Quiz: These 22 Words Are Used By PhD's Only. Do YOU Know What They Mean?

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People with Ph.D.'s talk in a way that might be a little more complex than normal! Can you keep up with the language!

 Mar 29, 2020

1 of 22Define this word!

Tenure (Verb)
A practical explanation
Develop a skill
A permanent position

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Innovative (Adjective)
Concurrence of opinion
Immeasurably small
Creating new methods

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Sustainability (Noun)
Perform an act
Maintain a certain rate
Have in mind as a purpose

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Collaborative (Adjective)
Conducted by two or more parties working together
Consume all of one's attention
Some situation that is thought about

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Obtain (Verb)
Conducting an experiment
Deficient in quantity
Come into possession of

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Stock (Verb)
Capital raised by a corporation
To split into two or more branches
An abstract idea

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Appoint (Verb)
Pursuit of education
Assign a duty
A physical structure

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Revere (Verb)
A figure of speech
Construct something large
Feeling of deep respect for something

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Abhorrent (adjective)
Disgusting or repugnant
Unproductive
A planned undertaking

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Raw (Adjective)
Express an idea
Have an influence upon
Unrefined

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Revise (Verb)
Give an interpretation of
Bring into existence
Re-examine and make alterations

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Perpetual (Adjective)
A variety of different things
Never ending
Requiring strenuous effort

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Quintessential (adjective)
Unimportant
Occurring in the middle of another event
Representing a perfect example

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Synonymous (Adjective)
Declare a statement
Continue to exit
Having a similar meaning

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Intermittent (Adjective)
Be oppressive
Not continuous or steady
Lack of respect

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Hypothesis (Noun)
Make a great effort
Report a case
An educated guess

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Analytical (Adjective)
Logical reasoning
Never ending
Fixed in your purpose

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Ambivalence (noun)
Extreme concentration
Something out of the norm
Being uncertain or stuck between choices

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Egregious (adjective)
Small
Extremely bad
Humble

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Allude (Verb)
To make something obvious
To secretly or subtly mention something
To consent or permit

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Eloquent (adjective)
Firmly established
Wealthy
Having refined communication skills

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Pinnacle (noun)
The roof of a building
Highest level or degree
A pyramid shape
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