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

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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)
Surpassing the ordinary
Imperfect
Stupid

2 of 22What does this word mean?

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

3 of 22What does this word mean?

Contingent (adjective)
Impossible
Expensive
Subject to chance

4 of 22What does this word mean?

Gauge (verb)
To devour
To measure
To dig

5 of 22What does this word mean?

Dire (adj.)
Surplus
Serious or urgent
Ugly

6 of 22What does this word mean?

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

7 of 22What does this word mean?

Copious (adjective)
Plentiful
Minimal
Depressing

8 of 22What does this word mean?

Benevolent (adjective)
For children
Generous or kind
Deprived of

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)
Fussy
Useless
Distant

12 of 22What does this word mean?

Adulation (noun)
Misfortune
Infidelity
Excessive admiration

13 of 22What does this word mean?

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

14 of 22What does this word mean?

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

15 of 22What does this word mean?

Jargon (noun)
Dialect
Impulsive action
Wisdom

16 of 22What does this word mean?

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

17 of 22What does this word mean?

Loathe (verb)
Welcome
Love
Hate

18 of 22What does this word mean?

Jovial (adjective)
Young
Naive
Happy

19 of 22What does this word mean?

Boisterous (adjective)
Calm
Incorrect
Loud

20 of 22What does this word mean?

Titillate (verb)
Excite
Make fun of
Contemplate

21 of 22What does this word mean?

Precocious (adjective)
Intelligent
Eager
Cautious

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Sporadic (adjective)
Weird
Infrequent
Lazy
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