Quiz: Can You Define All Of These Tricky Vocab Words?

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How many of these vocabulary words can you define? This quiz will test how well versed you are in the English language!

 May 04, 2020

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Quaint (adj.)
Cold
Colorful and bright
Charming and unique

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Brazen (adj.)
Overflowing
Mild
Bold

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Famish (noun)
A mutiny
To abolish
Extreme hunger

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Parched (adj.)
Sadness
Extreme thirst
Excitement

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Contingent (adj.)
Subject to chance
Highly likely
Impossible

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Enunciate (verb)
Pronounce clearly
To deteriorate
To commit a crime

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Dire (adj.)
Overwhelming
Extremely serious or urgent
Ugly

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Gullible (adj.)
Easily fooled
Luxurious
Constantly relaxed

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Inferior (adj.)
Relentless
Unoriginal
Lower in rank

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Vapid (adj.)
Minimalistic
Overbearing
Offering nothing of substance

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Conundrum (noun)
A container of fish
An expression of guilt
A confusing and difficult problem

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Condone (verb)
To finish
To disapprove
To overlook or allow

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Taut (adj.)
Pulled tight
Past tense of teach
Loose

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Stark (adj.)
Very plain
Strong
Detailed and specific

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Satiated (adj.)
Minced
Satisfied
Extremely exhausted

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Refute (verb)
To agree
To prove to be untrue
To return to one's home land

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Egregious (adj.)
Extremely bad
Confusing
Muted or subtle

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Ambiguous (adj.)
Obvious
Intricately detailed
Unclear or vague

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Brevity (noun)
Having meaning or value
The quality of being brief
A feeling of unease

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Dubious (adj.)
Clumsy
Doubtful
Proper

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Candor (noun)
An increase or growth
Fearful expectation of something
The trait of being honest and frank

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Exacerbate (verb)
To put into use
To do something extremely well
To make worse

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Nuance (noun)
The beginning or early stages
Judgment based on observations
A subtle difference in meaning

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Diligence (noun)
Disagreement
Being committed to a task
A lack of respect

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Fiscal (adj.)
Small
Unsure or wary
Related to money

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Tentative (adj.)
See-through
Dangerous or unstable
Not yet finalized

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Scrupulous (adj.)
Paying great attention to detail
Spontaneous or unpredictable
Running low on supply

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Objectivity (noun)
Judgment based on emotions or opinions
Judgment based on observations instead of emotions or opinions
Any object

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Feasibility (noun)
The practicality or possibility of something
Flexible muscles
Excessive jealousy

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Erratic (adj.)
Annoying
Having no fixed course
Intimate

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Malleable (adj.)
Superficial
Capable of being moved or changed
Edible

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Pinnacle (noun)
A rough example
A triangular object
Highest level or degree

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Pragmatic (adj.)
Modest
Practical, useful
Set in stone, unchangeable

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Epitome (noun)
A perfect example of a particular quality or type
A device for keeping tempo
The opposite of something

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Surmount (verb)
To get on top of or overcome
To weaken
To have any amount

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Instigate (verb)
To make sense of something
To separate
Provoke or stir up

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Bane (noun)
A tree after it's leaves have shed
A place of comfort
A cause of great distress or annoyance

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Maverick (noun)
A beginner
An unorthodox or independent-minded person
A person who is very skilled at something

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Articulate (adj.)
Small and confined
Extremely particular
Spoken clearly

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Cognition (noun)
A formal meeting
The act or process of knowing
The act of blending in

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Paradox (noun)
A place of worship
A myth or fable
A self-contradictory statement

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Myriad (noun)
A very great number of persons or things
A group that separates itself from society
A mirage

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Jargon (noun)
The language specific to a particular group or preofession
Argumentative banter
The ability to dance with rhythm

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Abysmal (adj.)
Extremely good
Extremely bad
Round or spherical

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Loathe (verb)
To feel intense hatred
To celebrate
To give details

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Qualm (noun)
A nun
A recommendation
A feeling of unease

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Rescind (verb)
To cancel officially
To volunteer
To endorse

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Abdicate (verb)
To rise up
To win a war
To give up a position

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Cobbler (noun)
Someone who mixes cocktails
Someone who grows peaches
Someone who repairs shoes

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Fastidious (adjective)
Behaving wildly and off the wall
Deliberately inappropriate humor
Excessively particular or demanding
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