Word Of The Day Vocabulary Quiz 2

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 206

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Word Of The Day Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will test your retention of the ten new words introduced to Mrs. Ward's Language Arts 9* and 10 students for semester two.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Define martinet.
    • A. 

      To walk about; to roam; to stroll

    • B. 

      Excessively harsh or severe

    • C. 

      Relating to money

    • D. 

      A strict disciplinarian

  • 2. 
    Define bibelot.
    • A. 

      A small decorative object without practical utility; a trinket

    • B. 

      Extreme chauvinism or nationalism

    • C. 

      Forbidden by law; prohibited

    • D. 

      Lacking in vitality or interest

  • 3. 
    Define plenipotentiary.
    • A. 

      A strict disciplinarian

    • B. 

      Containing or conferring full power

    • C. 

      Excessively harsh or severe

    • D. 

      Extremely cold; icy

  • 4. 
    Define torpor.
    • A. 

      Extreme chauvinism or nationalism

    • B. 

      Relating to money

    • C. 

      To walk about; to roam; to stroll

    • D. 

      Lacking in vitality or interest

  • 5. 
    Define gelid.
    • A. 

      Extremely cold; icy

    • B. 

      Containing or conferring full power

    • C. 

      Excessively harsh or severe

    • D. 

      A small decorative object without practical utility; a trinket

  • 6. 
    Define verboten.
    • A. 

      Lacking in vitality or interest

    • B. 

      Extremely cold; icy

    • C. 

      Containing or conferring full power

    • D. 

      Forbidden, as by law; prohibited

  • 7. 
    Define pecuniary.
    • A. 

      Relating to money

    • B. 

      Forbidden, as by law; prohibited

    • C. 

      Containing or conferring full power

    • D. 

      A strict disciplinarian

  • 8. 
    Define perambulate.
    • A. 

      Lacking in vitality or interest

    • B. 

      Containing or conferring full power

    • C. 

      Relating to money

    • D. 

      To walk about; to roam; to stroll

  • 9. 
    Define jingoism.
    • A. 

      Relating to money

    • B. 

      Extreme chauvinism or nationalism

    • C. 

      Excessively harsh or severe

    • D. 

      Containing or conferring full power

  • 10. 
    Define draconian.
    • A. 

      Extremely cold; icy

    • B. 

      Excessively harsh or severe

    • C. 

      A strict disciplinarian

    • D. 

      Containing or conferring full power