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The Weird and Wonderful Words Quiz #4

Obscure words with simple meanings? Includes the meanings of arctophile. 10 Questions.

 
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What is the meaning of the word ''arctophily''?

  • Study of teddy bears.
  • Sharp mountain ridge.
  • Bearing silver.
  • Divination in general.

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What is the meaning of the word ''napoo''?

  • Ability of a liquid to coat the back of the spoon.
  • The nostrils.
  • To destroy; to kill.
  • To go naked.

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What is the meaning of the word ''yataghan''?

  • Wailing; howling.
  • Long curved knife or sabre.
  • Gossip or busybody.
  • Precious jade.

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What is the meaning of the word ''ubity''?

  • Place or locality.
  • Like a scar.
  • Deep blue.
  • Light midday meal.

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What is the meaning of the word ''janker''?

  • A convivial person.
  • A female janitor.
  • Long pole on wheels for transporting logs.
  • Fine chain mail jacket.

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What is the meaning of the word ''guff''?

  • Nonsense; empty talk.
  • Wooden breakwater.
  • Bearing gypsum.
  • Study of women's psychology.

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What is the meaning of the word ''elchee''?

  • Yeast mixture.
  • Lock of tangled hair.
  • Freedom-giving.
  • Ambassador.

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What is the meaning of the word ''warray''?

  • To make war on.
  • Elk.
  • One who carries a wallet.
  • To whistle feebly.

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What is the meaning of the word ''zonulet''?

  • A variety of doughnut.
  • Living; vital.
  • A small belt or girdle.
  • Customs union.

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What is the meaning of the word ''tenebrose''?

  • Dark; gloomy.
  • Lust-provoking.
  • Incineration.
  • Worship of miracles or wonders.

 

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