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5 Matching questions

  1. bulwark
  2. remit
  3. presentiment
  4. profligate
  5. sartorial
  1. a a strong defense or protection, a solid wall-like structure for defense; to provide such
    defense or protection
    S: Stronghold; Citadel
    A: Breach; Weakpoint
  2. b given over to dissipation and self-indulgence, immoral, recklessly extravagant; a person given to self-indulgent and wild spending
    S: Prodigal; Improvident
    A: Frugal; Economical
  3. c a vague sense of approaching misfortune
    S: Foreboding; Premonition
  4. d of or pertaining to a tailor or his work; having to do with clothes or dress (especially men's)
  5. e to send or hand in (as money); to cancel (as a penalty or punishment), forgive, pardon; to lessen, diminish; to put off, postpone, defer
    S: Pay; Absolve

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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
  2. something that is heavy or burdensome (especially an unwelcome responsibility); a stigma; blame
    S: Duty; Stigma
  3. to oppose successfully; to prevent, frustrate
    S: Foil; Baffle
    A: Aid; Abet
  4. puzzling, perplexing, inexplicable, not easily understood
    S: Baffling; Mysterious; Inexplicable
    A: Intelligible; Understandable; Fathomable
  5. needed, necessary, regarded as essential or indispensable
    S: Required; Incumbent
    A: Nonessential; Optional

5 True/False questions

  1. mawkishto soften, make gentle, pacify; to calm, allay (as an emotion), assuage, appease, placate; to reduce in intensity
    A: Enrage; Anger

          

  2. adamantto send or hand in (as money); to cancel (as a penalty or punishment), forgive, pardon; to lessen, diminish; to put off, postpone, defer
    S: Pay; Absolve

          

  3. definitiveneeded, necessary, regarded as essential or indispensable
    S: Required; Incumbent
    A: Nonessential; Optional

          

  4. impromptuto send or hand in (as money); to cancel (as a penalty or punishment), forgive, pardon; to lessen, diminish; to put off, postpone, defer
    S: Pay; Absolve

          

  5. mollifyto soften, make gentle, pacify; to calm, allay (as an emotion), assuage, appease, placate; to reduce in intensity
    A: Enrage; Anger