Meaning by Word 01




Vocabulary Exercises


Meaning by Word

Please specify the meaning of each of the below words:


1 - adj. amiable

a - understood but not plainly stated; without doubt; indirectly suggested; implied; unconditional; contained within
b - friendly; genial; pleasant
c - unconquerable; unbeatable; invulnerable; indisputable
d - pertaining or relating to a church

2 - v. paraphrase

a - to restate the meaning of a passage in other words
b - to attack with words; to question the truthfulness or integrity; to challenge
c - to banish; to exile; to withdraw from one's country; to expel
d - to delay or refuse to commit oneself in order to gain time; to avoid an answer

3 - adj. sanctimonious

a - contemptible; degrading; humiliating; ignoble; contempt; base; mean
b - wise; prudent; sensible; discreet
c - pretending to be religious; self-righteous
d - inclined to believe anything; easily imposed upon; naive; gullible; deceivable

4 - adj. captious

a - having the power to influence or convince; persuasive; influential
b - equivalent to; equal to
c - thoughtful; contemplative; meditative; musing
d - disposed to find fault; picky; narrow-minded

5 - n. myriad

a - party slogan
b - large number; a lot; innumerable; endless; infinitive; multiple
c - offender; person who is guilty of an offense
d - similarity; correlation; parallelism; comparability

6 - v. exploit

a - to push away; to repel; to reject
b - to laugh at; to utter with scorn; to jeer; to taunt mock
c - to use for one's selfish purpose
d - to deprive or leave desolate by loss; to suffer loss

7 - n. craven

a - mass departure; emigration
b - coward; abject person
c - esteem or influence accorded for recognized achievements or reputation
d - person who abandons something, as a religion, cause or movement; traitor

8 - n. misnomer

a - name or term that describes wrongly
b - principle accepted as authoritative; belief
c - regret for wrongdoing; remorse; uneasiness of conscience
d - similarity; correlation; parallelism; comparability

9 - n. fiasco

a - party slogan
b - ludicrous and complete failure; disaster
c - setting forth facts; public exhibition; show; clarification
d - faithfulness; loyalty

10 - v. delineate

a - to outline; to describe; to sketch; to draw
b - to speak out against; to condemn; to accuse; to censure
c - to ruin; to decay; to destroy
d - to purify of offensive material; to censor
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