Only People With A PhD Can Define 75% Of These Advanced Words. Can You?

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If you think you know more words than the average English speaker, step right up and ace this ultimate vocabulary test!

 May 30, 2020

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Apathetic
Uninterested
Boring
Helpless

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Insane
Tired
Ill
Energetic

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Amorphous
Shapeless
Crooked
Dripping

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Hapless
Flexible
Unfortunate
Broken

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Panache
Style
Intelligence
Help

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Contusion
Streak
Bruise
Noise

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Envy
Jealous
Excited
Uptight

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Eclectic
Uniform
Diverse
Narrow

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Cajole
Hide
Persuade
Punish

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Adamant
Embarrassed
Proud
Insistent

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Bashful
Confused
Loud
Timid

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Affluent
Annoyed
Talkative
Wealthy

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Exacerbate
Teach
Worsen
Lift

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Voracious
Eager
Unhappy
Disgusted

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Ambitious
Desire
Poor
Weird

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Flummox
Break
Injure
Confuse

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Beset
Kiss
Attack
Smile

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Feign
Cry
Fake
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