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100 Words For Every Middleschooler

Subjects : english, vocabulary
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. The act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components






2. Allowing light to shine through






3. Very tiring - calling for an extreme effort






4. To mislead or deceive; to fake






5. The force or speed with which something moves






6. The act of restoring someone or something to the rightful owner or to a former state or position; making good on a loss or damage






7. A person who lives apart from society and often alone






8. To wander about - wind about; a sharp turn or twist






9. Causing gloom or depression






10. A barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc.






11. To move back and forth or to be unsure or weak






12. To float easily and gently on the air; drift






13. To enliven - cheer - give spirit or liveliness to syn- stimulate - excite - gladden ant- discourage - dispirit - dishearten - inhibit






14. Done slyly or stealthily - sneaky - secret - shifty; stolen






15. Poise - assurance - great self-confidence; perpendicularity






16. Emitting or reflecting light - glowing; illuminating






17. To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion






18. Capable of being harmed - damaged - or injured






19. To become less active or violent






20. Refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant






21. Brief and to the point; concise






22. Causing disgust or hatred; repulsive






23. Fearful or anxious - especially about the future






24. Threatening or suggesting something bad is on the way






25. Talk in a noisy - excited - or declamatory manner






26. To wear away or change - as in color or surface texture - by exposure to the wind - rain - and other conditions of the atmosphere






27. To stick out - to project






28. The act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing)






29. To return to normal health or strength; recover






30. The outer boundary of a circle; the perimeter






31. Continuing in an unchanging tone; wearying






32. Capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out






33. The act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men)






34. The remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up






35. A large indefinite number






36. Alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration






37. To occupy the complete attention - absorb fully






38. Make lighter or brighter






39. A large number of bees; a large number of moving people - animals - or insects






40. To calm down; to put down or suppress; to put an end to






41. Extremely careful; particular about details






42. Overbearing - arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing - compelling






43. To walk in a way that makes it look as if you think you are important; strut






44. Very great destruction - ruin; great confusion and disorder






45. To hesitate - stumble - lose courage; to speak hesitatingly; to lose drive - weaken - decline






46. The place designated as the end (as of a race or journey)






47. Become known or apparent






48. Not pleasant to look at; unattractive






49. Actions that cause great irritation (or even anger)






50. Very serious or sad