English 200 Vocabulary

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  • 1. 
    Brunt
    • A. 

      Boldness

    • B. 

      Mixed feelings

    • C. 

      Primary impact of a blow

    • D. 

      Award

    • E. 

      Object of fear

  • 2. 
    Boorish
    • A. 

      Well kept

    • B. 

      Lacking manners

    • C. 

      Acting poliete

    • D. 

      Genuine

    • E. 

      To threaten

  • 3. 
    Bygone
    • A. 

      Honesty

    • B. 

      Something gone by

    • C. 

      Overpowering

    • D. 

      Quiet

    • E. 

      Cheap

  • 4. 
    Appellation
    • A. 

      A spirit or ghost

    • B. 

      Title or name

    • C. 

      Secondary or subordinate

    • D. 

      Intense hostility

    • E. 

      Loud and annoying

  • 5. 
    Antipathy
    • A. 

      Assurance

    • B. 

      A principle

    • C. 

      A feeling of strong dislike

    • D. 

      To threaten

    • E. 

      Stubborn

  • 6. 
    Telekinesis
    • A. 

      Ability to move objects by mental energy

    • B. 

      Genuine

    • C. 

      Unyielding

    • D. 

      Ability to read minds

    • E. 

      Rashness

  • 7. 
    Avail
    • A. 

      To be of benefit or use

    • B. 

      Promising

    • C. 

      Daring

    • D. 

      Passionate

    • E. 

      A claim

  • 8. 
    Avant-garde
    • A. 

      Relating trends in the world of art

    • B. 

      Operating in a dependent manner

    • C. 

      Stubborn

    • D. 

      To supply notice to

    • E. 

      Beautiful garden

  • 9. 
    Benevolent
    • A. 

      Agressive

    • B. 

      Good wishes towards others

    • C. 

      Harsh

    • D. 

      A formal blessing

    • E. 

      Hostility towards othera

  • 10. 
    Belated
    • A. 

      Early on

    • B. 

      Extremely harmful

    • C. 

      Caring

    • D. 

      Narrow-minded

    • E. 

      Late

  • 11. 
    Balderdash
    • A. 

      Safe

    • B. 

      To confuse

    • C. 

      To make better

    • D. 

      Nonsense

    • E. 

      Uncivilized

  • 12. 
    Blithe
    • A. 

      Unhappy

    • B. 

      Genuine

    • C. 

      Cheerful

    • D. 

      Sarcastic

    • E. 

      Selfish

  • 13. 
    Bluster
    • A. 

      To threaten

    • B. 

      Harsh

    • C. 

      Bored

    • D. 

      Lacking manners

    • E. 

      Unconventional

  • 14. 
    Bete noire
    • A. 

      Extremely fearful

    • B. 

      Dangerous

    • C. 

      Showing excitment

    • D. 

      Reckless

    • E. 

      Bold behavior

  • 15. 
    Surrogate
    • A. 

      Annoying

    • B. 

      Caregiver

    • C. 

      One who acts in the place of another

    • D. 

      Replaceable

    • E. 

      Cheerful

  • 16. 
    Ancillary
    • A. 

      Secondary

    • B. 

      Hardworking

    • C. 

      To supply notice to

    • D. 

      To entreat

    • E. 

      A title

  • 17. 
    Annunciate
    • A. 

      To be of use

    • B. 

      Annoying

    • C. 

      To proclaim

    • D. 

      Great affection

    • E. 

      To announce

  • 18. 
    Augmentation
    • A. 

      To make smaller

    • B. 

      Intense emotion

    • C. 

      False start

    • D. 

      To make bigger

    • E. 

      To squeeze out

  • 19. 
    Auspices
    • A. 

      To be of benefit

    • B. 

      Reduce a size

    • C. 

      Encouragment

    • D. 

      Emotional

    • E. 

      Selfish

  • 20. 
    Theocentric
    • A. 

      A positive statement

    • B. 

      Placing God in the center

    • C. 

      Stubborn

    • D. 

      Placing god out of your life

    • E. 

      Insubstantial

  • 21. 
    Therapeutic
    • A. 

      Making sick

    • B. 

      Breaking the law

    • C. 

      Reckless

    • D. 

      To have a massage

    • E. 

      Cures illness

  • 22. 
    Testator
    • A. 

      A man hater

    • B. 

      A female who sets out wishes in a legal will

    • C. 

      A man who sets out his wishes in a legal will

    • D. 

      Finding sucess

    • E. 

      A person who is good at taking tests

  • 23. 
    Testatrix
    • A. 

      A women hater

    • B. 

