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You're A Genius If You Can Score More Than 7 On This Vocabulary Test

I'm using these all wrong but boy do I feel rococo.

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  1. Correct
    Incorrect
    A thief or safe-breaker.
    Correct
    Incorrect
    A man called Peter.
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    Incorrect
    A person of questionable morals.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Did you hear how Harold got that new house on Park St? He's a peterman!

  2. Correct
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    Having to do with eating or being fond of eating.
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    Incorrect
    Being careless with money.
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    Incorrect
    Being aggressively loud.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Brian is so edacious! He always takes two slices of Linda's home-made carrot cake instead of waiting to see if there's leftovers!

  3. Correct
    Incorrect
    A great deal of trouble or commotion.
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    Incorrect
    A stark warning.
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    An urge to do something inadvisable.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    I had a cacoethes for eating seven doughnuts in row. I just couldn't help myself!

  4. Correct
    Incorrect
    Transient or fleeting.
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    Incorrect
    Quick to argue or quarrel.
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    Incorrect
    Dark and sombre in colour.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The moment between Henry Cavill and I was fugacious, but meaningful.

  5. Correct
    Incorrect
    Providing shade.
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Connecting two equal parts.
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    Incorrect
    Proud to an obnoxious degree.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The umbriferous branches of the tree protected little Timmy from the burning glare of the sun.

  6. Correct
    Incorrect
    To thicken or congeal a sauce.
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    Incorrect
    To taste something carefully to appreciate fully.
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    Incorrect
    To approach something with trepidation.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    While Billy degusted the wine, I downed it and yelled "WOOOOOO".

  7. Correct
    Incorrect
    A person who performs karate.
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    Incorrect
    A large, forked prong.
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    Incorrect
    A small expanse of grass or astroturf.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    You know Donald? He's a professional karateka!

  8. Correct
    Incorrect
    To think whilst in a squatting position.
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    Incorrect
    To randomly assign.
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    Incorrect
    Leave abruptly.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    As soon as I felt my bowels move violently, I prepared to absquatulate!

  9. Correct
    Incorrect
    A small wallet designed to carry credit cards.
    Correct
    Incorrect
    An wig of hair for the pubic region.
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    Incorrect
    A gilded envelope.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Look at Angela's merkin, my god it reaches the floor!"

  10. Correct
    Incorrect
    To erupt involuntarily.
    Correct
    Incorrect
    To enchant or fascinate.
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    Incorrect
    To convince easily.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    I was completely ensorcelled by Rihanna as she walked by me in that sheer, floor-length gown.

For more wonderful words you can use to sound like you know some shit, check out this list from Oxford Dictionaries!

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