Monday, March 12, 2012

Vocabulary Quiz - 117 (Online English Learning)

1. Constraint
[A]Generous Gift
[B]Jargon Of Thieves; Pious Phraseology
[C]Compulsion; Repression Of Feelings
[D]Small Plane Surface (Of A Gem); A Side

2. Converge
[A]Verging Upon The Improper; Offcolor
[B]Blessed; Consecrated
[C]Exhale; Become Known; Happen
[D]Come Together

3. Counterpart
[A]Boisterous; Noisy
[B]Green; Fresh
[C]A Thing That Completes Another; Things Very Much Alike

4. Crux
[A]Bantering; Comical; Humorously Serious
[B]Thresh Grain By Hand; Strike Or Slap
[C]Critical Point
[D]Erase; Strike Out

5. Deadpan
[A]Difference; Condition Of Inequality
[B]Wooden; Impersonal
[D]Mass For The Dead; Dirge

6. Decrepit
[A]Spend Too Much Time On Minor Points; Carp
[B]Worn Out Of Age
[C]Emancipate; Free From Bondage
[D]Grow Tiresome

7. Delude
[A]Lack Of Premeditation; Naturalness; Freedom From Constraint
[B]Slaughterhouse; Science Of Carnage
[D]Pretense; Evasion

8. Deposition
[A]Ancient Paper Made From Stem Of Papyrus Plant
[B]Testimony Under Oath
[C]Substance That Removes Sensation With Or Without Loss Of Consciousness

9. Detached
[A]Unrefined; Coarse
[B]Self-Important Behavior; Acting Like A Stuffed Shirt
[C]Emotionally Removed; Calm And Objective; Indifferent
[D]Pertaining To The Moon

10. Dilate
[B]Belief In One God
[D]Gay; Joyous

11. Discount
[B]Mold Or Die
[D]Highly Skilled Artist

12. Disputatious
[A]Distinguishable; Perceivable
[B]Pertaining To Language
[C]Argumentative; Fond Of Argument
[D]Expedient; Prudent; Well Devised

13. Diverse
[A]Pertaining To The Pharisees, Who Paid Scrupulous Attention To The Tradition; Self-Righteous; Hypocritical
[B]Exceed; Surpass
[C]Several; Differing

14. Dregs
[A]Kingdom; Sphere
[B]Abundance; Completeness
[C]Sediment; Worthless Residue
[D]Cheerful; Hopeful

15. Ecstasy
[A]Joining; Associating With
[B]Indirect Reference
[C]Associate With
[D]Rapture; Joy; Any Overflowing Emotion