Quiz: Only People With IQs 140+ Can Define These Advanced Words. Can You?

Are you well-defined?

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 Mar 11, 2019
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer:


What does it mean to "abdicate"?
Praise
Resign
Allow

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer:


What is a "cache"?
Money
A seal
Storage

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer:


What does "desert" mean?
To laugh
An arid place
To help

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer:


To "flesh" something out is to what?
Save it for later
Change its color
Add to it

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer:


What does it mean to "hear"?
To detect sound
To be in this place
To be able to sense something is wrong

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer:


What does "horde" mean?
To help
To collect
To specialize

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer:


What does "marinate" mean?
To apologize
To misspeak
To soak in liquid

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer:


What is a "novice"?
A professional
An amateur
An intellectual

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer:


What does it mean to "prescribe" something?
To lose something
To recommend it
To demand something

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer:


What is a "reign"?
Water that falls from the sky
The rule of a monarch
A strap used to control an animal's movements

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer:


What does "cite" mean?
To see something
To quote
A place

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer:


What does "throe" mean?
To laugh and cry at the same time
To spasm
To propel an object

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer:


What does it mean to "lose"?
To show sadness
To make less tight
To misplace

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer:


What is a "palette"?
Wooden platform
The bottom of a hole
A paint mixing board

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer:


What is a "parcel"?
Something that's previously occurred
Half of something
A package

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer:


What is a "founder"?
A fish
A rock
A person who created something

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer:


What does "taut" mean?
Stretched
Loose
Colorful

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer:


What does a "temblor" describe?
An ant
A smile
An earthquake
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Genius comes in all forms. Some people are great with numbers, while others can make beautiful music or art. Still, others have a way with the spoken and written word that rises above the norm. You may think you're pretty smart and have an extensive vocabulary, and you may even think you know word definitions, but you won't know for sure just how well-spoken or well-read you are until you take this quiz.

Do you think you have a high IQ? 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 just how smart you really are.

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 18 tough questions. If you guess them correctly, congratulations, your IQ is indeed off the charts. You'll be crowned an English language champion with a knack for proper grammar! But 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!