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  1. presentiment
  2. profligate
  3. choleric
  4. thwart
  5. brouhaha
  1. a easily made angry, bad-tempered
    S: Irascrible; Testy
    A: Affable; Genial
  2. b a vague sense of approaching misfortune
    S: Foreboding; Premonition
  3. c to oppose successfully; to prevent, frustrate
    S: Foil; Baffle
    A: Aid; Abet
  4. d 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. e a confused hodgepodge of sounds, hubbub; an uproar or commotion that goes far beyond what is justified
    S: Furor; Hullabaloo

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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. to cut short, bring to a halt or end sooner than expected; to reduce
    S: Limit; Abbreviate; Abridge; Contract
    A: Protract; Extend
  3. to spoil or destroy an appetite by too much indulgence, especially in sweet or rich things; to glut, satiate, surfeit
    A: Stimulate; Whet
  4. of or pertaining to a tailor or his work; having to do with clothes or dress (especially men's)
  5. to soften, make gentle, pacify; to calm, allay (as an emotion), assuage, appease, placate; to reduce in intensity
    A: Enrage; Anger

5 True/False questions

  1. demeanorcourteous 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. adamantfirm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, implacable, inflexible; an extremely hard substance
    A: yielding; fllexible

          

  3. requisiteto 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

          

  4. 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

          

  5. onussomething that is heavy or burdensome (especially an unwelcome responsibility); a stigma; blame
    S: Duty; Stigma