Quiz: Only Left-Brained People Can Define All Of These Words. Can You?

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Are you a left-brainiac?

Do words come naturally to you? See if you know the precise definitions of challenging words by taking this quiz!

 Jan 27, 2020

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The meaning of the word "archaic" is:
A building with several arches
An earlier, outdated time
A type of cheese

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To "exterminate" something is to:
Get rid of it
Fix it
Move it

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is a "cobbler"?
Someone who makes shoes
Someone who is flexible
Someone who is guarded

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does "interim" mean?
Temporary
Permanent
Coherent

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If you have a "proclivity" for something you:
Have a tendency toward it
Have a dislike of it
Fail to understand it

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To "dupe" someone is to:
Humor them
Trick them
Control them

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A synonym of "negligent" is:
Careless
Corpulent
Tired

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is a synonym of "entice"?
Fix
Tempt
Fight

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To have a "keen" memory is to be __________.
Confused
Sharp
Inaccurate

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Apparent" also means:
Infected
Challenging
Visible

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Flourish" describes what?
Growth
Knowledge
Presence

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To "confer" something is to:
Discuss it
Misinterpret it
Forgive it

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To "assent" is to __________.
Disagree
Agree

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To "heed" is to ___?
Disobey
Ignore
Pay attention

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To "appease" someone is to do what?
Soothe them
Judge them
Trap them

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Exertion" can also be seen as ___?
A physical or mental effort
Being monotoned
Being lazy

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A "prolific" person is also someone who is:
Productive
Lazy
Unwise

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To be "pomp" can be described as ___?
Vain
An outcast
A leader
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Are you well spoken? Are you analytical? Are you more into science, mathematics, and words for which there is no room for creative interpretation? Are you a person who's left brain thinking dictates your actions? Do you think you have what it takes to define words correctly? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, then take this quiz to see how your brain processes words for more logical than creative minds!

You may think you have a mastery of words and know definitions better than most, but this quiz is tough—you may not live up to the challenge! Yes, some of these words 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! You really have to think! We've given you eighteen fun but challenging word definition questions. If you guess them correctly, congratulations—your knowledge is indeed off the charts and you're 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, are you ready? Put on your thinking cap and give this quiz a go! It's a great way to tell if your brain is working as well as it should and if your communications are top notch too. Good luck!