Quiz: Do You Know The Meaning Of These 22 College Level Words?

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So you think you're a wordsmith?

Find out if you're as smart as you think by giving the definition of these English words which most people struggle with.

 Apr 15, 2020

1 of 22What does this word mean?

Uncanny (adjective)
Stupid
Imperfect
Surpassing the ordinary

2 of 22What does this word mean?

Devise (verb)
To plan or invent
To destroy
To reduce

3 of 22What does this word mean?

Contingent (adjective)
Expensive
Impossible
Subject to chance

4 of 22What does this word mean?

Gauge (verb)
To dig
To measure
To devour

5 of 22What does this word mean?

Dire (adj.)
Ugly
Serious or urgent
Surplus

6 of 22What does this word mean?

Convent (noun)
Familiar talk, discourse
A house of nuns
The opposite

7 of 22What does this word mean?

Copious (adjective)
Minimal
Depressing
Plentiful

8 of 22What does this word mean?

Benevolent (adjective)
Deprived of
Generous or kind
For children

9 of 22What does this word mean?

Efface (verb)
To to pour out
To produce, bring about
To destroy, forget

10 of 22What does this word mean?

Brazen (adjective)
Bold
Mild
Meek

11 of 22What does this word mean?

Futile (adjective)
Useless
Distant
Fussy

12 of 22What does this word mean?

Adulation (noun)
Infidelity
Excessive admiration
Misfortune

13 of 22What does this word mean?

Qualm (noun)
A feeling of unease
Wealth or success
A nun

14 of 22What does this word mean?

Precocious (adjective)
Advanced or talented at an early age
Ignorant
Cautious

15 of 22What does this word mean?

Jargon (noun)
Wisdom
Impulsive action
Dialect

16 of 22What does this word mean?

Eradicate (verb)
Destroy, remove
To observe carefully
To create, build

17 of 22What does this word mean?

Loathe (verb)
Welcome
Hate
Love

18 of 22What does this word mean?

Jovial (adjective)
Young
Happy
Naive

19 of 22What does this word mean?

Boisterous (adjective)
Calm
Incorrect
Loud

20 of 22What does this word mean?

Titillate (verb)
Make fun of
Excite
Contemplate

21 of 22What does this word mean?

Precocious (adjective)
Eager
Intelligent
Cautious

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Sporadic (adjective)
Lazy
Infrequent
Weird
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