Quiz: If You Can Define Every One Of These SAT Words, You Have A 165+ IQ

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Are you a walking version of Merriam Webster?

Do you actually know the meaning of every one of these difficult vocabulary words? Were you paying attention in English class?

 Sep 13, 2018

1 of 25Pick your answer!

Candor
Trait of being honest or frank
To entrap someone
To use to your advantage

2 of 25Pick your answer!

Abysmal
Confusing
Extremely bad
Orderly fashion

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Abstract
A jumble of words
Existing purely in the mind
A wine expert

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Sanguine
Someone ugly
Someone optimistic and cheerful
Someone rich

5 of 25Pick your answer!

Diabolical
Looming
Large
Evil

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Gaudy
Flashy
Minimalist
Traditional

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Pessimist
Someone who expects the worst
Someone who expects the best
Someone who is a realist

8 of 25Pick your answer!

Plagiarize
Take without referencing from someone's writing or speech
To provide a quote from a famous author
To exaggerate a series of events

9 of 25Pick your answer!

Paradigm
A type of bird
A standard or example
A coffee expert

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Indenture
Happiness
Smile
Formal agreement as to terms of debt

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Loquacious
Full of trivial conversation
Exaggerating pain
Crying

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Relagate
Discreetly bid farewell
Assign to a lower position
Reject a task

13 of 25Pick your answer!

Embed
Set securely
Laugh
Lay to rest

14 of 25Pick your answer!

Incognito
To steal someone's identity for fraud
To drown in sorrow
Without revealing one's identity

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Indignant
Warm
Angry
Depressed

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Expound
To avoid it
To explain it
To rule it

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Chortle
Laugh
Cry
Scratch

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Irksome
Friendly
Handsome
Disagreeable

19 of 25Pick your answer!

Concentrate
Enter
Focus
Leave

20 of 25Pick your answer!

Abbreviate
To shorten
To lengthen
To end

21 of 25Pick your answer!

Suspicion
Example
Attack
Belief

22 of 25Pick your answer!

Elegant
Cheap
Plain
Fancy

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Permanent
Too soon
Never changing
Infrequent

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Suitable
Loose
Comfortable
Appropriate

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Melancholy
Happiness or excitement
Sadness or depression
To be focussed on practical results
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Do you actually know the meaning of every one of these difficult vocabulary words? Were you paying attention in English class? 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!