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5 Matching questions

  1. Rebuff
  2. Decimate
  3. Luminous
  4. Fraught
  5. Forgo
  1. a (v.) to snub; to repel, drive away; (n.) a curt rejection, a check; Syn: (v.) spurn, repulse, reject; (n.) setback; Ant: (v.) accept, welcome
  2. b (v.) to do without, abstain from, give up; Syn: refrain from, renounce; Ant: indulge in, partake of
  3. c (adj.) emitting or reflecting light, glowing; illuminating; Syn: radiant, bright, refulgent, lustrous; Ant: dark, opaque, dim, murky
  4. d (adj.) full or loaded with; accompanied by; Syn: charged with; Ant: devoid of, lacking, deficient in
  5. e (v.) to kill or destroy a large part of; Syn: ravage, devastate

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (v.) to toughen, harden; to render used to something by long subjection or exposure; Syn: accustom, acclimate
  2. (adj.) marked by slavish attentiveness; excessively submissive, often for purely self-interested reasons; Syn: fawning, servile, sycophantic, mealymouthed; Ant: assertive, bumptious, overbearing, candid, frank, independent
  3. (n.) a weak point, failing, minor flaw; Syn: shortcoming, defect, quirk; Ant: forte, virtue
  4. (n.) a slaughterhouse; a place of mass bloodshed; a state of complete disorder and confusion, mess
  5. (adj.) regretful for one's sins or mistakes; (n.) one who is sorry for wrongdoing; Syn: (adj.) remorseful, regretful, rueful, sorry; Ant: (adj.) unrepentant, remorseless

5 True/False questions

  1. Reconnoiter(v.) to engage in reconnaissance; to make a preliminary inspection

          

  2. Peremptory(adj.) having the nature of a command that leaves no opportunity for debate, denail, or refusal; offensively self-assured, dictatorial; determined, resolute; Syn: high-handed, unconditional; Ant: irresolute, tentative, mild, unassuming

          

  3. Attenuate(v.) to make thin or slender; to weaken or lessen in force, intensity, or value; Syn: thin out, dilute, water down; Ant: thicken, strengthen, bolster

          

  4. Oscillate(v.) to swing back and forth with a steady rhythm; to fluctuate or waver; Syn: vibrate, vacillate

          

  5. Cavil(v.) to find fault in a petty way, carp; (n.) a trivial objection or criticism; Syn: (v.) nitpick, quibble

          

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