Quiz: No One Knows The Meaning Of All Of These D Words. Do You?

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 Oct 12, 2018

1 of 18Choose the correct definition!

Debase
Lower the quality or esteem of something
Prove something wrong
Smother in sauce

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Decry
Criticized openly
Hold back ones tears
Call for help

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Deferential
Show respect for one's authority
Take an opposing stance
To stand out among a crowd or group

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Deride
To laugh at mockingly
A block in one's path
Obtaining full authority

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Despot
A blind follower
One who has total power and rules brutally
To make changes such as renovation

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Diligent
Showing care in doing one’s work
To mimic someone else's action
Following a set of rules

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Deference
Respectful submission
A unique quality
To show disregard

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Dialect
A foreign language
A set of rules in a culture
A special variety of language

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Diction
Quality of tone
Choice of words
Accent

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Didactic
Manual labor
Specific language rules
Intended for instruction

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Dissertation
An assessment of a situation
A written essay or thesis
One's own conclusion

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Divergent
Turning left
Deviating
Rebelling

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Debris
An easy course
Recycled elements
Remains of something that has been destroyed

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Defiance
A hostile challenge
Defending a virtue
A broken engagement

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Deft
Skillful in physical movements
Rough patch
Difficulty in hearing

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Diminish
Decrease in size
A leap of faith
To disappear

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Disdain
A tortuous and twisted shape or position
To disappoint a higher authority
Lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike

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Dispel
Force to go away
A turn of events
Breaking a spell
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