Quiz: If You Can Define These 22 Words, You're Undeniably Intelligent

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How high is your word IQ?!

How well do you know word definitions? Tell us what these words mean in this fun but challenging quiz!

 Mar 26, 2020

1 of 22Choose Your Answer:

To "sojourn" is to:
Visit
Rent
Chat

2 of 22Choose Your Answer:

To feel "restive" is to feel:
Creative
Uneasy
Supportive

3 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Being "prosperous" is to be:
Challenged
Assertive
Wealthy

4 of 22Choose Your Answer:

A "venerable" teacher is a ___ teacher.
Respectable
Gracious
Annoying

5 of 22Choose Your Answer:

"Procrastinating" on a project is:
Finishing it
Starting it
Delaying it

6 of 22Choose Your Answer:

A "perverse" person is an ___ person.
Flawless
Unbalanced
Improper

7 of 22Choose Your Answer:

If someone is quickly "repudiated," they are:
Quickly denied
Quickly guarded
Quickly approached

8 of 22Choose Your Answer:

A "nonchalant" answer is an ___ answer.
Long-winded
Indifferent
Muddled

9 of 22Choose Your Answer:

To be "frugal" is to be:
Right
Cheap
Responsible

10 of 22Choose Your Answer:

To have "reverence" is to have:
Loyalty
Respect
Skill

11 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Making an "insinuation" means to make a(n):
Suggestion
Motion
Apology

12 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Getting "retribution" means to seek:
A solution
Revenge
Control

13 of 22Choose Your Answer:

An "insidious" statement can be described as a(n) ___ statement.
Deceitful
Compelling
Remarkable

14 of 22Choose Your Answer:

Joining in the "scrutiny" is:
Fighting
Being careful
Arguing

15 of 22Choose Your Answer:

To possess "acumen" is to have:
Rhythm
Creativity
Intelligence

16 of 22Choose Your Answer:

A group's "camaraderie" describes its:
Formality
Friendship
Judgement

17 of 22Choose Your Answer:

When someone "abides" they ___.
Escape
Tolerate
Dream

18 of 22Choose Your Answer:

I "acquiesce" to your idea.
Agree
Add
Disagree

19 of 22Choose Your Answer:

A "cantankerous" man is a ___ man.
Anxious
Cranky
Sorrowful

20 of 22Choose Your Answer:

A "calamitous" wedding is:
Festive
Disastrous
Colorful

21 of 22Choose Your Answer:

An "inebriated" college student is:
Studious
Drunk
Lazy

22 of 22Choose Your Answer:

An "ingenious" invention is a ___ invention.
Solid
Clever
Adaptable
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Are you the type of person who likes to speak intelligently? Do you consider yourself to be an English language aficionado? Are you fond of your verbal and communication skills? Do you have what some would consider a vast vocabulary? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, then take this quiz to see how your brain processes words!

If you're reading this, you just might think you have a mastery of words and know definitions better than most! However, you won't know for sure until you take this quiz. Sure, some of these words are commonly used—in fact, you may use them every day, but do you know what they really mean? If you believe you do, now is your chance to see just how well you'll actually do!

We've given you 25 fun but challenging word definition questions. If you guess them correctly, congratulations — you are a wordsmith and English language champion who has 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. No matter what, there is only one way to find out the truth!

Are you ready? The time has come to put on your thinking cap and give this quiz a go! It is time to find out if your brain is working as well as it should and if your communication is top notch too. Good luck!