Quiz: Only 1 In 50 People Can ACE This Tricky Vocab Test. Can You?

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 May 16, 2020

1 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Obscure
A small and inadequate amount
Not clearly understood
To destroy property

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Narrate
Wear off or die down
Friendly and pleasant
Give a detailed account of

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Emaciated
Thin
Tired
Corpulent

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Stamina
Enduring strength and energy
A sum of money
Offensive

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Apprehensive
Anxious or fearful
Lonely and isolated
Calm

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Cumbersome
Light
Large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry or use
Unnoticeable and transparent

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Arbiter
Tutor
Judge
Performer

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Indifferent
Having no particular interest
Feeling strongly about something
Being against to something

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Aptitude
Inherent ability
A hostile challenge
Lack of respect

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Terse
Brief
Lengthy
Sorrowful

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Keen
Sharp
Inaccurate
Confused

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Somber
Effort to the point of exhaustion
Slightly salty
Grave or gloomy in character

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Juxtaposition
Contrast
Treatment
Image

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Demure
Modest
Unbiased
Impure

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Qualm
A feeling of unease
A recommendation
A nun

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Paradigm
Currency of China
The perfect model
A type of flower

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Defunct
Lively
Inactive
Energetic

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Queue
Line
Accident
Bench
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