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  • 1. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "a rural view, especially one of picturesque effect, as seen from a distance or an elevation"?

    • A.

      Landscape

    • B.

      Vulgarity

    • C.

      Olfactory

    • D.

      Menagerie

    Correct Answer
    A. Landscape
    Explanation
    The word "landscape" is defined as a rural view, particularly one that is visually appealing and picturesque when observed from a distance or an elevated position. It refers to the overall natural or man-made features of an area, including mountains, valleys, rivers, and buildings. Therefore, "landscape" is the correct answer to the question.

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  • 2. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "relaxed"?

    • A.

      Courser

    • B.

      Languid

    • C.

      Overeat

    • D.

      Mawkish

    Correct Answer
    B. Languid
    Explanation
    The word "languid" is a seven-letter word that means "relaxed." It describes a state of being lacking energy or enthusiasm, often associated with a calm and peaceful demeanor. The other options, "courser," "overeat," and "mawkish," do not have the same meaning as "relaxed" and are therefore incorrect.

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  • 3. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "lassitude of body or depression"?

    • A.

      Foliage

    • B.

      Subacid

    • C.

      Salvage

    • D.

      Languor

    Correct Answer
    D. Languor
    Explanation
    Languor is the correct answer because it is a seven-letter word that means "lassitude of body or depression." Languor refers to a state of physical or mental weariness, lack of energy, or listlessness. It accurately captures the meaning described in the question.

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  • 4. 

    What is a 10-letter word meaning "lustful"?

    • A.

      Inglorious

    • B.

      Paraphrase

    • C.

      Insurgence

    • D.

      Lascivious

    Correct Answer
    D. Lascivious
    Explanation
    The word "lustful" means having strong sexual desires or being driven by lust. The word "lascivious" also means being driven by sexual desires or having a strong inclination towards lust. Therefore, "lascivious" is the correct answer as it is a 10-letter word that accurately represents the meaning of "lustful".

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  • 5. 

    What is a six-letter word meaning "a little lass"?

    • A.

      Laddie

    • B.

      Superb

    • C.

      Lassie

    • D.

      Urchin

    Correct Answer
    C. Lassie
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Lassie" because it is a six-letter word that means "a little lass." Lassie is a term used to refer to a young girl or a little lass, making it the most suitable option among the given choices.

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  • 6. 

    What is a six-letter word meaning "dormant"?

    • A.

      Packet

    • B.

      Latent

    • C.

      Marine

    • D.

      Sextet

    Correct Answer
    B. Latent
    Explanation
    Latent is a six-letter word that means "dormant." It refers to something that is present but not yet developed, active, or visible. It describes a state of being hidden or concealed, suggesting potential or capabilities that are not currently being expressed or utilized. Therefore, latent is the correct answer for a six-letter word meaning "dormant."

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  • 7. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "the state of being dormant"?

    • A.

      Repulse

    • B.

      Contort

    • C.

      Possess

    • D.

      Latency

    Correct Answer
    D. Latency
    Explanation
    Latency is the correct answer because it is a seven-letter word that means "the state of being dormant." Latency refers to a period of time where there is a delay or a pause in activity. In the context of this question, latency can be interpreted as a state of being dormant or inactive, which aligns with the given definition.

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  • 8. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "directed toward the side"?

    • A.

      Granule

    • B.

      Specter

    • C.

      Lateral

    • D.

      Drachma

    Correct Answer
    C. Lateral
    Explanation
    The word "lateral" is a seven-letter word that means "directed toward the side." It is commonly used to describe something that is located or oriented to the side, rather than in the center or middle. This word is often used in various fields, such as anatomy, engineering, and sports, to describe a side or sideways movement or position.

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  • 9. 

    What is a six-letter word meaning "rather late"?

    • A.

      Plural

    • B.

      Tenant

    • C.

      Rotund

    • D.

      Latish

    Correct Answer
    D. Latish
    Explanation
    Latish is a six-letter word that means "rather late." It is a combination of the word "late" and the suffix "-ish," which indicates a tendency or slight degree of something. Therefore, latish refers to being somewhat late or arriving after the expected or usual time.

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  • 10. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "openwork of metal or wood, formed by crossing or interlacing strips or bars"?

    • A.

      Evasion

    • B.

      Urgency

    • C.

      Cantata

    • D.

      Lattice

    Correct Answer
    D. Lattice
    Explanation
    A lattice is a seven-letter word that refers to an openwork of metal or wood, formed by crossing or interlacing strips or bars. It is a structure commonly used in architecture and design to provide support or decorative patterns. The other options, evasion, urgency, and cantata, do not have the same meaning as lattice and are unrelated to the given definition.

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  • 11. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "praiseworthy"?

    • A.

      Unwieldy

    • B.

      Chastise

    • C.

      Mediocre

    • D.

      Laudable

    Correct Answer
    D. Laudable
    Explanation
    The word "laudable" is an eight-letter word that means "praiseworthy". It is the correct answer because it directly matches the given definition. "Unwieldy", "chastise", and "mediocre" do not have the same meaning as "praiseworthy", making them incorrect choices.

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  • 12. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "high praise"?

    • A.

      Laudation

    • B.

      Incentive

    • C.

      Hesitancy

    • D.

      Tractable

    Correct Answer
    A. Laudation
    Explanation
    Laudation is a 9-letter word that means "high praise". It is derived from the Latin word "laudatio" which means praise or commendation. It is commonly used to express admiration, recognition, or approval for someone's achievements or qualities. Laudation is often associated with positive feedback, accolades, or applause given to individuals or organizations for their exceptional performance or accomplishments.

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  • 13. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "pertaining to, expressing, or containing praise"?

    • A.

      Foreshore

    • B.

      Ultimatum

    • C.

      Laudatory

    • D.

      Scintilla

    Correct Answer
    C. Laudatory
    Explanation
    The word "laudatory" is the correct answer because it is a 9-letter word that means "pertaining to, expressing, or containing praise."

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  • 14. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "washerwoman"?

    • A.

      Rearrange

    • B.

      Opportune

    • C.

      Effective

    • D.

      Laundress

    Correct Answer
    D. Laundress
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Laundress" because it is a 9-letter word that means "washerwoman." A laundress is a woman who washes and irons clothes for a living, typically in a large household or laundry facility. This word accurately describes the occupation of a washerwoman, making it the correct answer to the question.

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  • 15. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "crowned with laurel, as a mark of distinction"?

    • A.

      Monotony

    • B.

      Laureate

    • C.

      Overhang

    • D.

      Irritate

    Correct Answer
    B. Laureate
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Laureate" because it is an eight-letter word that means "crowned with laurel, as a mark of distinction." This word is commonly used to describe someone who has achieved great success or recognition in a particular field, such as a Nobel laureate or a poet laureate.

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