      A type of doctor

    • C. 

      A female athlete

    • D. 

      A person good at taking tests

    • E. 

      A female who sets out wishes in a legal will

  • 24. 
    Theocracy
    • A. 

      Multiple leaders

    • B. 

      One single ruler

    • C. 

      A person who is selfish

    • D. 

      Government by religious leaders

    • E. 

      Government rules by the people

  • 25. 
    Temblor
    • A. 

      Hurricane

    • B. 

      Rain storm

    • C. 

      Snow storm

    • D. 

      Wind storm

    • E. 

      Earthquake

  • 26. 
    Terra cotta
    • A. 

      A reddish clay modeling compound that hardens when exposed to heat

    • B. 

      A term used in music when notes increase in sound

    • C. 

      A type of dog which originated in Germany

    • D. 

      A type of dirt that can be compacted to make houses

    • E. 

      To make smaller

  • 27. 
    Tertiary
    • A. 

      Second in succesion

    • B. 

      Third in succession

    • C. 

      A meeting in which two people meet face to face

    • D. 

      Land in which is owned by the government

    • E. 

      To encourage

  • 28. 
    Tete-a-tete 
    • A. 

      The Hebrew word for God

    • B. 

      A meeting in which two people meet face to face

    • C. 

      Second in succession

    • D. 

      Third in succession

    • E. 

      To become one with the lord

  • 29. 
    Tetragrammaton
    • A. 

      The written Christian word for devil

    • B. 

      The written Christian word for god

    • C. 

      The written Hebrew word for God

    • D. 

      The written hebrew word for devil

    • E. 

      The eternal state of being

  • 30. 
    Telepathy
    • A. 

      The supposed ability to read minds or communicate mentally

    • B. 

      The supposed ability to communicate with aliens outside this world

    • C. 

      The supposed ability to move objects by means of mental energy

    • D. 

      The establishment of a language

    • E. 

      To excommunicate

  • 31. 
    Teleprompter
    • A. 

      The supposed ability to read minds or communicate mentally

    • B. 

      An automated machine used for actors to communicate to one another

    • C. 

      An automated machine means of displaying lines to be read by actors

    • D. 

      An easy to use phone

    • E. 

      To be on time

  • 32. 
    Temerity
    • A. 

      Recklessness

    • B. 

      Rashness

    • C. 

      Good behavior; to do good works

    • D. 

      Stubborn

    • E. 

      The exclusion of another

  • 33. 
    Tenable
    • A. 

      Uncapable of being maintained

    • B. 

      The act of exclusion

    • C. 

      Having king like qualities

    • D. 

      Capable of being maintained

    • E. 

      Marked by blodness

  • 34. 
    Tenacious
    • A. 

      Hasty, Imulsive

    • B. 

      Stubborn

    • C. 

      Marked by violence

    • D. 

      Bitter

    • E. 

      To be in agreeance

  • 35. 
    Tenet
    • A. 

      To lie or cheat

    • B. 

      A principle

    • C. 

      A head leader in any position

    • D. 

      To act on immediatley

    • E. 

      Obscure

  • 36. 
    Tenuous
    • A. 

      Matter in the state of a liquid

    • B. 

      Substantial

    • C. 

      Not solid, insubstantial

    • D. 

      Marked by aging or decaying

    • E. 

      To disagree with

  • 37. 
    Bequeath
    • A. 

      Bestow by means of a will

    • B. 

      A harsh death

    • C. 

      Having to ability to fix things

    • D. 

      One who is charasmatic

    • E. 

      To eat a profuse amount

  • 38. 
    Bestial
    • A. 

      Of or pertaining to kindness

    • B. 

      Of or pertaing to beasts

    • C. 

      The act of cheating

    • D. 

      To excercise ones best qualities

    • E. 

      In the state of happiness

  • 39. 
    Bereaved
    • A. 

      In a state of mourning

    • B. 

      To live on the edge

    • C. 

      Of or pertaining to beavers

    • D. 

      To be in a state of joy

    • E. 

      Marked by devastation

  • 40. 
    Bilk
    • A. 

      Marked by honesty

    • B. 

      To cheat

    • C. 

      Of or pertaining to beasts

    • D. 

      The quality of work

    • E. 

      Marked by sadness

  • 41. 
    Bipolar
    • A. 

      One who is always aggravated 

    • B. 

      One with out a care

    • C. 

      Possessing two sides or poles.

    • D. 

      Possessing the same side or pole

    • E. 

      Modesty

  • 42. 
    Blase
    • A. 

      Marked by excitement

    • B. 

      To challenge ones self

    • C. 

