Quiz: If You Can Define These 21 Terms, Your IQ Is in the 99th Percentile

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Are you as smart as you think you are?

How well do you know some difficult words? Take this test to find out if your high IQ improves your chances of having a good vocabulary now!

 Aug 16, 2018
1 of 21Choose Your Answer:
What is a boar?
A person of Dutch descent
A wild pig
A rude person
2 of 21Choose Your Answer:
What does broach mean?
To discuss a topic
To break the law
To laugh loudly
3 of 21Choose Your Answer:
What does it mean to be defiant?
To be bold
To be trustworthy
To be kind
4 of 21Choose Your Answer:
What does it mean to defend something?
To watch
To protect
To ignore
5 of 21Choose Your Answer:
To permit something is to what?
Allow it
Make a decision on it
Collect it
6 of 21Choose Your Answer:
What does challenge mean?
Difficulty
Excuse
Disappointment
7 of 21Choose Your Answer:
If something is sanitary, it is what?
Broken
Clean
Dirty
8 of 21Choose Your Answer:
What does unique mean?
Special
Common
Honorable
9 of 21Choose Your Answer:
If something is complex, it is what?
Easy
Colorful
Complicated
10 of 21Choose Your Answer:
What does it mean to honor?
To respect
To fear
To dismiss
11 of 21Choose Your Answer:
If something is subtle, it is what?
Hard
Delicate
Rough
12 of 21Choose Your Answer:
If a person is sociable, they are what?
Friendly
Erratic
Shy
13 of 21Choose Your Answer:
A residence is a what?
Business
Garage
Home
14 of 21Choose Your Answer:
What does serene mean?
Energetic
Peaceful
Loud
15 of 21Choose Your Answer:
If someone is refined they are what?
Angry
Polite
Funny
16 of 21Choose Your Answer:
To fasten is to what?
Loosen
Attach
Separate
17 of 21Choose Your Answer:
To forecast is to do what?
Predict
Listen
Look back
18 of 21Choose Your Answer:
What does experiment mean?
Chance
Test
Meal
19 of 21Choose Your Answer:
Frankly is another word for what?
Solidly
Honestly
Abruptly
20 of 21Choose Your Answer:
To sacrifice something is to what?
Give it up
Keep it
Break it
21 of 21Choose Your Answer:
To seize something is to what?
Take it
Draw it
Sell it
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

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!

You may think you have a pretty extensive vocabulary, and you may even think you know definitions better than most, but you won't know for sure just how well-spoken or well-read you are until you take this quiz. Yes, some of the words in this quiz are commonly used. In fact, you may use them every day, but do you know what they really mean? As a person verging on genius, we have a feeling you'll do great, but there's only one way to find out!

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 eighteen 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!