[Quiz Yourself] Only People With *Genius* IQs Know These 22 Words...Do YOU?

via Warner Bros. Pictures

Think you can ace this super tough vocabulary quiz?

This isn't just a grade school vocabulary test, you are really going to have to flex your knowledge and skills to be able to ace this one!

 Apr 19, 2020

1 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Abate (v)
Lessen
Lie
Catch

2 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Bequeath (v)
To surrender
To climb over
To hand down

3 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Blighted (v)
To build
To destroy
To shine

4 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Cajole (v)
Cook
Decorate
Try to convince

5 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Chastise (v)
To be pure
Discipline
To hide

6 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Decorum (n)
Decoration
Dessert
Good behavior

7 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Diffident (adj)
Unhappy
Stubborn
Hesitant

8 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Effervescence (n)
Enthusiasm
Imaginary
Evil

9 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Ephemeral (adj)
Short lived
Lacking color
Magical

10 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Facile (adj)
Punctual
Easy
Flexible

11 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Felicitous (adj)
Fictional
Appropriate for the situation
Historical

12 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Flagrant (adj)
Showing off
Floral
Smelly

13 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Grandiose (adj)
Royal
Elderly
Theatrical

14 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Hubris (n)
Arrogance
Skeleton
Savage

15 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Idyllic (adj)
Perfect
Musical
Intelligent

16 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Impetuous (adj)
Stupid
Impulsive
Patient

17 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Lackadaisical (adj)
Determined
Indifferent
Detailed

18 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Nebulous (adj)
Dusty
Colorful
Vague

19 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Paradigm (n)
Opposites
Clues
Example

20 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Prodigious (adj)
Huge
Injured
Young

21 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Quixotic (adj)
Quickly
Animalistic
Dreamy

22 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Scintillating (adj)
Dazzling
Well rounded
Spicy
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Think you can ace this super tough vocabulary quiz? Well think again! These words are advanced, only the best and brightest will be able to pass this quiz! Only the most eloquent speakers will know what these words mean. Prove that you are an articulate genius by showing you can define these super tough words! This isn't just a grade school vocabulary test, you are really going to have to flex your knowledge and skills to be able to ace this one! We don't want to give anything away but here's a sneak peek. Do you know what permeate means? Can you define adversarial? Think you can explain galvanizing? Are you a word master? Think you have what it takes? It is time to find out! Take this quiz now! Whatever your heart desires, we can quiz you on it! Visit women.com/quizzes to check out some of our other viral content, and as always, do not forget to share with your friends! Ready to challenge yourself? Well, you're in luck! Don't you worry, we've got the best mind teasers, trivia, and general knowledge questions to test how smart you really are when it comes to all things knowledge, education, and more! Our goal at women.com is to make people feel good about who they are - and take a relaxing break from the world outside to do something that they enjoy. So take a breath, stop whatever you are doing, and get ready to have a little fun. This three-minute escape is exactly what you need!