry
Graceful
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How strong is your vocab? If you thing you have a pretty strong vocabulary, we think you'll know the meanings of these difficult words! Are you an English language aficionado? Are you well spoken or even a writer? Do you have what some would consider a vast vocabulary? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, then take this quiz to see how your brain processes words, and see how well you score!

Many people who thought they were pretty smart tried this quiz and failed, but if you've made it this far, you might think you have a mastery of words and know definitions better than most! You won't know for sure until you take this quiz. Sure, some of these words are commonly used—in fact, you may use them every day, but do you know what they really mean?

Tempted? Let's see just how well you do! Some words have more than one meaning. In fact—some words have multiple meanings are they aren't always clear! We've given you eighteen fun but challenging word definition questions. If you guess them correctly, congratulations—you are a wordsmith and English language champion with a knack for proper grammar! If you don't do so well, then you may want to go back to the drawing board, crack open a book or take a few classes to brush up on your language skills. No matter what, there's always room for improvement. Are you ready? Put on your thinking cap and give this quiz a go! It's a great way to tell if your brain is working as well as it should and if your communications are top notch too. Good luck!