Word, Spelling,Synonymous Quiz Questions

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Some words when spoken may take a person a minute or two to decipher their meaning. How good are you at deciphering the meaning of seemingly confusing words? Take the test below and see how good you are and share your score below. Remember no cheating is allowed. Have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which word has no stress marks?
    • A. 

      Prim

    • B. 

      Hamper

    • C. 

      Supplant

    • D. 

      Lucid

  • 2. 
    Which words have the stress mark at the second syllable?
    • A. 

      Atone, defray, impoverished, incessant, sardonic, superfluous, supplant, and tenacious

    • B. 

      Hew, prim, and taunt

    • C. 

      None of these answers

    • D. 

      Bondage, credible, diligent, doleful, ghastly, intricate, hamper, lucid, and posthumous

  • 3. 
    Which word means "to pay for"?
    • A. 

      Hamper

    • B. 

      Defray

    • C. 

      Lucid

    • D. 

      Sardonic

  • 4. 
    Which word means "to hold back"?
    • A. 

      Prim

    • B. 

      Superfluous

    • C. 

      Hamper

    • D. 

      Taunt

  • 5. 
    Which word means "to take place of"?   
    • A. 

      Supplant

    • B. 

      Tenacious

    • C. 

      Impoverished

    • D. 

      Defray

  • 6. 
    Which word means "grimly or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic"?
    • A. 

      Bondage

    • B. 

      Taunt

    • C. 

      Hew

    • D. 

      Sardonic

  • 7. 
    Which word means "to exceed what is required?"
    • A. 

      Superfluous

    • B. 

      Tenacious

    • C. 

      Hew

    • D. 

      Atone

  • 8. 
    Which word means "in a state of poverty?"   
    • A. 

      Ghastly

    • B. 

      Credible

    • C. 

      Impoverished

    • D. 

      Doleful

  • 9. 
    What is a synonym for atone?
    • A. 

      Expiate

    • B. 

      Plausible

    • C. 

      Sedulous

    • D. 

      Appalling

  • 10. 
    What is a synonym for diligent?
    • A. 

      Limpid

    • B. 

      Make amends for

    • C. 

      Assiduous

    • D. 

      Fastidious

  • 11. 
    What is a synonym of superfluous?
    • A. 

      Destitute

    • B. 

      Obstinate

    • C. 

      Ridicule

    • D. 

      Supererogatory

  • 12. 
    Which is the correct spelling?
    • A. 

      Hew

    • B. 

      Hue

    • C. 

      Hiw

    • D. 

      Heu

  • 13. 
    Which is the correct spelling? 
    • A. 

      Superfluos

    • B. 

      Superfluid

    • C. 

      Superfluous

    • D. 

      Superflusous

  • 14. 
    Which is the correct spelling?
    • A. 

      Tenacious

    • B. 

      Tenasious

    • C. 

      Tenecious

    • D. 

      Tanacious

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