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

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You'll have to be quite ASTUTE to know all these A words!

Just because A is the first letter in the alphabet, words that start with A aren't always easy! Let's see how you do!

 Oct 19, 2018

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What does the word "Approximately" mean?
Something is way above average
Something is almost, but not completely accurate or exact
Something that is balancing between two other things

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Which of these "A" words means "wildly unreasonable and illogical"?
Abscess
Abrupt
Absurd

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Carol cared more about her __________, homework deadlines, and college assignments, than she cared about her social life!
Abdomens
Arsenic
Academics

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What does the word "Acclaim" mean?
Praise enthusiastically and publicly
To find a missing item
Possessively own something

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Which of these "A" words means "To successfully reach a goal"?
Ancient
Anchovy
Achieve

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Did you know that OMG is an ____________ for Oh My Gosh?
Acoustic
Acronym
Angular

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What does the word "Acquire" mean?
To lose something of value
To buy or obtain for oneself
To ask a question

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Which of these "A" words means "Sticky and able to remain placed to a surface or object"?
Adhesive
Abhor
Adaptation

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Valentine's Day is a day for secret ___________ to tell the one they love how they feel!
Admirers
Acrobats
Armrests

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What does the word "Ambush" mean?
A surprise attack by people lying in wait in a concealed position
A stringed instrument
A bush on the edge of a park or neighborhood

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Which of these "A" words means "to cause someone to feel isolated or estranged"?
Ambiance
Amplify
Alienate

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Julie was battling an ____________ and checked herself into a rehab facility for treatment.
Amicable
Altitude
Addiction

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True or false: When you lose all five of your senses (touch, sight, etc) it is called "Amnesia".
False
True

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What does the word "Analysis" mean?
Detailed examination or scrutiny of something
Of a circuit or device having an output
Short account of an incident

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Since she was unable to get pregnant on her own, Christine decided to visit an __________ agency to see about taking in someone else's child.
Adoption
Agriculture
Argument

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True or false: "Apocalypse" is defined as being the complete and final destruction of the world.
True
False

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Cheryl inhaled the kitchen's delicious __________ of chocolate chip cookies, vanilla cake, and brownies.
Aroma
Autistic
Assembly

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What does the word "Arousal" mean?
The physical state of being stimulated
A prisoner's final phone conversation
A lack of any religious faith
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

You know plenty of words that start with the letter "A"! Words like Abandons, Abapical, Abasedly, Abashing, Abatable, Abatises, Abattoir, Abductor, and Abbatial. You know words like Abbesses, Abdicate, Abdomens, Abducent, Abducted, and Aberrant come easy for you! Words that start with the letter "A" are great because they start with the first letter of our wonderful alphabet! Being at the beginning of the alphabet is nice because "A" words are hard to miss or ignore! You have words like Abetment, Abettals, Abetters, Abetting, Abeyance, and Abhorred totally memorized! You also have words like Abidance, Abjectly, Abjurers, Abjuring, Ablating, Ablation, and Ablative completely down pat! Your vocabulary, especially when it comes to "A" words is simply pristine! Words like Ablators, Ablegate, Ableism, Ableist, Abluent, Ablution, Abnegate, Abnormal, and Aborters are super easy "A" words for a woman like you too! We are sure you know just as many "B" words, "C" words, and so forth, but for this quiz, let's just focus on the "A" words that you know so well! Words like Abounded, Abrading, Abrasion, Abrasive, Abreacts, Abridged, Abridger, and Abrogate are some other easy "A" words for you too! Keeping up with the English language can be extremely fun and rewarding when you can keep up your vocab skills with knowledge on words that come from each letter in our alphabet. There are so many "A" words to choose from that when you flip through a dictionary, it truly does take quite a while to finally reach the "B" section!