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:
Harsh
Colorful
Soft

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Stringent" means what?
Lengthy
Strict
Helpful

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To "solicit" is to:
Copy
Ask
Forgive

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

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
Shy
Successful

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

18 of 18Choose your answer:

If something is "defunct" it is:
Energetic
Inactive
Lively
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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!