Quiz: Almost No One Can Define These 16 Common Words. Can You?

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Are you good with words?

Take this quiz and choose the correct definitions for common words that are often misused, like "literally".

 Oct 30, 2017
1 of 16Pick your answer!
What does this word mean: Nauseous
To feel fine
To cause feelings of illness
To feel ill
2 of 16Pick your answer!
Which of these words refers to something being severe?
Mild
Long-term
Chronic
3 of 16Pick your answer!
What does this word mean: Disinterested
Angry
Bored
Neutral
4 of 16Pick your answer!
Which of these words refers to there being more than is needed?
Plethora
Selection
Collection
5 of 16Pick your answer!
What does this word mean: Irony
Something different to what you were expecting
Something funny
Something untrue
6 of 16Pick your answer!
Which of these words refers to something actually happening?
Figuratively
Literally
Metaphorically
7 of 16Pick your answer!
What does this word mean: Travesty
A mockery
A miracle
Something terrible
8 of 16Pick your answer!
Which of these words refers to good judgment and showing caution?
Reckless
Discrete
Discreet
9 of 16Pick your answer!
What does this word mean: Ultimate
The last one
The best one
The first one
10 of 16Pick your answer!
Which of these words refers to adding to something?
Complement
Insult
Compliment
11 of 16Pick your answer!
What does this word mean: Peruse
To observe in depth
To browse
To skim over
12 of 16Pick your answer!
Which of these words refers to something given in return for effort?
Prize
Award
Reward
13 of 16Pick your answer!
What does this word mean: Bemused
Confused
Used
Amused
14 of 16Pick your answer!
Which of these words refers to something happening by chance?
Fortunately
Fortuitous
Luckily
15 of 16Pick your answer!
What does this word mean: Compelled
To do something voluntarily
To do something with someone
To be forced or obligated
16 of 16Pick your answer!
Which of these words is not a real word?
Notwithstanding
Regardless
Irregardless
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