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

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 Jul 10, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose the correct definition!


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

Question: 2/18Choose the correct definition!


Embed
Set securely
Put to rest
To extract

Question: 3/18Choose the correct definition!


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

Question: 4/18Choose the correct definition!


Leery
Sneaking around
Frightening nature
Openly distrustful

Question: 5/18Choose the correct definition!


Detach
Honor one's word
Welcome change
To become separated

Question: 6/18Choose the correct definition!


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

Question: 7/18Choose the correct definition!


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

Question: 8/18Choose the correct definition!


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

Question: 9/18Choose the correct definition!


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

Question: 10/18Choose the correct definition!


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

Question: 11/18Choose the correct definition!


Prod
Grow a plant
Push against gently
Showcase possession or talent

Question: 12/18Choose the correct definition!


Gaudy
Hidden
Flashy
Minimal

Question: 13/18Choose the correct definition!


Diabolical
Boiling point
Evil
Enormous

Question: 14/18Choose the correct definition!


Amicable
Distrust
Jugdmental
Friendly

Question: 15/18Choose the correct definition!


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

Question: 16/18Choose the correct definition!


Shoddy
Of inferior workmanship
Betrayal of trust
Protection from the sun

Question: 17/18Choose the correct definition!


Daunting
A difficult task
A dangerous path
A steep road

Question: 18/18Choose the correct definition!


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