Quiz: Do You Know The Meaning Of All These Advanced Vocabulary Words?

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 Jul 17, 2019

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

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Aptitude
Lack of respect
Inherent ability
A hostile challenge

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Replenish
Fill something that was previously empty
Force to leave
Come out into view

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Banish
To send away
To consume all of your attention
To move hesitatingly

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Recluse
One who lives in solitude
A clear scent
Enthusiastic enjoyment

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Debris
The remains of something that has been destroyed
A small natural hill
Forward movement

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Precipice
A large indefinite number
A very steep cliff
An impelling force

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Eavesdrop
Listen without the speaker's knowledge
Stubbornly unyielding
Unconventional or unusual

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Ominous
Threatening
Full of possibilities
Completely free from dirt

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Ignite
Cause to start burning
Restore to good health
Overcome

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Stamina
A sum of money
Enduring strength and energy
Offensive

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

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

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Vulnerable
Capable of being wounded or hurt
A plan for attaining a particular goal
To move in large numbers

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Zeal
Able to move freely in all directions
A feeling of strong eagerness
Carefully observant or attentive

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Impending
Be driven or carried along
Face and withstand with courage
About to occur

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Meticulous
Secretive; sly
Extremely careful about details
Troublesome or irritable

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Oblivious
Proud, arrogant
Clear and sharp in analysis
Lacking consciousness or awareness of something

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Elated
Full of high-spirited delight
Lazy
Extreme ill repute

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Fabricate
To make up, invent
Not capable of being fully satisfied
Brave in the face of danger

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Inept
Stubbornly established by habit
Extremely joyful
Not suitable or capable, unqualified

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Feral
Savage, wild
A small amount of something
Gloomy or sullen

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Gluttony
The lowest point of something
Excessive eating or drinking
Insignificant, trifling

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Innate
Natural, inborn, inherent; built-in
A remedy for all ills
A slight variation in meaning

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Novice
Preference or preferred way of doing something
Hasty, incautious
One who is just a beginner at some activity requiring skill and experience

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Hypocrisy
To brighten, freshen or polish; to restore or improve
Excess, overabundance
Pretending to have feelings, beliefs, or virtues that one does not have

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Empathy
Sensitivity to another's feelings as if they were one's own
Significant; conspicuous; standing out from the rest
To reject, decline

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Diligent
Showing care in doing one's work
Luck, finding good things without looking for them
Sedate, serious, self-restrained

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Quaint
Charmingly old fashioned
Resentment, offense
Respected because of age, distinguished

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Myriad
Loud, boisterous
To confuse or annoy
A very large number

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Impeccable
The point of culmination; peak
Undisciplined, lewd, lustful
Perfect, flawless

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Flabbergasted
Humorous or ridiculous imitation
Astounded
A tendency, partiality, or preference

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Linger
Be in a state of confusion
Rush out
Stay in a place longer than necessary

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Disorderly
Harmful to more than one person
Against the law
Lacking organization

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Ecstatic
Overwhelming happiness
Hopeless
Bored

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Bitter
Not sweet
Remembered
Lonely

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Fatigued
Be annoyed
Feel exhausted
Be hungry

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Disinterested
Feeling against a particular idea
Feeling no interest in something
Being passionate about something

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Irk
Irritate
Enjoy
Amuse

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Redundant
Not needed or useful
Causing harm
Being without substance

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Authentic
Expensive
Copied
Genuine

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Nauseous
Feeling disorientated
Causing nausea
Feeling sleepy

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Vice
An advantage
An obstacle to overcome
An immoral or wicked personal characteristic

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Narcissistic
Being especially forgetful
Being considerate of others
Showing an excessive interest in oneself

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Apprehensive
Lonely and isolated
Calm
Anxious or fearful

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Advocate
Oppose in public
Question something that nobody else does
Publicly recommend or support

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Rowdy
Breaking the law
Noisy and disorderly
Being intoxicated

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

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Indifferent
Being opposed to something
Having no particular interest or sympathy; unconcerned
Feeling strongly about something

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Irony
Using sarcasm to make others laugh
A joke told in front of an audience
An event that seems deliberately contrary to what one expects
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