Friday, February 24, 2012

Vocabulary Quiz - 107 (Improve Vocab)

1. Abscond
[A]To Equip
[C]Depart Secretly And Hide

2. Acknowledge
[B]Recognize, Admit
[C]Defamatory; Injurious To The Good Name Of A Person

3. Admonition
[A]Neat; Skillful
[D]Blues; Listlessness; Slack Period

4. Agenda
[A]Bully; Intimidate
[B]Items Of Business At A Meeting
[C]Substance That Prevents Infection
[D]Mass Of Floating Ice

5. Aloof
[B]An Artless Girl; An Actress Who Plays Such Parts
[C]Apart; Reserved
[D]Lower; Humiliate

6. Amoral
[B]Unreasonable Or Capricious; Imperious; Tyrannical; Despotic

7. Animus
[A]Scornful Remarks; Stinging Rebuke
[B]Hostile Feeling Or Intent
[C]Said Or Done In Jest
[D]Small Metallic Piece Sewn To Clothing For Ornamentation

8. Aphasia
[A]Ardent; Hot
[B]Occurring At The Same Time
[D]Loss Of Speech Due To Injury Or Illness

9. Arable
[A]Wretch; Villain
[B]Small Plane Surface (Of A Gem); A Side
[C]One Who Hates Mankind
[D]Fit For Plowing

10. Attenuate
[A]Accustom A Baby Not To Nurse; Give Up A Cherished Activity
[B]Enclosure For Birds
[C]Approach And Speak First To A Person
[D]Make Thin; Weaken

11. Averse
[B]Isolation Of Person Or Ship To Prevent Spread Of Infection
[C]Disease Communicator

12. Balm
[A]Put To Rout; Defeat; Disconcert
[B]Cut Away; Trim
[C]Something That Relieves Pain

13. Beholden
[A]Lessen In Value
[B]Remainder; Balance
[C]Nicety; Cunning; Guile; Delicacy
[D]Obligated; Indebted

14. Bereavement
[A]Lessen In Value
[B]State Of Being Valuable Or Loved
[C]Said Or Done In Jest
[D]Person Who Supports Or Proposes (An Idea)

15. Bloated
[A]Pertaining To The Aurora Borealis
[B]Swollen Or Puffed As With Water Or Air