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PCAT Vocab2

Subjects : pcat, english, vocabulary
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Long speech of angry criticism






2. Become less intense/widespread






3. Smelling/tasting unpleasant (stale)






4. Quench one's thirst; satisfy desire






5. Generous/munificent/forgive






6. Small quantity






7. Impossible to stop or prevent






8. Expressing disapproval






9. Profession/science of teaching






10. Mollify; appease; mitigate; alleviate






11. Written message (diplomacy)






12. Reject with disdain






13. Schemer/fisherman






14. (of a sound) - sweet and soothing






15. Expert judge in matter of taste






16. Cancellation of a debt/charge






17. Entertainment of sketches/song/dance






18. To exclude from a group by common consent.






19. Talkative






20. Noisy disturbance or quarrel






21. The gift of finding valuable or agreeable things not sought for.






22. Highest order of angels






23. Very generous






24. Store of money or valuable objects






25. Strange or mysterious






26. Excite (i.e. sexual images - words)






27. Complete happiness/ expressing






28. Foolishly impractical especially in the pursuit of ideals.






29. Unconventional/slightly strange






30. Inept; insufficient to perform a task






31. The use of delaying tactics - like long speeches - especially in a legislative assembly.






32. A hospital






33. Jewelry giving protection from evil






34. Bring together to form a whole






35. Valuable stolen goods






36. Model; exemplar






37. Denying one's self pleasure






38. Recklessly daring






39. (of man) has energy - strong sex-drive






40. Unearthly; too light; diaphanous






41. Preference/special liking for






42. Art/practice of disputation.






43. Endure pain without showing feeling






44. Tall tower used to store grain






45. End something






46. Shun or avoid






47. Restate






48. Exhibiting aggression.






49. Extreme greed for wealth






50. Submissive