Quiz: Are You Intelligent Enough to Know the Meaning of These Long Words?

Are long words your jam?

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 Aug 25, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer:


If you're cynical, you're what?
Quiet
Suspicious
Knowledgeable

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer:


If you're an amateur, what are you?
Technical
Novice
patient

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer:


Practical means what?
Disorganized
Sensible
Frivolous

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer:


What does jubilation mean?
Joy
Destruction
Sadness

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer:


If someone is supportive, they are what?
Encouraging
Bored
Scared

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer:


If something its elegant it's what?
Fancy
Cheap
Plain

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer:


A projection is also what?
A problem
An objection
An estimate

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer:


A suspicion is also a what?
Belief
Example
Attack

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer:


What means to abbreviate something?
To end
To shorten
To lengthen

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer:


To concentrate is to:
Enter
Focus
Leave

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer:


Typically also means what?
Occasionally
Never
Usually

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer:


To scrutinize is to what?
Examine carefully
Ignore
Gloss over

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer:


If someone is impetuous, what do they do?
Act quickly
Become angry
Act carefully

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer:


What does indignant mean?
Warm
Depressed
Angry

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer:


What is the meaning of irksome?
Handsome
Disagreeable
Friendly

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer:


If something is colossal it's what?
Gigantic
Frantic
Pedantic

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer:


To chortle is to what?
Cry
Laugh
Worry

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer:


To expound on something is to what?
To rule it
To explain it
To avoid it
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Would you describe yourself as a wordsmith? Do you love difficult words? Are you well-spoken, or do you enjoy writing? Do you have what some would consider a vast vocabulary? 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, and see how well you score!

You may think you have a mastery of words and know definitions better than most, but this quiz is tough, and 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! Some words in our quiz have more than one meaning. In fact, some have multiple meanings are they aren't always clear—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!