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.
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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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Bored or lacking enthusiasm having already had or done too much of something
To dig up something buried in the ground
The pouring of drink as an offering
Utterly wicked and evil
Showing a casual, cheerful indifference (lack of interest), seen by others as irresponsible or even callous
Someone who expects pointless and precise conformity, and acts superior to others
Having a lot of space
an army, air force or marine officer who deals with administration work for a senior officer
A social gathering in the evening
An idea or concept that you suppose is true and use as the basis for developing a claim or argument
The existing state of affairs especially regarding social or political issues; the current situation; the way things are now
Understood or implied without being stated
nearness in space, time or relationships
A large retail store selling a wide variety of goods
Friendly, lively and enjoyable in relation to an atmosphere or event
Using or containing more words than are necessary
To remove a fear, doubt or belief
A form of language that is spoken by a particular group of people, especially those living in one area
Show that you are sorry and make amends
Pretty or attractive, typically with regard to a woman