Enhance Your Knowledge With This Vocabulary! Trivia Quiz

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Enhance Your Knowledge With This Vocabulary! Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    To communicate; impart; make known:
    • A. 

      Crescent

    • B. 

      Complimentary

    • C. 

      Clambered

    • D. 

      Conveyed

  • 2. 
    The figure of the moon at  a stage, a sliver of something.
    • A. 

      Crescent

    • B. 

      Ominous

    • C. 

      Radiate

    • D. 

      Fixate

  • 3. 
    Climb awkwardly (as by scrambling)
    • A. 

      Brandished

    • B. 

      Perplexed

    • C. 

      Clambered

    • D. 

      Flailing

  • 4. 
    To shake or wave (as a weapon) menacingly 2: to exhibit in an aggressive manner.
    • A. 

      Snickered

    • B. 

      Brandished

    • C. 

      Savored

    • D. 

      Clambered

  • 5. 
    To beat or thrash about
    • A. 

      Snickered

    • B. 

      Clambered

    • C. 

      Mayhem

    • D. 

      Flailing

  • 6. 
    Deeply affected, as with grief, fear, other emotions or sickness.
    • A. 

      Stricken

    • B. 

      Anguish

    • C. 

      Bitter

    • D. 

      Dismay

  • 7. 
    Having a harsh, disagreeably acrid taste or intense antagonism or hostility.
    • A. 

      Bitter

    • B. 

      Trench Mouth

    • C. 

      Agonize

    • D. 

      Peevish

  • 8. 
    A bacterial ulcerative disease characterized by inflammation of the tonsils, gums, etc. so called because it was prevalent in soldiers in the Trenches during World War I.
    • A. 

      Clambered

    • B. 

      Stricken

    • C. 

      Trench Mouth

    • D. 

      Skulking

  • 9. 
    1. to send out in or as if in rays 2. to spread abroad or around as if from a center.
    • A. 

      Radiate

    • B. 

      Ominous

    • C. 

      Epidemic

    • D. 

      Enfolded

  • 10. 
    Puzzled, mentally confused, to make things more complicated and confusing
    • A. 

      Gawk

    • B. 

      Epidemic

    • C. 

      Savored

    • D. 

      Perplexed

  • 11. 
    We are much ____________________for your help, it was very kind of you to go all the way to our house just to see if we had left the oven on when we went to Flagstaff.
    • A. 

      Smarmy

    • B. 

      Obliged

    • C. 

      Fixated

    • D. 

      Complimentary

  • 12. 
    It was obvious that the woman was in deep _______________________ having to watch her child be trapped in the car after the accident.
    • A. 

      Anguish

    • B. 

      Agonize

    • C. 

      Fixated

    • D. 

      Demoralize

  • 13. 
    To cause to suffer agony : torture  1 : to suffer agony, torture, or anguish disgrace
    • A. 

      Anguish

    • B. 

      Agonize

    • C. 

      Stricken

    • D. 

      Snickered

  • 14. 
    I consider my underwear an ________________________ part of my wardrobe.  Can't leave home without them!
    • A. 

      Indispensable

    • B. 

      Ominous

    • C. 

      Peevish

    • D. 

      Clambered

  • 15. 
    When he found out when we were going to pick the new cheerleaders, he kept __________________ around trying to find out first.
    • A. 

      Demoralize

    • B. 

      Epidemic

    • C. 

      Skulking

    • D. 

      Complimentary

  • 16. 
    My Aunt Bertha always_________________ me in perfumed drenched bear hugs that last FOREVER,  I hate it.
    • A. 

      Indispensable

    • B. 

      Enfolds

    • C. 

      Gawk

    • D. 

      Complimentary

  • 17. 
    My two year old is often very ____________________________, NOTHING can make him happy.
    • A. 

      Anguish

    • B. 

      Menace

    • C. 

      Peevish

    • D. 

      Radiate

  • 18. 
     I wanted to wipe that __________________expression off his face after he got an A on the test and I got a C - especially since I know for certain he didn't even study.
    • A. 

      Complimentary

    • B. 

      Peevish

    • C. 

      Menace

    • D. 

      Smarmy

  • 19. 
    My brother is such a ____________________with the car we had to buy two mailboxes and three new trash cans for the people down our street.
    • A. 

      Menace

    • B. 

      Witty

    • C. 

      Dismay

    • D. 

      Mayhem

  • 20. 
    I was so ________________________ on getting my assignment done that I didn't notice that the bell had rung and people were starting to leave class.
    • A. 

      Fixated

    • B. 

      Brandished

    • C. 

      Dismay

    • D. 

      Savored

  • 21. 
     The sky is really cloudy and _______________________ looking, like a BIG storm is coming.
    • A. 

      Radiate

    • B. 

      Witty

    • C. 

      Ominous

    • D. 

      Crescent

  • 22. 
    We were totally _______________________________ after we got beaten by over 50 points in our last football game.
    • A. 

      Enfolded

    • B. 

      Agonized

    • C. 

      Obliged

    • D. 

      Demoralized

  • 23. 
    There was an __________________________ of Swine Flu after the hurricane, and becasue people didn't have everything they needed, a lot of people got sick and died.
    • A. 

      Radiate

    • B. 

      Epidemic

    • C. 

      Complimentary

    • D. 

      Smarmy

  • 24. 
    When the famous actress (Julia Roberts) asked me for directions at McDonalds, I was struck speechless - all I could do was ____________ like a moron.
    • A. 

      Gawk

    • B. 

      Skulk

    • C. 

      Fixate

    • D. 

      Menace

  • 25. 
    I always __________________________ my last piece of Halloween candy - there's just nothing as yummy as free chocolate.
    • A. 

      Savor

    • B. 

      Flail

    • C. 

      Bitter

    • D. 

      Menace

  • 26. 
    She gave us ____________________________ tickets to the new movie.
    • A. 

      Flailing

    • B. 

      Epidemic

    • C. 

      Complimentary

    • D. 

      Perplexed

  • 27. 
    She is always so funny and __________________ with her friends, I’m jealous.
    • A. 

      Peevish

    • B. 

      Bitter

    • C. 

      Snickered

    • D. 

      Witty

  • 28. 
    Sudden or complete loss of courage, discourage completely and suddenly.
    • A. 

      Dismay

    • B. 

      Flailing

    • C. 

      Bitter

    • D. 

      Brandished

  • 29. 
    When my brother got grounded and couldn't go to the dance, I _______________________, and then he hit me.
    • A. 

      Peevish

    • B. 

      Savored

    • C. 

      Snickered

    • D. 

      Stricken

  • 30. 
    I love the _____________________ commercial with the raccoons and the man just tearing up the attic and ruining it for the poor people who live there.
    • A. 

      Ominous

    • B. 

      Complimentary

    • C. 

      Epidemic

    • D. 

      Mayhem