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5 Matching questions

  1. enormity
  2. falter
  3. foreboding
  4. wry
  5. vaunted
  1. a (v.) to hesitate, stumble, lose courage; to speak hesitatingly; to lose drive, weaken, decline
    (Syn.) waver
    (Ant.) persevere, plug away at
  2. b (adj.) much boasted about in a vain or swaggering way
    (Syn.) trumpeted, heralded
    (Ant.) downplayed, soft-pedaled, de-emphasized
  3. c (adj.) twisted, turned to one side; cleverly and often grimly humorous
    (Syn.) dryly amusing, ironic, droll
    (Ant.) humorless, solemn, straight
  4. d (n.) the quality of exceeding all moral bounds; an exceedingly evil act; huge size, immensity
    (Syn.) atrociousness, heinousness, atrocity, vastness
    (Ant.) mildness, harmlessness, innocuousness
  5. e (n.) a warning or feeling that something bad will happen;
    (adj.) marked by fear, ominous
    (Syn.) (N.) misgiving, presentiment, premonition

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (v.) to abuse or belittle unjustly or maliciously
    (Syn.) malign, defame, denigrate, traduce
    (Ant.) Glorify, extol, lionize
  2. (adj.) totally abandoned and helpless; sad and lonely; wretched or pitiful; almost hopeless
    (Syn.) woebegone, forsaken, bereft, pathetic
    (Ant.) jaunty, buoyant, blithe, chipper
  3. (v.) to pretend illness to avoid duty or work, lie down on the job
    (Syn.) goof off, shirk
  4. (v.) to fit together exactly; to connect so as to form a whole;
    (n.) a carpentry figure resembling a dove's tail
    (Syn.) (v.) mesh, jive, harmonize
    (Ant.) clash, be at odds
  5. (v.) To bear witness, affirm to be true or genuine
    (Syn.) witness, verify, confirm, corroborate
    (Ant.) deny, disprove, refute, rebut

5 True/False questions

  1. loiter(v.) to linger in an aimless way, hang around, dawdle, tarry
    (Ant.) hurry along

          

  2. imperative(n.) a physical defect; a hindrance, obstacle
    (Syn.) obstruction, stumbling block
    (Ant.) help, advantage, asset, plus

          

  3. pithy(v.) to abuse or belittle unjustly or maliciously
    (Syn.) malign, defame, denigrate, traduce
    (Ant.) Glorify, extol, lionize

          

  4. steadfast(V.)To adjust or change to suit conditions
    (Syn.) regulate, alter, acclimate
    (Ant.) remain unchange

          

  5. plunder(v.) to rob by force, especially during wartime; to seize wrongfully; (n.) property stolen by force
    (Syn.) (v.) pillage, loot, sack
    (n.) spoils, pelf