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5 Matching questions

  1. vituperate
  2. untenable
  3. desiccate
  4. derision
  5. sparse
  1. a to dry out or dehydrate; to make dry or dull
  2. b to use harsh condemnatory language; to abuse or censure severely or abusively; to berate
  3. c thin; not dense; arranged at widely spaced intervals
  4. d indefensible; not viable; uninhabitable
  5. e scorn; ridicule; contemptuous treatment

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a medieval science aimed at the transmutation of metals, esp. base metals into gold
  2. to fail to honor a commitment; to go back on a promise
  3. an attitude or quality of belief that all people are motivated by selfishness
  4. a natural predisposition or inclination
  5. to make or become thin, less dense; to refine

5 True/False questions

  1. spendthriftsharply perceptive; keen; penetrating


  2. pungentradiant; shiny; brilliant


  3. profligatea natural predisposition or inclination


  4. inimicalnot easily managed or directed; stubborn; obstinate


  5. shardthin; not dense; arranged at widely spaced intervals