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

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Embed
To extract
Set securely
Put to rest

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

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Leery
Sneaking around
Frightening nature
Openly distrustful

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Detach
To become separated
Honor one's word
Welcome change

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

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

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

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

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

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Prod
Showcase possession or talent
Grow a plant
Push against gently

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Gaudy
Hidden
Minimal
Flashy

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Diabolical
Enormous
Boiling point
Evil

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Amicable
Friendly
Jugdmental
Distrust

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

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Shoddy
Protection from the sun
Betrayal of trust
Of inferior workmanship

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Daunting
A dangerous path
A difficult task
A steep road

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