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

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Decry
Criticized openly
Call for help
Hold back ones tears

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

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

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

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

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Deference
Respectful submission
A unique quality
To show disregard

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

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Diction
Choice of words
Accent
Quality of tone

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Didactic
Specific language rules
Manual labor
Intended for instruction

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

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Divergent
Deviating
Turning left
Rebelling

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

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Defiance
A broken engagement
A hostile challenge
Defending a virtue

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Deft
Skillful in physical movements
Difficulty in hearing
Rough patch

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Diminish
Decrease in size
To disappear
A leap of faith

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

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