      Abnormal

    • D. 

      Having the ability to pick up on things quickly

    • E. 

      Bored

  • 43. 
    Blather
    • A. 

      To gabble or talk ridiculously

    • B. 

      One who is self relient

    • C. 

      Marked by silence

    • D. 

      Marked by a profuse amount

    • E. 

      Engaging in multi-cultural activities

  • 44. 
    Blithe
    • A. 

      In the state of depression

    • B. 

      Cheerful or carefree

    • C. 

      One who is into detail

    • D. 

      Marked by irony

    • E. 

      Having to do with religion

  • 45. 
    Bludgeon
    • A. 

      The act of kindness

    • B. 

      To beat

    • C. 

      Lacking social skills

    • D. 

      The exposure to light

    • E. 

      The ancient egyptian word for animal

  • 46. 
    Bluster
    • A. 

      To threaten swaggeringly

    • B. 

      Marked by disorganization

    • C. 

      To create an savage society

    • D. 

      Mared by attraction

    • E. 

      To concur with

  • 47. 
    Apparation
    • A. 

      A title or name

    • B. 

      Marked by aggression

    • C. 

      A spirit or ghost

    • D. 

      Having animal like qualities

    • E. 

      The greek word for viking

  • 48. 
    Apprehension
    • A. 

      To be care free

    • B. 

      Uneasiness about the future

    • C. 

      Marked by loneliness

    • D. 

      Marked by seclusion

    • E. 

      The supposed ability to see into the future

  • 49. 
    Apprise
    • A. 

      The lack of knowledge

    • B. 

      Marked by ignorance

    • C. 

      Easy going; friendly

    • D. 

      To supply notice to

    • E. 

      To engage with

  • 50. 
    Ardent
    • A. 

      Relaxation

    • B. 

      Intense, passionate

    • C. 

      Carefree

    • D. 

      Marked by penetration

    • E. 

      A negative statement

  • 51. 
    Assertion
    • A. 

      To be negative towards a situation

    • B. 

      A positive statement or claim

    • C. 

      To lie

    • D. 

      To be untrustworthy

    • E. 

      Marked by loyalty

  • 52. 
    Ascribe
    • A. 

      To attribute or assign casual responsibility to a person or thing

    • B. 

      To write down

    • C. 

      An ancient indian tribe

    • D. 

      Marked by foolishness

    • E. 

      Marked by intense anger

  • 53. 
    Aspersion
    • A. 

      To be truthful

    • B. 

      Of or pertaining to the government

    • C. 

      False accusation

    • D. 

      Having characteristics of a knight

    • E. 

      Marked by diligence

  • 54. 
    Tactile
    • A. 

      Of or pertaining to the sense of hearing

    • B. 

      Of or pertaining to the sense of touch

    • C. 

      Maked by wisdom

    • D. 

      To deminish

    • E. 

      Marked by innocence

  • 55. 
    Tandem
    • A. 

      Marked by togetherness

    • B. 

      Having to do with the number "3"

    • C. 

      One after another

    • D. 

      To be in unison with

    • E. 

      The idea of divine wisdom

  • 56. 
    Tantamount
    • A. 

      Makred by forcefullness

    • B. 

      Marked by arrogance

    • C. 

      Marked by mockery

    • D. 

      Equivalent to in all meaningful respects

    • E. 

      To have a say in the matter at hand

  • 57. 
    Taurine
    • A. 

      Of or pertaining to cows

    • B. 

      Of or pertaing to horses

    • C. 

      Of or pertaing to bulls

    • D. 

      The mexican word for leader

    • E. 

      One who dies with honor

  • 58. 
    Tautology
    • A. 

      The study of literature

    • B. 

      The study of philosophy

    • C. 

      To act upon quickly

    • D. 

      Unnecessary repetition in different words of an already stated idea

    • E. 

      Noisy

  • 59. 
    Taxonomy
    • A. 

      The taxation of the government

    • B. 

      The science of formal classification and naming

    • C. 

      To exploit ones weaknesses

    • D. 

      Marked by bitterness

    • E. 

      Marked by generosity

  • 60. 
    Technocracy
    • A. 

      Government by the minority

    • B. 

      Government by god

    • C. 

      Government by lower class

    • D. 

      Government by skilled members in society

    • E. 

      Government by the dead

  • 61. 
    Teetotaler
    • A. 

      One who breaks the law

    • B. 

      A drug atic

    • C. 

      One who refuses to drink alcohol

    • D. 

      Addiction to shell fish

    • E. 

      One who is in control

  • 62. 
    Sycophant
    • A. 

