IQ Quiz: Only English Champions Can Define These 25 Advanced Words

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This quiz requires everyone to define challenging words correctly. It's time to flex the brain's muscles! Good luck!

 Feb 16, 2020

1 of 25Choose Your Answer:

What does "demeanor" mean?
Operation
Mask
Manner

2 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To be "compliant" is to be:
Cruel
Tasteful
Submissive

3 of 25Choose Your Answer:

Which is a synonym of "exquisite"?
Mild
Durable
Superb

4 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To "deluge" is to:
Overwhelm
Bother
Feed

5 of 25Choose Your Answer:

If someone is "exuberant," they are:
Sincere
Funny
Spirited

6 of 25Choose Your Answer:

If something is "feasible," it is:
Wrong
Far
Possible

7 of 25Choose Your Answer:

A synonym of "elaborate" is:
Sad
Colorful
Fancy

8 of 25Choose Your Answer:

"Contention" means to have a:
Discussion
Meeting
Conflict

9 of 25Choose Your Answer:

If something is at "crescendo," it's at:
Its decline
It location
Its peak

10 of 25Choose Your Answer:

If someone lives in a "bucolic" location, they live in:
The suburbs
The city
A rural area

11 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To be "ecstatic" is to be:
Loud
Angry
Joyful

12 of 25Choose Your Answer:

Which is a synonym of bolster?
Support
Juggle
Disregard

13 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To be "elated" is to be:
Delighted
Beautiful
Confused

14 of 25Choose Your Answer:

What does "context" mean?
Setting
Story
Character

15 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To "augment" something is to:
Increase it
Save it
Decorate it

16 of 25Choose Your Answer:

Which is a synonym of "contempt"?
Turmoil
Scorn
Pity

17 of 25Choose Your Answer:

"Consolation" means to:
Comfort
Inspire
Blame

18 of 25Choose Your Answer:

"Levity" is another word for:
Justice
Value
Humor

19 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To "lament" something is to ___ it.
Fulfill
Value
Mourn

20 of 25Choose Your Answer:

Which is a synonym of "flamboyant"?
Faithful
Flashy
Hollow

21 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To "laud" something is to:
Damage it
Hate it
Praise it

22 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To be "formidable" is to be:
Shallow
Impressive
Endless

23 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To have "conviction" is to have:
Certainty
Generosity
Bravado

24 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To "behoove" is to:
Concern
Benefit
Order

25 of 25Choose Your Answer:

To be "belligerent" is to be:
Fast
Combative
Delicate
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