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  • 1. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "to articulate or enunciate with special impressiveness upon a word, or a group of words"?

    • A.

      Emphasize

    • B.

      Pseudonym

    • C.

      Auricular

    • D.

      Repugnant

    Correct Answer
    A. Emphasize
    Explanation
    The word "emphasize" is a 9-letter word that means "to articulate or enunciate with special impressiveness upon a word, or a group of words." This word is commonly used to highlight or give importance to a particular word or phrase in order to make it stand out and be more noticeable.

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  • 2. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "to delegate authority to"?

    • A.

      Bullock

    • B.

      Arrange

    • C.

      Empower

    • D.

      Frizzle

    Correct Answer
    C. Empower
    Explanation
    Empower is the correct answer because it means to delegate authority to someone. The word implies giving someone the power or ability to do something, often granting them the authority or responsibility to make decisions or take action on their own. It is a seven-letter word that accurately represents the act of delegating authority.

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  • 3. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "to encircle"?

    • A.

      Sequester

    • B.

      Fledgling

    • C.

      Encompass

    • D.

      Tantalize

    Correct Answer
    C. Encompass
    Explanation
    Encompass is a 9 letter word that means "to encircle." It is the correct answer because it directly matches the definition given in the question.

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  • 4. 

    What is a six-letter word meaning "the call for a repetition, as of some part of a play or performance"?

    • A.

      Domain

    • B.

      Docket

    • C.

      Encore

    • D.

      Exempt

    Correct Answer
    C. Encore
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Encore." An encore is a term used in performing arts, specifically in theater and music, to refer to a repeated performance or an additional performance at the end of a show in response to an enthusiastic audience. It is a call for a repetition of a part of a play or performance. The word "encore" is a six-letter word that perfectly fits the given definition.

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  • 5. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "to inspire with courage, hope, or strength of mind"?

    • A.

      Observant

    • B.

      Diversion

    • C.

      Surcharge

    • D.

      Encourage

    Correct Answer
    D. Encourage
    Explanation
    The word "encourage" fits the definition provided in the question, as it means to inspire someone with courage, hope, or strength of mind. It is a 9-letter word and accurately represents the given meaning.

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  • 6. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "to invade partially or insidiously and appropriate the possessions of another"?

    • A.

      Encomium

    • B.

      Encroach

    • C.

      Occident

    • D.

      Monarchy

    Correct Answer
    B. Encroach
    Explanation
    Encroach is the correct answer because it means to invade partially or insidiously and appropriate the possessions of another. This word accurately describes the act of encroaching on someone else's territory or property without fully taking it over. The other options, encomium, occident, and monarchy, do not have the same meaning as encroach and are not related to the concept of invading and appropriating possessions.

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  • 7. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "peculiar to some specified country or people"?

    • A.

      Endemic

    • B.

      Privity

    • C.

      Proceed

    • D.

      Exclude

    Correct Answer
    A. Endemic
    Explanation
    Endemic is the correct answer because it is a seven-letter word that means "peculiar to some specified country or people." It refers to something that is native or restricted to a particular area or group. This word is commonly used in the context of diseases or species that are only found in a specific region.

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  • 8. 

    What is a five-letter word meaning "to endow with some quality, gift, or grace, usually spiritual"?

    • A.

      Endue

    • B.

      Ardor

    • C.

      Abbot

    • D.

      Hydra

    Correct Answer
    A. Endue
    Explanation
    The word "endue" is a five-letter word that means "to endow with some quality, gift, or grace, usually spiritual." This word is commonly used to describe the act of bestowing or granting someone with a particular quality or attribute, often of a spiritual nature. It implies the act of providing someone with a special ability, talent, or virtue.

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  • 9. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "tolerable"?

    • A.

      Beatitude

    • B.

      Monocracy

    • C.

      Endurable

    • D.

      Audacious

    Correct Answer
    C. Endurable
    Explanation
    The word "endurable" is a 9-letter word that means "tolerable" because it describes something that is capable of being endured or tolerated. It suggests that a person or thing can withstand or bear a difficult or unpleasant situation without giving in or breaking down.

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  • 10. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "the ability to suffer pain, distress, hardship, or stress of any kind without succumbing"?

    • A.

      Endurance

    • B.

      Euphemism

    • C.

      Personnel

    • D.

      Deference

    Correct Answer
    A. Endurance
    Explanation
    Endurance is a 9 letter word that means "the ability to suffer pain, distress, hardship, or stress of any kind without succumbing". It refers to the capacity to withstand difficult situations or challenges without giving up or breaking down. Endurance implies resilience, perseverance, and the ability to persist through adversity. It is the quality of being able to endure or tolerate pain, discomfort, or difficulties without giving in or losing hope.

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  • 11. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "to debilitate"?

    • A.

      Tortuous

    • B.

      Vignette

    • C.

      Ruminate

    • D.

      Enfeeble

    Correct Answer
    D. Enfeeble
    Explanation
    The word "enfeeble" is the correct answer because it means "to debilitate" or weaken someone or something. It is an eight-letter word that accurately captures the meaning given in the question.

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  • 12. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "to intensify"?

    • A.

      Enhance

    • B.

      Drachma

    • C.

      Heinous

    • D.

      Possess

    Correct Answer
    A. Enhance
    Explanation
    Enhance is a seven-letter word that means "to intensify" or to improve the quality or value of something. This word describes the action of making something better, stronger, or more effective. It is often used in the context of improving skills, abilities, or the overall quality of something.

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  • 13. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "to set on fire"?

    • A.

      Positive

    • B.

      Enkindle

    • C.

      Pungency

    • D.

      Hindmost

    Correct Answer
    B. Enkindle
    Explanation
    Enkindle is the correct answer because it is an eight-letter word that means "to set on fire." It accurately describes the action of igniting or lighting something, making it the most suitable option among the given choices. Pungency refers to a strong, sharp taste or smell, while hindmost means the furthest back or last in a series. Therefore, Enkindle is the only word that fits the given definition.

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  • 14. 

    What is a nine-letter word meaning "to cause to see clearly"?

    • A.

      Financier

    • B.

      Affluence

    • C.

      Enlighten

    • D.

      Purgatory

    Correct Answer
    C. Enlighten
    Explanation
    The word "enlighten" means to cause someone to see or understand something clearly, often by providing them with new information or knowledge. It is a nine-letter word that perfectly fits the given definition. "Financier" and "affluence" are unrelated to the meaning of causing clarity of vision. "Purgatory" refers to a place or state of suffering or punishment, which is also unrelated to the given meaning. Therefore, the correct answer is "Enlighten".

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  • 15. 

    What is a six-letter word meaning "to enter voluntarily the military service by formal enrollment"?

    • A.

      Enlist

    • B.

      Linear

    • C.

      Votive

    • D.

      Course

    Correct Answer
    A. Enlist
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Enlist." To enlist means to voluntarily join the military service through formal enrollment. This word specifically refers to the act of signing up or enrolling oneself into the armed forces. The other options, "Linear," "Votive," and "Course," do not have the same meaning as "to enter voluntarily the military service by formal enrollment."

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