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, 2020

1 of 20Define the word!

Bizarre
Cute
Odd
Cool

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Blandly
Excitedly
In a mild soothing manner
Exhaustingly

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Dismay
Excitement
Disappointment
Anger

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

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Extremity
Intense degree
Conquering other nations
A complete failure

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

7 of 20Define the word!

Grotesque
Strange
Indifferent
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

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

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

11 of 20Define the word!

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

12 of 20Define the word!

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

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

14 of 20Define the word!

Plausible
Impossible
Irrational
Credible

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

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

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Resilient
Rigid
Quick to recover
Weak

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Uncanny
Unoriginal
Strange
Agressive

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Inevitable
Distant
Certain
Unlikely

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Spastic
Angry
Clumsy
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!