Question types

Start with

Question limit

of 60 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. occult'
  2. bombas'tic
  3. wheed'le
  4. procliv'ity
  5. pet'ulant
  1. a a natural or habitual inclination or tendency (especially of human character or behavior
  2. b mysterious, magical, supernatural,secret, hidden from view, not detectable by ordinary means. to hide, conceal; eclipse. matters involving the supernatural
  3. c pompous or overblown in language, full of high sounding words intended to conceal a lack of ideas
  4. d to use coaxing or flattery to gain some desired end
  5. e peevish, annoyed by trifles, easily irritated and upset

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. excessively smooth or smug; trying too hard to give an impression of earnestness, sincerity, or piety; fatty, oily, pliable
  2. the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structures of one group or society by contact with those of another; the resultant blend
  3. strict, severe; rigorously or urgently binding of compelling; sharp or bitter to the taste
  4. one who moves in where he or she is not wanted or has no right to be, an intruder
  5. to attempt to dissuade someone from some course or decision by earnest reasoning

5 True/False questions

  1. approba'tionthe expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise official approval


  2. intercede'to violate, trespass, go beyond recognized bounds


  3. fer'mentto spread through, penetrate, soak through


  4. nomcommitt'ala combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose


  5. vitriol'icbitter, sarcastic; highly caustic or biting (like a strong acid)


Create Set