Quiz: Do You Actually Know the Meaning of All These PhD Level Words?

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How many of these PhD level words do you really know? Are you smart enough to get your doctorate degree? Find out now by taking our vocabulary quiz!

 Jul 10, 2018

1 of 18Choose the correct definition!

Discomfit
Cause to lose one's composure
To suppress discomfort
To outgrow a clothing item

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Embed
To extract
Set securely
Put to rest

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Relegate
Uphold status quo
Assign to a lower position
Deregulate policy and procedure

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Leery
Sneaking around
Frightening nature
Openly distrustful

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Detach
Honor one's word
Welcome change
To become separated

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Protract
Lengthen time
Withdraw one's support
Trapped in a container

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Indenture
Formal agreement as to terms of a debt
Cause pain and suffering
Fake set of teeth

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Ethos
The distinctive spirit of a culture
Demoralizing nature
Set of rules and guidelines

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Eschew
Chewing rapidly
Multiple sneezes usually caused by allergens
Avoid or stay away

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Pessimist
Someone who expects the best
Someone who expects the worst
Someone who is realistic

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Prod
Push against gently
Grow a plant
Showcase possession or talent

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Gaudy
Hidden
Minimal
Flashy

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Diabolical
Boiling point
Enormous
Evil

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Amicable
Jugdmental
Friendly
Distrust

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Banal
To be particular of certain tasks
Reject people's perspective
Lacking originality

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Shoddy
Protection from the sun
Betrayal of trust
Of inferior workmanship

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Daunting
A steep road
A difficult task
A dangerous path

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Dwindle
Become smaller or lose interest
To steal someone's idea
Lost in translation
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