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5 Matching questions

  1. haughty
  2. falter
  3. steadfast
  4. plunder
  5. waif
  1. a (adj.) firmly fixed; constant, not moving or changing
    (Syn.) loyal, faithful, unwavering
    (Ant.) inconstant, fickle, unreliable, vacillating
  2. b (adj.) chillingly proud and scornful
    (Syn.) disdainful, supercilious
    (Ant.) meek, humble, unassuming, modest
  3. c (v.) to hesitate, stumble, lose courage; to speak hesitatingly; to lose drive, weaken, decline
    (Syn.) waver
    (Ant.) persevere, plug away at
  4. d (v.) to rob by force, especially during wartime; to seize wrongfully; (n.) property stolen by force
    (Syn.) (v.) pillage, loot, sack
    (n.) spoils, pelf
  5. e (n.) a person (usually a child) without a home or friend; a stray person or animal; something that comes along by chance, a stray bit
    (Syn.) stray, ragamuffin, street urchin

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (n.) a physical defect; a hindrance, obstacle
    (Syn.) obstruction, stumbling block
    (Ant.) help, advantage, asset, plus
  2. (v.) to pretend illness to avoid duty or work, lie down on the job
    (Syn.) goof off, shirk
  3. (adj.) totally abandoned and helpless; sad and lonely; wretched or pitiful; almost hopeless
    (Syn.) woebegone, forsaken, bereft, pathetic
    (Ant.) jaunty, buoyant, blithe, chipper
  4. (adj.) necessary, urgent;
    (n.) a form of a verb expressing a command; that which is necessary or required
    (Syn.) (Adj.) essential, indispensable, mandatory
    (Ant.) (Adj.) nonessential, unnecessary, optional
  5. (adj.) twisted, turned to one side; cleverly and often grimly humorous
    (Syn.) dryly amusing, ironic, droll
    (Ant.) humorless, solemn, straight

5 True/False questions

  1. simper(v.) to linger in an aimless way, hang around, dawdle, tarry
    (Ant.) hurry along

          

  2. loiter(v.) to hesitate, stumble, lose courage; to speak hesitatingly; to lose drive, weaken, decline
    (Syn.) waver
    (Ant.) persevere, plug away at

          

  3. pithy(adj.) short but full of meaning and point
    (Syn.) terse, short and sweet, meaty, telling
    (Ant.) wordy, verbose, long-winded, follish, inane

          

  4. Vilify(v.) to abuse or belittle unjustly or maliciously
    (Syn.) malign, defame, denigrate, traduce
    (Ant.) Glorify, extol, lionize

          

  5. enormity(adj.) totally abandoned and helpless; sad and lonely; wretched or pitiful; almost hopeless
    (Syn.) woebegone, forsaken, bereft, pathetic
    (Ant.) jaunty, buoyant, blithe, chipper

          

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