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5 Matching questions

  1. mollify
  2. efficacious
  3. debase
  4. palpable
  5. vulnerable
  1. a to lower in character, quality, or value; to degrade, adulterate; to cause to deteriorate
    syn. cheapen, corrupt, demean, depreciate
  2. b (adj.) open to attack; capable of being wounded or damaged; unprotected
    syn. defenseless, exposed, unguarded
  3. c to soften, make gentle, pacify; to calm, allay (as an emotion), assuage, appease, placate; to reduce in intensity
  4. d (adj.) Effective, producing results
    Syn. effectual, efficient, potent, powerful
  5. e (adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard, or recognized
    SYN: tangible, plain, obvious, manifest

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (adj.) cloudlike, resembling a cloud; cloudy in color, not transparent; vague, confused, indistinct
    Syn: hazy, fuzzy, cloudy, vague, murky, opaque
  2. (adj.) extremely generous, lavish
    Syn. bounteous, liberal
  3. to beg earnestly and humbly
    s. plead, petition, implore, entreat
  4. (adj.) shrewd, crafty, showing practical wisdom
    Syn: shrewd, acute, sagacious, judicious, wily
  5. a confused hodgepodge of sounds, hubbub; an uproar or commotion that goes far beyond what is justified
    S: Furor; Hullabaloo

5 True/False questions

  1. dowdysomething that is heavy or burdensome (especially an unwelcome responsibility); a stigma; blame


  2. prosaicdelighting in cruelty, excessively cruel
    s. brutal, vicious, inhuman, fiendish


  3. anathemaWilling to follow advice or authority, tractable, submissive; responsive; liable to be held responsible
    S:agreeable, complaint, docile


  4. demeanorthe way a person behaves, overall impression made by comportment, manner, etc.; facial appearance, mien
    S: Conduct; Behavior


  5. pernicious(adj.) conspicuous, standing out from the mass (used particularly in an unfavorable sense)
    Syn: Glaring, Flagrant, Blantant


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