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5 Matching questions

  1. presentiment
  2. adamant
  3. cloy
  4. deference
  5. demeanor
  1. a a vague sense of approaching misfortune
    S: Foreboding; Premonition
  2. b to spoil or destroy an appetite by too much indulgence, especially in sweet or rich things; to glut, satiate, surfeit
    A: Stimulate; Whet
  3. c 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
  4. d the way a person behaves, overall impression made by comportment, manner, etc.; facial appearance, mien
    S: Conduct; Behavior
  5. e firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, implacable, inflexible; an extremely hard substance
    A: yielding; fllexible

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a confused hodgepodge of sounds, hubbub; an uproar or commotion that goes far beyond what is justified
    S: Furor; Hullabaloo
  2. easily made angry, bad-tempered
    S: Irascrible; Testy
    A: Affable; Genial
  3. conclusive, final, representing the limit of what can be done
    S: Exhaustive; Authoritative
    A: Tenative; Inconclusive
  4. 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
  5. of or pertaining to a tailor or his work; having to do with clothes or dress (especially men's)

5 True/False questions

  1. curtailto cut short, bring to a halt or end sooner than expected; to reduce
    S: Limit; Abbreviate; Abridge; Contract
    A: Protract; Extend


  2. remitto 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. bulwarkto oppose successfully; to prevent, frustrate
    S: Foil; Baffle
    A: Aid; Abet


  4. enigmaticeasily made angry, bad-tempered
    S: Irascrible; Testy
    A: Affable; Genial


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