Senior Cumulative 1 - 4 Vocab

39 Questions | Total Attempts: 52

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  • 1. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the antonyms: unintelligible; confusing; inarticulate
    • A. 

      Reconnaissance

    • B. 

      Largesse

    • C. 

      Carping

    • D. 

      Coherent

    • E. 

      Insatiable

  • 2. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (v.) To divide or subdivide into branches or subdivisions
    • A. 

      Encomium

    • B. 

      Banal

    • C. 

      Excoriation

    • D. 

      Acquisitive

    • E. 

      Ramify

  • 3. 
    A _____ mother will drive any decent person to insanity. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Arrogate

    • B. 

      Eschew

    • C. 

      Ramify

    • D. 

      Carping

    • E. 

      Invidious

  • 4. 
    After a _____ of her terminally messy kitchen, Lynnette decided it would be fair play to release a rat for her husband to find. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Banal

    • B. 

      Emulate

    • C. 

      Insatiable

    • D. 

      Reconnaissance

    • E. 

      Belabor

  • 5. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the synonyms: probe; exploration; inspection; examination
    • A. 

      Reconnaissance

    • B. 

      Substantiate

    • C. 

      Excoriation

    • D. 

      Germane

    • E. 

      Arrogate

  • 6. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the synonyms: copy; imitate; mimic; mirror  
    • A. 

      Largesse

    • B. 

      Insatiable

    • C. 

      Tenable

    • D. 

      Carping

    • E. 

      Emulate

  • 7. 
    What is the part of speech for the word: RAMIFY
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      Preposition

    • F. 

      Interjection

    • G. 

      Conjunction

  • 8. 
    The panel of board members need to _____ the discussion of whether kids could carry torches to school or not, as it seemed to be a new trend these days. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Coherent

    • B. 

      Carping

    • C. 

      Congeal

    • D. 

      Invidious

    • E. 

      Belabor

  • 9. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the synonyms: confiscate; seize; usurp; take
    • A. 

      Substantiate

    • B. 

      Invidious

    • C. 

      Arrogate

    • D. 

      Ramify

    • E. 

      Eschew

  • 10. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the antonyms: generous; abstemious; unselfish; giving
    • A. 

      Intransigent

    • B. 

      Germane

    • C. 

      Temporize

    • D. 

      Acquisitive

    • E. 

      Arrogate

  • 11. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the antonyms: preferable; welcome; desirable; pleasant
    • A. 

      Largesse

    • B. 

      Banal

    • C. 

      Excoriation

    • D. 

      Belabor

    • E. 

      Invidious

  • 12. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the synonyms: zealous; passionate; enthusiastic; fervent
    • A. 

      Halcyon

    • B. 

      Avid

    • C. 

      Histrionic

    • D. 

      Gambit

    • E. 

      Overt

  • 13. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (v.) To put forward for consideration; set forth
    • A. 

      Animadversion

    • B. 

      Pejorative

    • C. 

      Maelstrom

    • D. 

      Propound

    • E. 

      Suppliant

  • 14. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (v.) To move in waves
    • A. 

      Propriety

    • B. 

      Halcyon

    • C. 

      Pejorative

    • D. 

      Undulate

    • E. 

      Histrionic

  • 15. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition: (adj.) Distasteful; unpalatable
    • A. 

      Maelstrom

    • B. 

      Accost

    • C. 

      Summarily

    • D. 

      Devious

    • E. 

      Brackish

  • 16. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the synonyms: passionate; enthusiastic; fervent; zealous
    • A. 

      Talisman

    • B. 

      Gambit

    • C. 

      Avid

    • D. 

      Maelstrom

    • E. 

      Propound

  • 17. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the synonyms: ostentatious; turgid; bombastic; pompous  
    • A. 

      Devious

    • B. 

      Pejorative

    • C. 

      Celerity

    • D. 

      Propound

    • E. 

      Histrionic

  • 18. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the antonyms: indecorum; vulgarity; faux pas; indecency
    • A. 

      Celerity

    • B. 

      Sacrilege

    • C. 

      Propriety

    • D. 

      Maelstrom

    • E. 

      Propound

  • 19. 
    Which word MOST NEARLY matches the antonyms: tasteful; sweet; pleasing; palatable
    • A. 

      Animadversion

    • B. 

      Histrionic

    • C. 

      Brackish

    • D. 

      Suppliant

    • E. 

      Accost

  • 20. 
    A woman learns at a young age the _____ in which she is to act in public. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Animadversion

    • B. 

      Brackish

    • C. 

      Gambit

    • D. 

      Histrionic

    • E. 

