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5 Matching questions

  1. buttress
  2. foist
  3. dun
  4. carousal
  5. deference
  1. a verb, to support, prop up, strengthen; noun, a supporting structure
  2. b noun, noisy revelry or merry making (often with a suggestion of heavy drinking)
  3. c verb, to impose by fraud; to pass off as worthy or genuine; to bring in by stealth, dishonesty, or coercion
  4. d to demand insistenly, especially in payment of a debt; (n.) a creditor; (adk.) dark, dull, drab, dingy
  5. e noun, courteous, yielding to the wishes and ideas of another person; great respect marked by submission, as to a superior

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. adjective, excessively and objectionably sentimental; having a mildly sickening flavor
  2. DEFINITION: untidy dirty careless SYNONYMS: unkempt slatternly slipshod lax ANTONYMS: neat tidy careful meticulous
  3. noun, an opinion different from accepted belief; the denial of an idea that is generally held sacred
  4. DEFINITION: to speak or act in a way that allows for more than one interpretation; to be deliberately vague or ambiguous SYNONYMS: to talk out of both sides of one's mouth palter hedge ANTONYMS: to speak one's mind plainly
  5. adjective, abundantly productive; abundant, profuse

5 True/False questions

  1. mollifyverb, to soften, make gentle, to calm, allay; to reduce in intensity


  2. politicadjective, easily made angry, bad-tempered


  3. debonairpleasant, curteous, lighthearted; smooth and polished in manner and appearance


  4. sartorialnoun, noisy revelry or merry making (often with a suggestion of heavy drinking)


  5. surfeitnoun, an excess or overindulgence, as in eating or drinking; causing disgust; verb, to feed or supply with anything to excess