Junior Cumulative 1 - 4 Vocab

29 Questions | Total Attempts: 26

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  • 1. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (n.) Supernatural forces, events, and beings collectively; (adj.) Dealing with supernatural phenomena, involving the supernatural
    • A. 

      Intrinsic

    • B. 

      Exhort

    • C. 

      Millennium

    • D. 

      Ex officio

    • E. 

      Occult

  • 2. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (adj.) Inherent, relating to the essential nature of a thing
    • A. 

      Aplomb

    • B. 

      Infringe

    • C. 

      Stringent

    • D. 

      Intrinsic

    • E. 

      Precipitate

  • 3. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (n.) An idea or opinion that lacks proof, a conjecture
    • A. 

      Aplomb

    • B. 

      Epitome

    • C. 

      Surmise

    • D. 

      Bombastic

    • E. 

      Callow

  • 4. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the synonyms: inflexible; strict; stern; severe
    • A. 

      Stringent

    • B. 

      Surmise

    • C. 

      Aplomb

    • D. 

      Interloper

    • E. 

      Infringe

  • 5. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the synonyms: vigor; advancement; growth
    • A. 

      Infringe

    • B. 

      Drivel

    • C. 

      Millennium

    • D. 

      Interloper

    • E. 

      Epitome

  • 6. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the antonyms: vilify; excoriate; condemn; criticize
    • A. 

      Inveigh

    • B. 

      Occult

    • C. 

      Ingratiate

    • D. 

      Millennium

    • E. 

      Interloper

  • 7. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the antonyms: insecurity; reluctance; uneasiness; doubt
    • A. 

      Ameliorate

    • B. 

      Aplomb

    • C. 

      Lassitude

    • D. 

      Callow

    • E. 

      Occult

  • 8. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the antonyms: excitement; liveliness; energy; enthusiasm
    • A. 

      Callow

    • B. 

      Intrinsic

    • C. 

      Occult

    • D. 

      Lassitude

    • E. 

      Permeate

  • 9. 
    It was pretty obvious to _____ that the online dating service would match me with a 900-pound gorilla, because I said I liked strong hairy men, bananas, and eating lice. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Inveigh

    • B. 

      Millennium

    • C. 

      Surmise

    • D. 

      Drivel

    • E. 

      Epitome

  • 10. 
    Mary only told the teacher she does charity work to _____ herself further than her normal brown-nosing. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Epitome

    • B. 

      Ameliorate

    • C. 

      Interloper

    • D. 

      Ingratiate

    • E. 

      Millennium

  • 11. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (n.) A state of agitation or turbulent change or development; (v.) To make turbulent, to excite or agitate
    • A. 

      Wheedle

    • B. 

      Ferment

    • C. 

      Vitriolic

    • D. 

      Expiate

    • E. 

      Ascribe

  • 12. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (adj.) In name only; Insignificantly small, minor  
    • A. 

      Acculturation

    • B. 

      Commiserate

    • C. 

      Expedite

    • D. 

      Vitriolic

    • E. 

      Nominal

  • 13. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (adj.) Not decisive; Unwilling to make a decision
    • A. 

      Enjoin

    • B. 

      Circuitous

    • C. 

      Noncommittal

    • D. 

      Ferment

    • E. 

      Expedite

  • 14. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (adj.) Accidental, resulting from chance
    • A. 

      Enjoin

    • B. 

      Adventitious

    • C. 

      Circuitous

    • D. 

      Seditious

    • E. 

      Noncommittal

  • 15. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (adj.) Taking a roundabout, lengthy course
    • A. 

      Circuitous

    • B. 

      Sangfroid

    • C. 

      Acculturation

    • D. 

      Enjoin

    • E. 

      Expiate

  • 16. 
    What is the part of speech for the word: WHEEDLE
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      Preposition

    • F. 

      Conjunction

  • 17. 
    What is the part of speech for the word: EXPIATE
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      Preposition

    • F. 

      Conjunction

  • 18. 
    What is the part of speech for the word: SANGFROID
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      Preposition

    • F. 

      Conjunction

  • 19. 
    What is the part of speech for the word: ASCRIBE
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      Preposition

    • F. 

      Conjunction

  • 20. 
    What is the part of speech for the word: VITRIOLIC
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      Preposition

    • F. 

      Conjunction

  • 21. 
    What is the part of speech for the word: NOMINAL
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      Preposition

    • F. 

      Conjunction

  • 22. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (n.) Goods that have been illegally smuggled in or out; (adj.) Prohibited, illegal, or forbidden
    • A. 

      Irrevocable

    • B. 

      Scurrilous

    • C. 

      Contraband

    • D. 

      Sedulous

    • E. 

      Repudiate

  • 23. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (v.) To refuse to have anything to do with; To reject  
    • A. 

      Repudiate

    • B. 

      Insular

    • C. 

      Scurrilous

    • D. 

      Remonstrate

    • E. 

      Contraband

  • 24. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (adj.) Habitually complaining, whining
    • A. 

      Infer

    • B. 

      Propensity

    • C. 

      Querulous

    • D. 

      Scurrilous

    • E. 

      Resilent

  • 25. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (v.) To cut down or reduce in extent or quantity
    • A. 

      Affable

    • B. 

      Aggrandize

    • C. 

      Gossamer

    • D. 

      Sedulous

    • E. 

      Retrench

  • 26. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (adj.) Grossly indecent or vulgar; Foul-mouthed
    • A. 

      Erudite

    • B. 

      Insular

    • C. 

      Sleazy

    • D. 

      Scurrilous

    • E. 

      Inscrutable

  • 27. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (n.) An ideal example; Model or quintessence
    • A. 

      Archetype

    • B. 

      Retrench

    • C. 

      Querulous

    • D. 

      Erudite

    • E. 

      Inscrutable

  • 28. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (v.) To present and urge reasons in opposition; To protest
    • A. 

      Remonstrate

    • B. 

      Archetype

    • C. 

      Retrench

    • D. 

      Insular

    • E. 

      Sleazy

  • 29. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (adj.) Impossible to retract or take back
    • A. 

      Aggrandize

    • B. 

      Repudiate

    • C. 

      Amorphous

    • D. 

      Irrevocable

    • E. 

      Inscrutable