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
Set securely
Put to rest
To extract

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

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Leery
Openly distrustful
Sneaking around
Frightening nature

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Detach
To become separated
Honor one's word
Welcome change

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

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

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

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Prod
Grow a plant
Showcase possession or talent
Push against gently

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Gaudy
Minimal
Hidden
Flashy

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Diabolical
Evil
Enormous
Boiling point

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Amicable
Distrust
Jugdmental
Friendly

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

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Shoddy
Of inferior workmanship
Protection from the sun
Betrayal of trust

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Daunting
A difficult task
A dangerous path
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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