Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Vocabulary Quiz - 104 (GMAT Verbal)

1. Superannuated
[B]Delay; Dawdle
[C]Not Penetrable; Not Permitting Passage Through
[D]Retired On Pension Because Of Age

2. Supernal
[A]Make Hostile; Separate
[B]Heavenly; Celestial
[C]Connoisseur Of Food And Drink
[D]Restore To Proper Condition

3. Surcease
[A]Bitterness; Nerve
[C]State Of Reacting Readily To Appeals
[D]Sensitive; Irascible

4. Surpass
[B]Serve As An Example Of; Embody
[C]Wordy Quarrel

5. Sustain
[A]Person Of Prominence Or Influence
[B]Experience; Support; Nourish
[C]Colored Band Produced When Beam Of Light Passes Through A Prism
[D]Odd; Old-Fashioned; Picturesque

6. Syllogism
[A]Unlimited Authority Or Freedom
[B]Turn Into God; Idolize
[C]Logical Formula Utilizing A Major Premise, A Minor Premise And A Conclusion
[D]Withdrawal; Retreat

7. Synthesis
[A]Travel; Journey
[C]Exhibiting Rainbowlike Colors
[D]Combining Parts Into A Whole

8. Tantalize
[A]Brutal Deed
[B]Tease; Torture With Disappointment
[D]Interjection; Profane Oath

9. Tarn
[A]Broad Comedy; Mockery
[B]Small Mountain Lake
[C]Ambush; Lie In Want
[D]Destruction Of Life

10. Tautological
[A]Gross; Shocking
[B]Person Who Harasses Others
[C]Grant Condescendingly; Guarantee
[D]Needlessly Repetitious

11. Tenacious
[A]Animated; Gay
[B]Holding Fast
[C]Government Under A Single Ruler
[D]Praise; Glorify

12. Tentative
[A]Aid; Assistance; Relief
[B]Provisional; Experimental

13. Terse
[A]Fear Of Being Locked In
[B]Abandon; Discontinue; Disown; Repudiate
[C]Husky; Muscular
[D]Concise; Abrupt; Pithy

14. Tether
[A]Rubbing Away; Tending To Grind Down
[B]Tie With A Rope
[C]Pertaining To Marriage

15. Thermal
[A]Short-Lived; Fleeting
[B]Program As For Trial; Book Where Such Entries Are Made
[C]Pertaining To Heat
[D]Respect; Value; Judge

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