Thursday, December 22, 2011

Vocabulary Quiz - 57

1. Checkered
[A]Preceding In Time, Rank, Etc.
[C]Marked By Changes In Fortune
[D]Give Up; Do Without

2. Chiropodist
[A]Hide Away; Produce And Release A Substance Into An Organism
[B]A Word Or Phrase Characteristically Used To Describe A Person Or Thing
[C]State Confidently
[D]One Who Treats Disorders Of The Feet

3. Chronicle
[A]Prevent; Turn Away
[B]Report; Record (In Chronological Order)
[C]Descendants; Future Generations
[D]Take Off

4. Cite
[A]Question Severely
[B]Quote; Command

5. Clamor
[A]Abundance; Wealth
[C]Truth; Reality
[D]Outward Decorations; Ornaments

6. Clientele
[C]Ability To Foresee Future Happenings; Prudence
[D]Body Of Customers

7. Cloven
[A]Stubborn; Persistent
[C]State Of Collapse Caused By Illness Or Old Age
[D]Cheerfulness; Kindness; Sympathy

8. Codify
[A]Gloomy; Hellish; Deathly
[B]To Arrange (Laws, Rules) As A Code; Classify
[C]Act Of Finding Oneself In Society

9. Cohere
[A]Goblet; Consecrated Cup
[B]Sparkle; Flash
[C]Open For The Public To Read; Obvious
[D]Stick Together

10. Archives
[A]Very Small Quantity
[B]Combination (Of Two Business Corporations)
[C]Public Records; Place Where Public Records Are Kep
[D]Scoff At

11. Connubial
[A]Following; Attendants
[B]Pertaining To Marriage Or The Matrimonial State
[C]Cowlike; Placid And Dull
[D]Eating Both Plant And Animal Food; Devouring Everything

12. Consign
[A]Sky Blue
[C]Deliver Officially; Entrust; Set Apart
[D]Variegated; Multicolored

13. Consort
[A]Attainment Of Highest Point
[B]Not Inherent; Foreign
[C]Restore To Proper Condition
[D]Husband Or Wife

14. Contempt
[A]Ability To Foresee Future Happenings; Prudence
[C]Scorn; Disdain
[D]Fill Up Again

15. Contiguous
[B]Strikingly Bright; Shining With Intense Heat
[C]Reject; Mock
[D]Adjacent To; Touching Upon

16. Contusion
[A]Yellowed; Prejudiced; Envious
[B]Correct Spelling
[D]Small Plane Surface (Of A Gem); A Side

17. Convoke
[A]Very High
[B]Call Together
[D]Belief That Life Is Basically Bad And Evil; Gloominess

18. Correlation
[A]Defamation; Utterance Of False And Malicious Statements
[B]Deceive; Delude
[C]Mutual Relationship
[D]Naïve; Young; Unsophisticated

19. Coterie
[A]Easily Understood
[B]Group That Meets Socially; Select Circle
[C]Enclose; Surround

20. Cower
[A]Pamphlet; A Region Of Indefinite Size
[B]Shrink Quivering, As From Fear
[C]Flowing Smoothly; Smooth
[D]Contend; Compete

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