Quiz: Are You Intelligent Enough To Define All These Advanced Vocab Words?

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Are you a wordsmith?

How well do you know the true meanings of some very tricky words? Take this quiz to show how advanced your vocabulary is.

 Aug 10, 2018
1 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What does "too" mean?
The number that follows one
Indicates movement, direction or connection
Also
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What does it mean to "lose"?
To fail
Not tight
To be confused
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To "appraise" is to do what?
To move something
To place a value on something
To inform someone of something
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If you're "bemused" you are what?
Sad
Amused
Bewildered
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What's another word for "numerous"?
Specific
Many
Few
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If you "accomplish" something you do what?
Lose
Achieve
Struggle
7 of 18Choose Your Answer:
A "copy" of something is what?
An original
A replica
Vintage
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If someone is "tardy," they are:
Early
Late
Past
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A "thief" is also a what?
Man
Robber
Owner
10 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What is a "bargain"?
Expensive
Prize
A deal
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The "summit" of a mountain is its what?
Slope
Face
Peak
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If something is "brief," it is what?
Short
Complicated
Long
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If you are "alert," you are what?
Watchful
Happy
Sleepy
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A "soldier" is also known as:
A warrior
A spy
An official
15 of 18Choose Your Answer:
Something that's "distant" is what?
Trying
Far
Offensive
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An "imitation" is:
Fake
Original
New
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If someone is reckless, they are:
Rash
Daring
Cautious
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To be "timid' is to be:
Warm
Outgoing
Shy
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You may think you have a pretty extensive vocabulary, and you may even think you know definitions better than most, but you won't know for sure just how well-spoken or well read you are until you take this quiz. Yes, some of the words in this quiz are commonly used. In fact, you may use them every day, but do you know what they really mean? Only time will tell—let's see just how well you do on this fun but challenging quiz!

Would you describe yourself as a wordsmith? Are you an English language aficionado? Are you well spoken? Do you enjoy writing? Do you have what some would consider a vast vocabulary? Do you sometimes use words that people don't readily understand? Do you play on words on a regular basis? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, then take this quiz to see how your brain processes your understanding of the English language and see how well you score!

Some words in our quiz have more than one meaning. In fact, some have multiple meanings, but they aren't always clear—you really have to think! We've given you eighteen tough questions. If you guess them correctly, congratulations, your genius for words is indeed off the charts. You'll be crowned an English language champion with a knack for proper grammar! If you don't do so well, then you may want to go back to the drawing board, crack open a book or take a few classes to brush up on your language skills. So, sit back, relax and find out which side of the vocabulary fence you're on! Good luck!