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5 Matching questions

  1. remit
  2. definitive
  3. presentiment
  4. profligate
  5. bulwark
  1. a a strong defense or protection, a solid wall-like structure for defense; to provide such
    defense or protection
    S: Stronghold; Citadel
    A: Breach; Weakpoint
  2. b a vague sense of approaching misfortune
    S: Foreboding; Premonition
  3. c given over to dissipation and self-indulgence, immoral, recklessly extravagant; a person given to self-indulgent and wild spending
    S: Prodigal; Improvident
    A: Frugal; Economical
  4. d to send or hand in (as money); to cancel (as a penalty or punishment), forgive, pardon; to lessen, diminish; to put off, postpone, defer
    S: Pay; Absolve
  5. e conclusive, final, representing the limit of what can be done
    S: Exhaustive; Authoritative
    A: Tenative; Inconclusive

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. to spoil or destroy an appetite by too much indulgence, especially in sweet or rich things; to glut, satiate, surfeit
    A: Stimulate; Whet
  2. to oppose successfully; to prevent, frustrate
    S: Foil; Baffle
    A: Aid; Abet
  3. a confused hodgepodge of sounds, hubbub; an uproar or commotion that goes far beyond what is justified
    S: Furor; Hullabaloo
  4. courteous yielding to the wishes and ideas of another person; great respect marked by submission, as to a superior
    S: Respect; Consideration; Coutesy
    A: Contempt; Disrespect; Scorn; Disdain
  5. firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, implacable, inflexible; an extremely hard substance
    A: yielding; fllexible

5 True/False questions

  1. demeanorfirm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, implacable, inflexible; an extremely hard substance
    A: yielding; fllexible

          

  2. cholericeasily made angry, bad-tempered
    S: Irascrible; Testy
    A: Affable; Genial

          

  3. curtailto cut short, bring to a halt or end sooner than expected; to reduce
    S: Limit; Abbreviate; Abridge; Contract
    A: Protract; Extend

          

  4. requisiteneeded, necessary, regarded as essential or indispensable
    S: Required; Incumbent
    A: Nonessential; Optional

          

  5. mollifyexcessively and objectionably sentimental; having a mildly sickening flavor
    S: Mushy; Nauseating
    A: Callous; Insensitive

          

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