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  1. TIGHT-LIPPED
  2. SWATHE
  3. TIGHTWAD
  4. UNTRAMMELLED
  5. TITTER
  1. a Verb. Wrap or bind with as if with bandages "The model was swathed in yards of fabric, with the designer knowing about arranging it."
  2. b Noun. A miserly person "He is such a tightwad that he will have stale bread for lunch rather than buy groceries or fruits."
  3. c Noun. Nervous laugher "Though she looked calm and poised at the meeting, her constant titter gave away her nervousness at meeting the chairperson."
  4. d Adjective. Not restrained "Her parents were unable to come to terms with her lifestyle, which was untrammelled by the regular norms of society, and disowned her."
  5. e Adjective. Inclined to secrecy or reticence "She was trustworthy and so tight-lipped; one could trust her with the darkest secrets without a thought."

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Adjective. Unwilling to part with money "Getting money from him was a difficult task as he was so tightfisted and asked so many questions that one gave up after a while."
  2. Adjective. Unable to express clearly or fluently on account of being surprised "When she suddenly came across the actor whom she had admired for years, she was tongue tied and could not utter a single word before him."
  3. Adjective. Unpleasant or unattractive to look at "The duchess berated her gardener for the unsightly state of her famous gardens, appearing neglected."
  4. Adjective. Spotlessly clean and fresh "That the white table napkin remained unsullied till the evening with kids creating havoc all over spilling things, is a miracle in itself."
  5. Verb. Get drunk "The party seemed to go on forever with guests refusing to stop their revelry and continuing to swill themselves."

5 True/False questions

  1. THRONGNoun. Violent pangs of suffering "In the throes of pain, she could hardly make out who had rescued her or what was happening around her"

          

  2. UNRAVELNoun. Violent pangs of suffering "In the throes of pain, she could hardly make out who had rescued her or what was happening around her"

          

  3. SURLYAdjective. Ill-humored, arrogant, domineering "One hesitated before going to their house, as they had to endure the surly behaviour of their host's father who found fault with everything."

          

  4. UPSTARTNoun. The final result or outcome ; the central idea or point "The upshot of the boxing match was that the reigning champion was defeated by the new player in minutes."

          

  5. TESSELLATEDAdjective. Spotlessly clean and fresh "That the white table napkin remained unsullied till the evening with kids creating havoc all over spilling things, is a miracle in itself."

          

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