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It's Only Words III Quiz

Think you have a good vocabulary? Then try out this quiz to see just how good you are. 10 Questions.

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If someone is said to be ligated, they are what?

  • Tied up
  • Sworn to speak the truth
  • Caught out in a lie
  • Blindfolded

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If a person or subject is said to be recondite they are what?

  • Very distressed
  • Without hope
  • Not easily understood
  • Reclining

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What is a simulacrum?

  • An unreal or false semblance of something.
  • A mustard plaster
  • An ecclesiastical pardon
  • A bowl filled with water which is used for divining

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A termagant woman is said to be what?

  • Placid
  • Kindly
  • Thrifty
  • Scolding

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What is a fantast?

  • Someone who collects fans
  • Someone who goes to extreme lengths.
  • A visionary; a dreamer.
  • A person obsessed with celebritiy

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What is an atrium?

  • A place for keeping birds
  • A place designated for holy relics
  • An open central court
  • Another name for an attic

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If something is described as auspicious it is attended by what?

  • Unfavourable circumstances
  • Favourable circumstances
  • Unfathomable circumstances
  • Uncertain circumstances.

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A quizzing glass is better know as a what?

  • A monocle
  • A telescope
  • A mirror
  • A Prism

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A quintain was used in which ancient practice?

  • Archery
  • Sword fighting
  • Hawking
  • Jousting

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A dissolute person lacks what in particular?

  • Common sense
  • Moral restraint
  • An ability to form attachemnts to others
  • The ability to judge dangerous situations.