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

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 Jul 17, 2019

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

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Aptitude
Inherent ability
A hostile challenge
Lack of respect

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

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

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Recluse
Enthusiastic enjoyment
A clear scent
One who lives in solitude

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

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

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

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Ominous
Full of possibilities
Completely free from dirt
Threatening

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Ignite
Cause to start burning
Restore to good health
Overcome

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Stamina
Offensive
Enduring strength and energy
A sum of money

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

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

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

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

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

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Meticulous
Extremely careful about details
Troublesome or irritable
Secretive; sly

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

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Elated
Full of high-spirited delight
Lazy
Extreme ill repute

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Ecstatic
Bored
Hopeless
Overwhelming happiness

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Bitter
Not sweet
Lonely
Remembered

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Fatigued
Be hungry
Be annoyed
Feel exhausted

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

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Irk
Amuse
Irritate
Enjoy

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Redundant
Being without substance
Causing harm
Not needed or useful

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Authentic
Expensive
Genuine
Copied

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Nauseous
Feeling sleepy
Causing nausea
Feeling disorientated

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

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

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Apprehensive
Calm
Lonely and isolated
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
Unnoticeable and transparent
Light
Large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry or use

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

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