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

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Decry
Criticized openly
Call for help
Hold back ones tears

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

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

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Deference
To show disregard
Respectful submission
A unique quality

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

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Diction
Choice of words
Accent
Quality of tone

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Didactic
Specific language rules
Intended for instruction
Manual labor

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

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Divergent
Deviating
Rebelling
Turning left

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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
Difficulty in hearing
Skillful in physical movements
Rough patch

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Diminish
To disappear
Decrease in size
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
A turn of events
Breaking a spell
Force to go away
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