How Advanced Is Your Vocab? Do You Know The Meaning Of These 21 Words?

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Find out whether your vocabulary is up to scratch by giving the definitions of confusing words like "altar" and "bough".

 Feb 05, 2018

1 of 21Pick your answer!

Altar
To change
A government position
A sacred table in a church

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Bare
Naked; to uncover
An omnivorous animal
To go without something

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Bough
Tree branch
Bow
Broach

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Complement
To get away with something
An addition that improves something
To praise or express approval

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Exert
Make a great effort
To take away something
A passage of a book

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Gaudy
Small or insignificant
Extravagant
Relating to God

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Grisly
A type of bear
Handsome
Gruesome, revolting

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Foreword
A legal document
Ahead
An introduction to a book

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Principle
A leader of a school
A fundamental rule or belief
A falsehood

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Emulate
Easy or trivial
To spark or light up
Strive to match by imitating

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Horde
A large crowd of people
To store things
A market

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Stationary
Not sleeping
Not moving
Not breathing

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Jovial
Happy or joyous
A tale or account
Childish

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Pragmatic
Containing two parts
Practical
Smart

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Recluse
To cause to flow
A person who is withdrawn from society
A person who is included

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Torturous
Full of pain or suffering
Full of twists; complex
Impossible

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Discrete
Acting in an overwhelming manner
Separate and distinct
Careful not to attract attention

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Tenacious
Crazy
Timid
Stubborn

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Euphoric
Confusing
Happy
Natural

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Parched
Excited
Thirsty
Standing

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Keen
Unsteady or unbalanced
Smart or sharp
A kneecap
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