Quiz: Most People Don’t Know The Meaning Of These 22 Long Words. Do You?

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 Jan 21, 2020

1 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Aggrandize
Increase the power of something
To make something smaller
To speculate about something

2 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Connoisseur
Expert in a field
A hotel receptionist
To whip something from scratch

3 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Demagogue
A fictional creature with two heads
A leader during ancient Roman times
A political leader

4 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Ambiguous
Unclear
All knowing
Very precise

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Apprehensive
Catching someone in the act
Fear of possible evil or harm
Imprisonment

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Barricade
Supporting a cause
Covering one's crime
Block off with barriers

7 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Conspicuous
Something obvious
Something small
Something subtle

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Eavesdrop
Gossiping to others
To suddenly appear out of nowhere
Listen without the speaker's knowledge

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Exasperation
Feeling of annoyance
Extremely tired
Sweating profusely

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Monotonous
Sounded or spoken in a tone with unvarying pitch
A calm singing voice
Take full control of a business

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Outlandish
Minimalistic decor
Grossly unconventional
A fugutive

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Recuperate
Restore to good health
Physical therapy
Massaging the muscles

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Repugnant
Bad odor
Offensive to the mind
Admiration for another person

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Antebellum
A female singer
A family heirloom
Belonging to a period before war

15 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Circumnavigate
To confuse someone with the use of trickery
A medical procedure for males
Travel completely around something

16 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Quantitative
Involving ideas
Involving concepts
Involving numbers

17 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Metamorphosis
Striking change in appearance
A butterfly sanctuary
Loving someone selflessly

18 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Scrupulous
Close attention to detail
Not caring
Generous

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Homogeneous
Similar kind or nature
Words that sound the same but have different meanings
Belonging to the opposite sex

20 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Incontrovertible
Conversion from automatic to manual control
Impossible to deny
Planting an idea in someone's head

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Nanotechnology
Engineering that involves manipulating atoms and molecules
Stem cell reproduction
Advanced technology found in plants

22 of 22Choose the correct meaning!

Nomenclature
A system of words used to name things in a discipline
A religious cult
One's given name
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