Averse = Unwilling
Averse - adjective - having a strong feeling of opposition, antipathy, repugnance, etc. Unwilling - adjective - not willing; reluctant; loath; averse
Ascetic = Disciplined
Ascetic - adjective - rigorously abstinent; austere. Disciplined - adjective - having or exhibiting discipline; rigorous.
Apprise = Inform
Apprise - verb - to give notice to; inform; advise (often followed by of)." Disciplined - verb - to give or impart knowledge of a fact or circumstance to.
Ascent = Climb
Ascent - noun - an act of ascending; upward movement; a rising movement. Climb - noun - a climbing; an ascent by climbing.
Complementary = Corresponding
Complementary - adjective - forming a complement; completing. Corresponding - adjective - associated in a working or other relationship.
Dissemble = Conceal
Dissemble - verb - to give a false or misleading appearance to; conceal the truth or real nature of. Conceal - verb - to keep secret; to prevent or avoid disclosing or divulging.
Exacerbate = Aggravate
Exacerbate - verb - to increase the severity, bitterness, or violence of (disease, ill feeling, etc.); aggravate. Aggravate - verb - to make worse or more severe; intensify, as anything evil, disorderly, or troublesome.
Hoard = Trove
Hoard - noun - a supply or accumulation that is hidden or carefully guarded for preservation, future use, etc. Trove - noun - a collection of objects.
Invariably = Perpetually
Invariably - adverb - not variable; not changing or capable of being changed; static or constant. Perpetually - adverb - continuing or enduring forever; everlasting.
Ironic = Unexpected
Ironic - adjective - using words to convey a meaning that is the opposite of its literal meaning; containing or exemplifying irony: coincidental; unexpected. Unexpected - adjective - not expected; unforeseen; surprising.
Macerate = Liquefy
Macerate - verb - to soften or separate into parts by steeping in a liquid. Liquefy - verb - to make or become liquid.
Pallet = Cot
Pallet - noun - a small or makeshift bed. Cot - noun - a light portable bed, especially one of canvas on a folding frame.
Perspective = Outlook
Perspective - noun - a mental view or prospect. Outlook - noun - the view or prospect from a particular place.
Regimen = Procedure
Regimen - noun - a regulated course, as of diet, exercise, or manner of living, intended to preserve or restore health or to attain some result. Procedure - noun - a series of steps taken to accomplish an end.
Taut = Tense
Taut - adjective - tightly drawn; tense; not slack. Tense - adjective - stretched tight, as a cord, fiber, etc.; drawn taut; rigid.
How Big Is Your Vocabulary?
U did ur best. Some peepl have a way w/words, and sum ppl dont. Ur probably good at lots of other stuff. Dont beet yrslf up.
Pretty good. You can keep up in a conversation, but let's admit it, you're not winning any spelling bees anytime soon.
You probably did a solid job on the writing and language section of the SATs, didn't you?
If the English language was the game Mortal Kombat, vocabulary would be Johnny Cage, and you'd be Scorpion, and you just did the "GET OVER HERE!" thing and WRECKED this quiz. Fatality! (Good job.)
I am in awe of your vocabulocity, and I apologize for making up the word "vocabulocity." I'm sure it makes your skin crawl.