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

2 of 16Pick your answer!

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

3 of 16Pick your answer!

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

4 of 16Pick your answer!

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

5 of 16Pick your answer!

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

6 of 16Pick your answer!

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

7 of 16Pick your answer!

What does this word mean? Uncanny
Strange
Agressive
Unoriginal

8 of 16Pick your answer!

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

9 of 16Pick your answer!

Define this word: aloud
Out loud
Permitted
Forbidden

10 of 16Pick your answer!

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

11 of 16Pick your answer!

Uncertain or having mixed feelings
Accumen
Aggrandize
Ambivalent

12 of 16Pick your answer!

Define this word: ostracize
Baby ostrich
Exclude
Make smaller

13 of 16Pick your answer!

What does this word mean? Cue
A a line of people or vehicles
A thick section of hair
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 young deer
A mythical being, part man, part goat
Acting in a timid way

16 of 16Pick your answer!

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