You Need An IQ of at Least 170 To Pass This Vocab Test. Can You Do It?

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Do you have a big way with words?

Are you a genius when it comes to your vocabulary? Take this quiz to see how well you know the the definitions of these terms!

 Apr 04, 2020

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If something is described as "caustic," it is:
Soft
Harsh
Colorful

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To give "homage" to something is to:
Break it
Forget it
Respect it

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What are you doing if you "elude" it?
Removing it
Avoiding it
Embracing it

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To "heed" something is to ____________ it.
Watch
listen to
Eat

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Stringent" means what?
Strict
Helpful
Lengthy

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Which is a synonym of "resilient"?
Unnpredictable
Adaptable
Sad

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To receive "sustenance" is to get ____________.
Food
Money
Inspired

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If you're "susceptible" to something you are what?
Avoiding it
Hiding it
Open to it

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A "surrogate" is also known as a:
Substitute
Fear
Failure

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To "solicit" is to:
Ask
Forgive
Copy

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If you "transcend" something, you:
Restrict it
Interrupt it
Overcome it

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A "terse" exchange is a ____________ exchange.
Brief
Sorrowful
Lengthy

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If someone calls you "myopic," that means you are:
Shortsighted
Intelligent
Jealous

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If a person is "volatile" they can also be described as:
Curious
Happy
Explosive

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To be "virtuoso" in activities is to be:
Horrible
Mediocre
Amazing

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A "vain" person is also known as a ____________ person.
Conceited
Successful
Shy

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To be "ebullient" is to be:
Frantic
Jealous
Healthy

18 of 18Choose your answer:

If something is "defunct" it is:
Inactive
Lively
Energetic
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If you're reading this, you just might think you have a mastery of words and know definitions better than most! Sure, some of these words are commonly used—in fact, you may use them every day, but do you know what they really mean?

Do you consider yourself person who thinks verbally? Are you an English language aficionado? Are you well spoken or even
a writer? 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, and see how well you score!

You may think you know words, but you won't know for sure how well you do until you take this quiz! Some words have more than one meaning. In fact—some words have multiple meanings are they aren't always clear! We've given you eighteen fun but challenging word definition questions. If you guess them correctly, congratulations—you are a wordsmith and 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. No matter what, there's always room for improvement. 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!