      Propriety

  • 21. 
    The _____ to sneak up on the enemy from behind was thwarted by the soldiers in their lookout tower. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Myopic

    • B. 

      Propound

    • C. 

      Gambit

    • D. 

      Celerity

    • E. 

      Suppliant

  • 22. 
    Since the water turned _____ after I dropped my keys in the puddle, I had a hard time locating them. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Feckless

    • B. 

      Murky

    • C. 

      Eulogy

    • D. 

      Evince

    • E. 

      Derogatory

  • 23. 
    The idea that a tiger and a lamb can live in perfect harmony is a _____ philosophy. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Utopian

    • B. 

      Primordial

    • C. 

      Decry

    • D. 

      Propinquity

    • E. 

      Unwonted

  • 24. 
    Dan Scott on One Tree Hill is a highly _____ man, he's relentlessly mean to everyone on the show! Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Utopian

    • B. 

      Verbiage

    • C. 

      Nefarious

    • D. 

      Primordial

    • E. 

      Viscous

  • 25. 
    The _____ spoken at President Lincoln's funeral talked of his great attributes used to benefit our country. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Verdant

    • B. 

      Primordial

    • C. 

      Articulate

    • D. 

      Eulogy

    • E. 

      Propinquity

  • 26. 
    When the city had to _____ Superman's powers upon his last failure, he felt the need to leave and never come back. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Negarious

    • B. 

      Credence

    • C. 

      Piquant

    • D. 

      Exhume

    • E. 

      Decry

  • 27. 
    The _____ glass-blower kept blowing squares, which she figured was due to her inexperience. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Derogatory

    • B. 

      Utopian

    • C. 

      Articulate

    • D. 

      Murky

    • E. 

      Verdant

  • 28. 
    Listening to _____ of a pompous man can get quite boring, as the points are repeated often. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?  
    • A. 

      Eulogy

    • B. 

      Primordial

    • C. 

      Verbiage

    • D. 

      Viscous

    • E. 

      Piquant

  • 29. 
    To live a _____ life, with little purpose or vision, leads many into depression.
    • A. 

      Intractable

    • B. 

      Verdant

    • C. 

      Exhume

    • D. 

      Feckless

    • E. 

      Viscous

  • 30. 
    Marge becomes _____ when she loses Maggie at the grocery store.
    • A. 

      Nefarious

    • B. 

      Distraught

    • C. 

      Intractable

    • D. 

      Evince

    • E. 

      Murky

  • 31. 
    A _____ comment made to the Asian-American principal left him doubting the integrity of this new school. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Derogatory

    • B. 

      Exhume

    • C. 

      Verbiage

    • D. 

      Utopian

    • E. 

      Viscous

  • 32. 
    The _____ offer to not get eaten by sharks looked good to Robin, who was tied up and dangling above the shark pool. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Prepossessing

    • B. 

      Asseverate

    • C. 

      Exigency

    • D. 

      Pecuniary

    • E. 

      Incarcerate

  • 33. 
    The _____ for ditching 5th period was to make a quick run for the door in between classes. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Bastion

    • B. 

      Mordant

    • C. 

      Stratagem

    • D. 

      Recumbent

    • E. 

      Exigency

  • 34. 
    Thinking that Robin's strengths could beat WonderWoman's superpowers is a _____ notion! Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Recumbent

    • B. 

      Ludicrous

    • C. 

      Asseverate

    • D. 

      Flotsam

    • E. 

      Mordant

  • 35. 
    Bozo the Clown was such a _____ fellow. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Grouse

    • B. 

      Stratagem

    • C. 

      Exigency

    • D. 

      Jocular

    • E. 

      Pecuniary

  • 36. 
    In the movie Titanic, people were seen hanging on to the _____ in order to stay afloat. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Incumbent

    • B. 

      Glean

    • C. 

      Disarray

    • D. 

      Bastion

    • E. 

      Flotsam

  • 37. 
    The _____ knight didn't know how to fight dragons or how to ask pretty milkmaids to go a 'courtin'. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Bastion

    • B. 

      Frenetic

    • C. 

      Glean

    • D. 

      Pusillanimous

    • E. 

      Disarray

  • 38. 
    The little brother liked to _____ that his older sister got all the special treatment, even though he just got the brand new dirtbike. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Grouse

    • B. 

      Nettle

    • C. 

      Asseverate

    • D. 

      Exigency

    • E. 

      Pusillanimous

  • 39. 
    When the cat ate my grandmother's parakeet we felt the need to _____ her for her behavior. Which word BEST COMPLETES this sentence?
    • A. 

      Nettle

    • B. 

      Frenetic

    • C. 

      Ludicrous

    • D. 

      Incarcerate

    • E. 

      Recumbent