Word Salad: Do You Know The Meaning Of All These Words?

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Are you a wordsmith?

Test your English language and grammar skills and to see how well you know the definition of various words!

 May 21, 2018

1 of 18Pick your answer!

What does speculate mean?
To answer
To complain
To guess

2 of 18Pick your answer!

What is a document?
File
Printer
Book

3 of 18Pick your answer!

What does it mean to require something?
To shun
To dispose of
To need

4 of 18Pick your answer!

What is another word for guilty?
Responsible
Sad
Lost

5 of 18Pick your answer!

What does mood mean?
Sample
Beautiful
Feeling

6 of 18Pick your answer!

What's a synonym for dirt?
Mud
Weather
Rain

7 of 18Pick your answer!

What does confine mean?
Lose
Free
Quarantine

8 of 18Pick your answer!

What does evacuate mean?
Dismay
Permanent
Leave

9 of 18Pick your answer!

What does frigid mean?
Cold
Humid
Windy

10 of 18Pick your answer!

What's another word for fast?
Sluggish
Accurate
Speedy

11 of 18Pick your answer!

If you are starving, you're _____________.
Angry
Tired
Hungry

12 of 18Pick your answer!

To recall something means to what?
Forget
Remember
Count

13 of 18Pick your answer!

What does ongoing mean?
Moving
Continuing
Ending

14 of 18Pick your answer!

To discard something is to what?
Miss
Collect
Throw away

15 of 18Pick your answer!

What's another word for proxy?
Substitute
Charm
Destory

16 of 18Pick your answer!

What does utopia mean?
Village
Paradise
Limbo

17 of 18Pick your answer!

What does archaic mean?
Outdated
Modern
Necessary

18 of 18Pick your answer!

What does era mean?
Age
Month
Ancient
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Do you love words? Are you an English language aficionado? Are you all about proper grammar? Do you know your synonyms from your antonyms? Do you know that some words have multiple definitions depending on how they are used? Do you know that the same word may mean different things? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, then take this quiz on word definitions to see how well you score!

If you're reading this, you most certainly speak and write in English, and you may believe you have a mastery of the language. It is your mother tongue after all! But it's not until you take this quiz that you'll know for sure how well versed you are in English! Sure, some of these words are commonly used—in fact, you may use them every day, but do you know what they really mean?

You may think so, but let's see just how well you do! We've given you eighteen questions asking for either the definition of a word or a word closely related to it. If you guess them correctly, well—congratulations—you are a wordsmith and a champion with a passion for proper grammar! If you don't do so well, then you may want to crack open a book or take a few classes to brush up on your language skills—there's always room for improvement. Are you ready? Put on your thinking cap and give this quiz a go!