Vocabulary Word Test
Here's a really quick way of testing if you've learned the meanings of the words in this section. Look at the word definitions below and see if you can remember what each word is from their definitions.
If you get stuck, you can be shown the mnemonic to reveal an image that should help you remember.
To check if you're right, or remind you if you've forgotten, click the question and it will flip to reveal the answer.
Go through the whole list to see how many words you can recall. Revisit any that you had difficulty remembering until you're confident you can recall all of them.
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Prejudiced support of your own cause, group or sex
Intended to forestall or prevent something occurring
Favourable- showing signs that something is likely to be successful
Severe or strict in manner / very simple and without comfort
Government with one person holding absolute power
Learning difficulty that causes problems with word recognition
Measuring or representing information by means of physical, rather than digital properties
Relating to drugs that produce hallucinations, or generate hallucinations/effects on mind such as colour
Done without good reason
Unrestrained loud burst of laughter
absorb moisture (from the air even)
To go through a place damaging and stealing
False statement against another person
To add a short explanation/opinion to a text