Word Nerd Quiz! 90% Of People Don't Know The Meaning Of All These Words

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Is a desert a sweet treat or a dry area of land??

Only a genius can correctly identify the meaning of misused words like anticipate, dessert, and invariably!

 Mar 28, 2018

1 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What does it mean to be "apart"?
To join a festivity or a group
Be separate from that thing
To be part of something

2 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Fortuitous means _______________.
Having attained a large fortune
Fortunate
Coincidental or unplanned

3 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Emigration refers to __________.
Someone leaving a country
Leaving or entering a country
Someone entering a country

4 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What is a synonym for "luxuriant"?
Radiant
Luxurious
Abundant

5 of 18Pick Your Answer!

A parameter is a ___________.
Boundary
Variable
Limitation

6 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which sentence is correct?
Everyone gets a vote, irregardless of their position.
Regardless of how you feel, it's objectively the wrong decision.
Both of these

7 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What is it called when someone is suspended from the neck until they're dead?
Hung
Hunged
Hanged

8 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Dichotomy means _____________.
Difference or discrepancy
Two mutually exclusive alternatives
Opposition or contested

9 of 18Pick Your Answer!

____________ the folder to the teacher down the hall.
Take
Lift
Bring

10 of 18Pick Your Answer!

If someone means disinterested, they are __________.
Uninterested
Uncaring
Unbiased

11 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What does "appraise" mean?
To regulate or control
To determine the value of
To inform or share information

12 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Global warming has the ability to _________ the planet.
Affect
Effect
Infect

13 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which sentence uses "bemused" correctly?
The unnecessarily complex plot left me bemused.
The playing children made me feel bemused.
The funny comedy left me bemused.

14 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What is a synonym for "adverse"?
Uninterested
Detrimental
Disinclined

15 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What does "compose" mean?
A sheet of music
To write or to create
Made up of or consists of

16 of 18Pick Your Answer!

I could not ___________ such a wonderful gift.
Accept
Except
Expect

17 of 18Pick Your Answer!

In a sentence "literally" could replace the word "__________".
Figuratively
Like
Actually

18 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which sentence correctly uses the word "complement"?
I complemented Susie's excellent clothing style.
The kitchen tiles complement the cabinets nicely.
I complemented Derek on his dog's excellent behavior.
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