Tiny Word - Vocabulary Quiz
Build your English vocabulary skills by taking this 10 minute vocabulary quiz just few times a day.
This "vocabulary quiz" -- "word quiz" is dynamically generated from an assortment of common SAT vocabulary.
 
Customize your word quiz!
Questions Per Page:
Choices Per Question:
1.   monogamy (n.):
      The habit of pairing, or having but one mate.
      A master in the technique of some particular fine art.
      A three-legged stand, usually hinged near the top, for supporting someinstrument.
      One who believes in the theory that man's food should be exclusivelyvegetable.
2.   rendition (n.):
      Interpretation.
      The keeping of a thing within one's power or possession.
      Any remedy which, when applied externally, dries up or absorbs moisture, asthat of wounds.
      Banter.
3.   undeceive (v.):
      To bubble up.
      To set apart as sacred.
      To free from deception, as by apprising of the real state of affairs.
      To fill the mind of a person to the exclusion of other subjects.
4.   suave (adj.):
      Smooth and pleasant in manner.
      Deceptive.
      Characterized by special tact in negotiations.
      Merry.
5.   contemptuous (adj.):
      Pertaining to the having, holding, or detention of property in one's poweror command.
      Violent.
      Unfavorably known to the general public.
      Disdainful.
6.   maintenance (n.):
      The sameness or monotony of utterance.
      That which supports or sustains.
      Entreaty in behalf of others.
      A person of rank or importance.
7.   sympathetic (adj.):
      Having little or no book-learning.
      Having a fellow-feeling for or like feelings with another or others.
      Pertaining to, contained in, or warranted by the Holy Scriptures.
      Without spirit or bravery.
8.   secant (adj.):
      Cutting, especially into two parts.
      Veracious.
      High in station, merit, or esteem.
      Artificial.
9.   metal (n.):
      An instrument for measuring very small angles or dimensions.
      The knowledge relating to industries and manufactures.
      An element that forms a base by combining with oxygen, is usually hard, heavy,and lustrous.
      The art of representing on a map the physical features of any locality orregion with accuracy.
10.   stringency (n.):
      One who delivers an elaborate or formal speech.
      Any messenger commissioned by or as by divine authority.
      A first appearance in society or on the stage.
      Strictness.


Grade your quiz now!

 
By: Vladimir Sutskever
Last modified on 01-06-2006
http://cs.nyu.edu/~vs667/