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
Not clearly understood
To destroy property
A small and inadequate amount

2 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

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

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Emaciated
Tired
Thin
Corpulent

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Stamina
Enduring strength and energy
Offensive
A sum of money

5 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Apprehensive
Anxious or fearful
Lonely and isolated
Calm

6 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

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

7 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Arbiter
Performer
Tutor
Judge

8 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

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

9 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Aptitude
Inherent ability
Lack of respect
A hostile challenge

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Terse
Lengthy
Brief
Sorrowful

11 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Keen
Confused
Inaccurate
Sharp

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

13 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Juxtaposition
Treatment
Image
Contrast

14 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Demure
Unbiased
Modest
Impure

15 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Qualm
A recommendation
A feeling of unease
A nun

16 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Paradigm
Currency of China
The perfect model
A type of flower

17 of 18Pick The Correct Definition!

Defunct
Energetic
Lively
Inactive

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Queue
Accident
Line
Bench
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