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Posted on Apr 5, 2017

Can You Pass This High School Vocab Quiz?

Will you make the grade?

  1. What is the part of speech for the word
    SCRUTINIZE?

  2. The word EXPOSTULATE
    most nearly means:

  3. The word
    INTERCEDE
    most nearly means:

  4. What is the part of speech for the word ADROIT?

  5. The word
    ESOTERIC
    most nearly means:

  6. How do you spell the word defined below?
    "(v.) To give by will"

  7. Which word MOST NEARLY matches the definition:
    "(n.) One who is uncultured in thoughts and manner; (adj.) Uncultured in thought and manner; Narrow-minded and not open to new ideas"

  8. Which of the following are synonyms for the word
    SCRUPULOUS?

  9. The word
    HACKNEYED
    most nearly means:

  10. Which word most nearly matches the definition: 
    "(n.) An indirect insinuation or suggestion about a person or thing, usually of a degrading and derogatory nature"

  11. What is the part of speech for the word: BENEVOLENT

  12. The word HETEROGENEOUS most nearly means:

  13. How do you spell the word defined below?
    "(n.) a cure-all"

  14. The word LURID most nearly means:

  15. How do you spell the word defined below?
    "(adj.) Limited"

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