Quiz: Only 5% Of People Can Match The Proper Word To These 16 Definitions

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See how good you really are with words by taking this quiz and matching up these notoriously difficult words with their correct definitions.

 Feb 07, 2018

1 of 16Pick your answer!

Advocate
A lazy person
A person who pleads for a person, cause, or idea
A person who is opposed to nearly everything

2 of 16Pick your answer!

The state of being sober and not intoxicated by alcohol
Staid
Sobriety
Spurious

3 of 16Pick your answer!

Negligent
Characterized by undue lack of attention or concern
Characterized by good luck
Characterized by maliciousness

4 of 16Pick your answer!

What is another word for "keen"?
Sharp
Young
Lopsided

5 of 16Pick your answer!

To hinder or prevent, as an effort, plan, or desire
Evince
Foil
Extol

6 of 16Pick your answer!

Define this word: aisle
A passage between rows of seats
An island
A point made

7 of 16Pick your answer!

What does this word mean? Uncanny
Unoriginal
Agressive
Strange

8 of 16Pick your answer!

Which of these words means: wish, long, or crave for
Construe
Covet
Connive

9 of 16Pick your answer!

Define this word: aloud
Forbidden
Out loud
Permitted

10 of 16Pick your answer!

What does this word mean? Irony
An exaggeration
An event that seems deliberately contrary to what one expects
A lie told with careful planning

11 of 16Pick your answer!

Uncertain or having mixed feelings
Aggrandize
Ambivalent
Accumen

12 of 16Pick your answer!

Define this word: ostracize
Exclude
Baby ostrich
Make smaller

13 of 16Pick your answer!

What does this word mean? Cue
A thick section of hair
A a line of people or vehicles
A signal for action; a wooden rod

14 of 16Pick your answer!

Which of these words means: a foot-operated lever
Peddle
Pedal
Petal

15 of 16Pick your answer!

Define this word: fawn
A mythical being, part man, part goat
A young deer
Acting in a timid way

16 of 16Pick your answer!

What does this word mean? Desert
The sweet course of a meal
A waterless, empty area; to abandon someone
A fee that seems unfair
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