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Call My Bluff Quiz

Based on the old BBC TV show - One word, four definitions, just choose the right one. 10 Questions.

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What does the word 'Gewgaw' mean?

  • Someone who teaches magic
  • Any drug which relieves depression
  • The inside pocket on a suit or coat
  • A showy thing, especially one that is useless or worthless

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What does a 'Tegestologist' do?

  • Studies porcelain & items made of porcelain
  • Predicts the movement of stellar objects
  • Trades with old coins & notes
  • Collects beer mugs & beer coasters

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Which of these is the meaning of the word 'Quodlibertarian'?

  • Someone who either has been married four times or who is married to four people
  • A person who will testify to anything for the right price
  • One who can talk about numerous subjects
  • A pedantic person who engages in elaborate arguments about minor things

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What is the definition of the word 'Buccula'?

  • A person with huge eyebrows
  • A double chin
  • A piece of firewood
  • An extremely ugly young woman

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What is the meaning of the world 'Kalling'?

  • A headache which covers the entire head
  • Fortune telling based on what variety of cabbage a blindfolded person picks
  • Living under rocks
  • The use of foul or abusive language to relieve stress or ease pain

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What does the word 'Tarantism' mean?

  • An urge to overcome melancholy by dancing
  • Tyrannical rulership of a husband by his wife
  • The act of eating raw flesh
  • Unreasoned hatred of Chris Tarrant

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'Tomecide' is a word referring to which of the following?

  • A neurosis caused by serving in the military
  • The philosophy that society is built upon individuals helping each other
  • The act of killing a tom cat
  • The act of murdering or destroying a book

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Which of these is the definition for the word 'Funkify'?

  • To cause a frog or a toad to fly through the air
  • To quickly eat one's meal, not taking time to savour it
  • To spend all your time trying to make money
  • To run away in fear

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What does the word 'Hadeharia' refer to?

  • Anything considered holy or sacred
  • The practice of constantly using the word hell in speaking
  • A government of saints
  • The crime of beating a person in their own home

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What does the word 'Schadenfreude' mean?

  • A deceptive device or stratagem
  • Dash or flamboyance in manner or style
  • Using or marked by the use of a minimum of words
  • A malicious satisfaction in the misfortunes of others