Monday, June 25, 2012

English Vocabulary Building Game Quiz (Vocabulary Quiz - 165)

Directions (Qs. 1 to 15) : Choose the word which is most nearly the same in meaning as the given word in question.

1. Swarthy
[A]Vague Statement
[B]Dark; Dusky

2. Tarry
[A]Repudiation; Self-Sacrifice
[B]The Intelligent And Educated Classes [Often Used Derogatory]
[C]Delay; Dawdle
[D]Warn; Reprove

3. Tepid
[A]Made Impure Or Spoiled By The Addition Of Inferior Materials
[C]Contradict; Infringe On
[D]Please Intensely

4. Titanic
[B]Ruinous; Poisonous
[D]Phrase Dulled In Meaning By Repetition

5. Transcend
[B]Exceed; Surpass
[C]Express; Utter
[D]Lying; False

6. Trilogy
[A]Extremely Small
[C]Group Of Three Works
[D]Procession; Parade

7. Vendetta
[B]Blood Feud
[C]Generous; Showing Bounty
[D]Smallest Speck

8. Versatile
[B]Having Many Talents; Capable Of Working In Many Fields
[D]Picture; Short Literary Sketch

9. Visage
[A]Sameness Leading To Boredom
[B]Separate; Part
[C]Face; Appearance
[D]Weaken; Destroy

10. Waggish
[A]Plan Of A Trip
[B]Confused Uproar
[C]Like A Fanatic; Furious
[D]Mischievous; Humorous; Tricky

11. Whit
[A]Expedient; Prudent; Well Devised
[B]Clumsy; Boorish
[C]Smallest Speck
[D]Long Heroic Poem Or Similar Work Of Art

12. Yen
[A]Large Volume
[B]Longing; Urge
[C]Parti-Colored; Mixed
[D]Moved Gently By Wind Or Waves

13. Aboriginal
[A]Gather; Store Up
[C]Being The First Of Its Kind In A Region; Primitive; Native
[D]Tax Levied By A Ruler; Mark Of Respect

14. Accomplice
[A]Very Fat
[B]Gift Giver; Patron
[C]Presumptuous; Arrogant
[D]Partner In Crime

15. Adept
[A]Dejected; Dispirited
[B]High, Flat-Topped Hill
[C]Gradual Wearing Down
[D]Expert At

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