You'll Only Know The Meaning Of These Tricky Words If You're An Avid Reader

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 Sep 06, 2018
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Question: 1/22Define the word!


Feral
Ambitious
Wild
Understanding

Question: 2/22Define the word!


Meticulous
Laid back attitude
Sensitivity
Precise or thorough

Question: 3/22Define the word!


Demure
Wealthy
Loud
Modest

Question: 4/22Define the word!


Cajole
To love
To urge
To fight

Question: 5/22Define the word!


Quintessential
Ugly
Quantity of product
Perfect embodiment

Question: 6/22Define the word!


Appease
To provide advice
To reject
To calm or satisfy

Question: 7/22Define the word!


Kinetic
Displaying energy
Being tired
Looking upset

Question: 8/22Define the word!


Leery
Surprised
Openly distrustful
Joyful

Question: 9/22Define the word!


Daunting
Wealthy
A difficult task
Happy

Question: 10/22Define the word!


Impeach
To maliciously fool someone
To lay down the rules
To charge a public official with a crime

Question: 11/22Define the word!


Conundrum
A surprise party
Something puzzling
A known fugutive

Question: 12/22Define the word!


Innocuous
Pretty
Harmless
Happy

Question: 13/22Define the word!


Espouse
To have fun
To support or advocate
To act silly

Question: 14/22Define the word!


Dull
Confusing
Sad
Boring

Question: 15/22Define the word!


Initiate
To end something
To be in the middle of something
To begin something

Question: 16/22Define the word!


Vanish
Laugh
Move
Disappear

Question: 17/22Define the word!


Melancholy
Happiness or excitement
Sadness or depression
To be focussed on practical results

Question: 18/22Define the word!


Sublime
Ugly or unsightly
Convoluted or confusing
Excellent or awe-inspiring

Question: 19/22Define the word!


Egregious
Someone showing overwhelming happiness
Outstandingly bad
A very small amount

Question: 20/22Define the word!


Nefarious
Wicked or evil
Pretty or beautiful
Heavenly, light, or delicate

Question: 21/22Define the word!


Frugal
Sparing or economical with money
Fragile
Overly generous

Question: 22/22Define the word!


Dichotomy
A difference between two opposite things
Sadness or sorrow
Happiness joy
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