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
Smother in sauce
Prove something wrong

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Decry
Call for help
Hold back ones tears
Criticized openly

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

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

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Despot
One who has total power and rules brutally
A blind follower
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
To show disregard
Respectful submission
A unique quality

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

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Diction
Quality of tone
Choice of words
Accent

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Didactic
Intended for instruction
Manual labor
Specific language rules

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

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Divergent
Rebelling
Turning left
Deviating

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

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Defiance
A broken engagement
A hostile challenge
Defending a virtue

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

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