      One who is humble

    • B. 

      One who is secretive

    • C. 

      One who is an ambitious flatterer

    • D. 

      Another word for goat

    • E. 

      Trustworthy

  • 63. 
    Syllogism
    • A. 

      A form of logical arguement that features three propositions and finishes with a conclusion

    • B. 

      A type of poem

    • C. 

      To be uniform throughout

    • D. 

      To be adjacent to

    • E. 

      To be in harmony with

  • 64. 
    Symbiotic
    • A. 

      The quality of two dissimilar orgainisms

    • B. 

      To be of great importance

    • C. 

      To have a different meaning than appeard

    • D. 

      To ponder upon

    • E. 

      Of or relating to the universe

  • 65. 
    Symmetry
    • A. 

      The quality of showing complementary forms

    • B. 

      The quality of showing opposite forms

    • C. 

      To share

    • D. 

      To act as one

    • E. 

      Poverty

  • 66. 
    Synonym
    • A. 

      A word opposite in meaning to another word

    • B. 

      A word equivalent in meaning to another word

    • C. 

      A word with only one meaning

    • D. 

      A word relating to the poetic language

    • E. 

      Having to do with the stars

  • 67. 
    Synopsis
    • A. 

      A summary

    • B. 

      A detailed description explaing every detail

    • C. 

      A concluding statement of the matter at hand

    • D. 

      To express

    • E. 

      To be non-emotional

  • 68. 
    Assiduously
    • A. 

      To quit beyond meaning

    • B. 

      Constantly

    • C. 

      To be unsure

    • D. 

      Confident

    • E. 

      Of or pertaining to elephants

  • 69. 
    Austere
    • A. 

      Severe in appearance or nature

    • B. 

      Noticibly differnt than first appearance

    • C. 

      To take kind to

    • D. 

      Marked by selflessness

    • E. 

      To ensure ones survival

  • 70. 
    Autonomous
    • A. 

      Operating in an independent manner

    • B. 

      Operating with a group

    • C. 

      Homeless; poor

    • D. 

      One means of transportation

    • E. 

      To elect one official

  • 71. 
    Bombast
    • A. 

      Haughty

    • B. 

      Having characteristics of the enemy

    • C. 

      Marked by outrage

    • D. 

      The study of bombs

    • E. 

      To take offense to

  • 72. 
    Bona fide
    • A. 

      Cheap

    • B. 

      Actualy, genuine

    • C. 

      Displayed by arrogance

    • D. 

      Of or pertaining to the upper class in society

    • E. 

      To take everything literal

  • 73. 
    Botanical
    • A. 

      Of or pertaining to animal life

    • B. 

      Of or pertaining to plant life

    • C. 

      Of or pertaining to human life

    • D. 

      Of or pertaining to life outside this world

    • E. 

      Of or pertaining to intelligence

  • 74. 
    Braggadocio
    • A. 

      Modesty

    • B. 

      Bragging

    • C. 

      Marked by silence

    • D. 

      To take an active role in society

    • E. 

      Leadership

  • 75. 
    Brandish
    • A. 

      To flourish or shake menacingly

    • B. 

      Dull or slow

    • C. 

      Of or pertaining to cows

    • D. 

      The primary target

    • E. 

      To exceed the limit of

  • 76. 
    Brash
    • A. 

      Impudent; hasty

    • B. 

      Bankrupt

    • C. 

      An overblow of excitement

    • D. 

      To challenge ones self

    • E. 

      To be capable of

  • 77. 
    Brassy
    • A. 

      Expensive, elegant

    • B. 

      A type of metal

    • C. 

      Troublesome

    • D. 

      To be aware of

    • E. 

      Cheap, showy

  • 78. 
    Bravado
    • A. 

      An open show of bravery

    • B. 

      An open show of cowardness

    • C. 

      Of or pertaining to the drums

    • D. 

      To laugh

    • E. 

      Marked by sadness

  • 79. 
    Brevity
    • A. 

      Exceedingly long

    • B. 

      Shortness

    • C. 

      To talk in a persuasive way

    • D. 

      One who gets to the point

    • E. 

      Something that is harmful to ones health

  • 80. 
    Brusque
    • A. 

      One who talks on and on

    • B. 

      Short; abrupt

    • C. 

      To do the same thing for a long period of time

    • D. 

      Unable to committ

    • E. 

      One who is afraid of love

  • 81. 
    Bugaboo
    • A. 

      A name for a baby

    • B. 

      A type of animal located in Brazil

    • C. 

      The ancient weapon of the Aztecs

    • D. 

      To be concrete

    • E. 

      An object of fear