Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Vocabulary Quiz - 81

1. Blurt
[A]Corruption; Wickedness
[B]Utter Impulsively
[D]Clash In Opinion; Rubbing Against

2. Bovine
[A]Change Of Form
[C]Failure To Do
[D]Cowlike; Placid And Dull

3. Brawn
[A]Critical Point
[B]Muscular Strength; Sturdiness
[C]Scold; Rant
[D]Fertility; Fruitfulness

4. Brochure
[A]Young Woman Making Formal Entrance In Society
[B]Stupid Person
[C]Not Active; Acted Upon

5. Buffoonery
[A]Objects That Are Showy, Valueless, Deceptive
[C]Joining; Associating With
[D]Repudiation; Self-Sacrifice

6. Bungle
[A]Hang Around; Linger
[B]Brown Mixed With Gray Or White
[C]Spoil By Clumsy Behavior
[D]Unselfishly Generous, Concerned For Others

7. Calamity
[A]Refine; Purify
[B]Narrate Or Tell; Count Over Again
[D]Disaster; Misery

8. Canine
[A]Condition Of Being Crammed Full; Glutted State; Repletion
[C]Related To Dogs; Dog-Like

9. Cantata
[A]Indifference; Lack Of Interest
[B]Causing Insensitivity To Pain
[C]Frustrate; Perplex
[D]Story Set In Music, To Be Sung By A Chorus

10. Capitulate
[A]Not Material; Not Able To Be Perceived By Touch
[B]Infamy; Vilification
[D]Sorcery; Magic

11. Caricature
[A]Easily Understood
[B]Not Active; Acted Upon
[C]Distortion; Burlesque
[D]Argumentative; Fond Of Argument

12. Carping
[A]Lover Of Luxury
[B]Lead Astray; Wheedle
[C]Finding Fault
[D]Lustfulness; Impurity In Thought And Deed

13. Catapult
[A]Twistings ; Distortions
[B]Sharp, Bitterly Pungent
[C]Slingshot; A Hurling Machine
[D]Boisterous; Noisy

14. Catharsis
[B]Purging Or Cleansing Away Any Passage Of The Body
[C]Wooden; Impersonal
[D]Deduce; Conclude

15. Caustic
[A]Pretend; Conceal By Feigning
[C]Sneer; Like Cobwebs
[D]Burning; Sarcastically Biting