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5 Matching questions

  1. residue
  2. staid
  3. deplore
  4. ornate
  5. sustain
  1. a (adj.) elaborately decorated; showily splendid
    synonyms: fancy, elaborate, flashy, flamboyant
    antonyms: simple, plain, stark, austere
  2. b (v.) to feel or express regret or disapproval
    synonyms: lament, bemoan, bewail
    antonyms: approve, commend, extol
  3. c (n.) a remainder, that which remains when a part has been used up or removed
    synonyms: remnant, remains, leavings
  4. d (adj) serious and dignified; quiet or subdued in character or conduct
    synonyms: sedate, sober, prim
    antonyms: gaudy, jaunty, unconventional
  5. e (v.) to support, nourish, keep up; to suffer, undergo; to bear up under, withstand; to affirm the validity of
    synonyms: foster, maintain

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (adj.) full of tiny holes; able to be penetrated by air or water
    synonyms: leaky, permeable
    antonyms: airtight, waterproof, impermeable
  2. (v.) to read thoroughly and carefully
    synonyms: study, pore over, scrutinize
  3. (adj.) showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about someone or something
    synonym: concerned
    antonyms: unconcerned, indifferent, apathetic
  4. (v.) to support, give a boost to; (n.) a long pillow or cushion; a supporting post
    synonyms: (v.) strengthen, reinforce, buttress, validate
    antonyms: (v.) undermine, weaken, impair
  5. (n.) a person or thing turned to for help or advice; the act of seeking help or protection
    synonyms: redress, remedy, resort

5 True/False questions

  1. promontory(adj.) lying face down; inclined, likely
    synonyms: prostrate, liable, apt
    antonyms: standing upright, unlikely


  2. annul(v.) to reduce to nothing; to make ineffective or inoperative; to declare legally invalid or void
    synonyms: cancel, abolish, invalidate, nullify
    antonyms: validate, authorize, ratify


  3. muster(v.) to bring together for service or battle; to gather or summon; to amount to, comprise, include; (n.) a list of men for military service; a gathering, accumulation
    synonyms: (v.) mobilize, marshal; (n.) roster, inventory
    antonyms: (v.) disband, dismiss, disperse


  4. frivolous(adj.) of little importance, not worthy of serious attention; not meant seriously
    synonyms: silly, foolish, inane, petty, trifling
    antonyms: serious, important, significant


  5. qualm(n.) a pang of conscience, uneasiness, misgiving, or doubt; a feeling of faintness or nausea
    synonyms: regret, second thought, scruple