Quiz: Do You Know The Meaning Of All These Words That Start With SP?

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Are you special?

Can you define these eighteen difficult words that start with the letters "sp"? Take this quiz to find out!

 Sep 16, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does it mean to be specific?
Obscure
Normal
Clearly defined

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If something is spacious, it's what?
Roomy
Small
Bright

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If something happens sporadically, when does it happen?
All the time
Intermittently
Annually

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If you've been described as a spitfire, what are you?
Funny
Calm
Bad tempered

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If someone is spastic, what are they?
Angry
Graceful
Clumsy

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A sphinx is a mythical creature with the head of a human and the body of a _______.
Lion
Porcupine
Monkey

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A spigot is also known as a what?
Broom
Toilet
Faucet

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If someone is spendy, they are:
Extravagant
Broke
Cheap

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does spunky mean?
Calm
Bored
Spirited

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If you use something sparingly, how do you use it?
In small amounts
In large quantities
Roughly

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Sprinters are also known as:
Runners
Baseball players
Skater

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Spelunking is the act of:
Exploring caves
Making sculptures
Cooking sauces

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A spinster is what kind of person?
An unmarried woman
A widowed man
A person who's been married more than once

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To be spontaneous is to be:
Impulsive
Bored
Measured

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

To be spellbound is to be what?
Sad
Enthralled
Humorous

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If something is spotless it is:
Muddy
Clean
Unorganized

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Specter is another word for what?
Dolphin
Ghost
Farmer

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A sparrow is what kind of animal?
Fish
Reptile
Bird
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Are you well spoken? Do you have spunk? Do you consider your wordsmithing talents to be special? Do you have what some would consider specific talents for writing or speaking? 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 starting with the letters "sp"!

You may think you have a mastery of words and know definitions better than most, but this quiz is tough—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—some have multiple meanings and 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!