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5 Matching questions

  1. enormity
  2. impediment
  3. Dovetail
  4. waif
  5. falter
  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 (n.) a person (usually a child) without a home or friend; a stray person or animal; something that comes along by chance, a stray bit
    (Syn.) stray, ragamuffin, street urchin
  3. c (n.) the quality of exceeding all moral bounds; an exceedingly evil act; huge size, immensity
    (Syn.) atrociousness, heinousness, atrocity, vastness
    (Ant.) mildness, harmlessness, innocuousness
  4. d (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. e (n.) a physical defect; a hindrance, obstacle
    (Syn.) obstruction, stumbling block
    (Ant.) help, advantage, asset, plus

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (adj.) chillingly proud and scornful
    (Syn.) disdainful, supercilious
    (Ant.) meek, humble, unassuming, modest
  2. (adj.) necessary, urgent;
    (n.) a form of a verb expressing a command; that which is necessary or required
    (Syn.) (Adj.) essential, indispensable, mandatory
    (Ant.) (Adj.) nonessential, unnecessary, optional
  3. (v.) to linger in an aimless way, hang around, dawdle, tarry
    (Ant.) hurry along
  4. (adj.) twisted, turned to one side; cleverly and often grimly humorous
    (Syn.) dryly amusing, ironic, droll
    (Ant.) humorless, solemn, straight
  5. (adj.) firmly fixed; constant, not moving or changing
    (Syn.) loyal, faithful, unwavering
    (Ant.) inconstant, fickle, unreliable, vacillating

5 True/False questions

  1. Adapt(n.) a person (usually a child) without a home or friend; a stray person or animal; something that comes along by chance, a stray bit
    (Syn.) stray, ragamuffin, street urchin

          

  2. pithy(adj.) short but full of meaning and point
    (Syn.) terse, short and sweet, meaty, telling
    (Ant.) wordy, verbose, long-winded, follish, inane

          

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

          

  4. malinger(v.) to pretend illness to avoid duty or work, lie down on the job
    (Syn.) goof off, shirk

          

  5. foreboding(n.) a warning or feeling that something bad will happen;
    (adj.) marked by fear, ominous
    (Syn.) (N.) misgiving, presentiment, premonition