Quiz: Only 1 in 50 Americans Know The Meaning of These 16 Words. Do You?

Is your typical daily jargon up to snuff?

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 Feb 25, 2019
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Question: 1/16Pick your answer!


Which of the following describes a tube used to pump liquid in/out of something?
Siphon
Decipher
Vector

Question: 2/16Pick your answer!


If someone says they are parched, that means they are...
Tired
Hungry
Thirsty

Question: 3/16Pick your answer!


Define the term: Qualm
Thin
Uneasiness
A nun

Question: 4/16Pick your answer!


Fill in the blank: He went through the ______ woods
Ominous
Exuberant
Rescind

Question: 5/16Pick your answer!


Define the term: faulty
Something that doesn't work
Something made of bronze
Something small

Question: 6/16Pick the correct answer!


Choose a synonym for "set free":
Denounce
Dilate
Emancipate

Question: 7/16Pick the correct answer!


Which is a synonym for loathe?
Wash
Enjoy
Hate

Question: 8/16Pick the correct answer!


Which of the following words has to do with speaking?
Enunciate
Dire
Rigid

Question: 9/16Pick the correct answer!


Which word do you associate with Yuletide?
tragic
donkey
Christmas

Question: 10/16Pick the correct answer!


Pick the definition of gullible:
Easily fooled
Easily changed
A sailor

Question: 11/16Pick the correct answer!


Define tenure:
To give a permanent post.
The genetic constitution of an individual organism.
Prepare (food) according to Jewish law.

Question: 12/16Pick the correct answer!


Which is another word for hungry?
Famished
Vapid
Satiated

Question: 13/16Pick the correct answer!


What is a pedometer?
Tool to count steps
A children's doctor?
Metric for a mile

Question: 14/16Pick the correct answer!


The opposite of potent is:
Wild
Weak
Strong

Question: 15/16Pick the correct answer!


Which of the following might you describe as quaint?
A puppy
An antique furniture item
A skyscraper

Question: 16/16Pick the correct answer!


Define innovation:
A new method, idea, product, etc.
(Of love or friendship) intimate and affectionate but not sexual.
Bitterness, resentment, or envy.
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