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5 Matching questions

  1. mollify
  2. deference
  3. requisite
  4. cloy
  5. mawkish
  1. a needed, necessary, regarded as essential or indispensable
    S: Required; Incumbent
    A: Nonessential; Optional
  2. b 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
  3. c excessively and objectionably sentimental; having a mildly sickening flavor
    S: Mushy; Nauseating
    A: Callous; Insensitive
  4. d to spoil or destroy an appetite by too much indulgence, especially in sweet or rich things; to glut, satiate, surfeit
    A: Stimulate; Whet
  5. e to soften, make gentle, pacify; to calm, allay (as an emotion), assuage, appease, placate; to reduce in intensity
    A: Enrage; Anger

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. of or pertaining to a tailor or his work; having to do with clothes or dress (especially men's)
  2. a vague sense of approaching misfortune
    S: Foreboding; Premonition
  3. easily made angry, bad-tempered
    S: Irascrible; Testy
    A: Affable; Genial
  4. to cut short, bring to a halt or end sooner than expected; to reduce
    S: Limit; Abbreviate; Abridge; Contract
    A: Protract; Extend
  5. without preparation, offhand, suddenly or hastily done; an extemporaneous composition or remark; a minimal piece suggestive of improvisation
    S: Spontaneous; Improvised
    A: Rehearsed; Planned

5 True/False questions

  1. bulwarka strong defense or protection, a solid wall-like structure for defense; to provide such
    defense or protection
    S: Stronghold; Citadel
    A: Breach; Weakpoint

          

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

          

  3. profligategiven 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. enigmaticpuzzling, perplexing, inexplicable, not easily understood
    S: Baffling; Mysterious; Inexplicable
    A: Intelligible; Understandable; Fathomable

          

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