study vocab 2

Random Miscellaneous or vocabulary Quiz

Can you name the study vocab 2?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

 plays        
How to Play
DefinitionWord
an invalid or incorrect notion; a mistaken belief
an expression of praise
sophisticated; refined; elegant
to dress up; to primp; to groom oneself with elaborate care
lacking funds; without money
extremely harmful; potentially causing death
based on the observation or experiment
a speech honoring the dead
evoking intense aversion or dislike
beginning to come into being or to become apparent
abundant in size, force, or extent; extraordinary
excessive praise; intense adoration
argumentative; quarrelsome; causing controversy or disagreement
to question or oppose
to grow rapidly or flourish
extremely reverent or devout; showing strong religious devotion
producing large volumes or amounts; productive
dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or the beautiful
an established set of principles or code of laws, often religious in nature
one who practices rigid self-denial, esp. as an act of religious devotion
severe criticism or punishment
to remove blame
to defame; to characterize harshly
to examine with great care
a substance that accelerates the rate of a chemical reaction without itself changing; a person or thing that causes change
intended to teach or instinct
DefinitionWord
to make better or more tolerable
awe-inspiring; worthy honor
stillness; motionlessness; quality of being at rest
soothing, esp. to the skin; making less harsh; mollifying; an agent that softens or smooths the skin
an exaggerated statement, often used as a figure of speech
brief; fleeting
playful, humorous
sad, sullen, melancholy
cautious reserve in speech; ability to make responsible decisions
intended for or understood by a small, specific group
unmoving; lethargic; sluggish
a literary work that ridicules or criticizes a human vice through humor or derision
authoritative permission or approval; a penalty intended to enforce compliance; to give permission or authority to
rustic and pastoral; characteristic of rural areas and their inhabitants
existing everywhere at the same time; constantly encountered; wide-spread
penny-pinching; excessively thrifty; ungenerous
expressing a rigid opinion based on unproved or unprovable principles
to take the place of; supersede
to obtain by deception or flattery
to drink deeply
burning or stinging; causing corrosion
free of bias or self-interest
composed or elements drawn from various sources
refusing to compromise
to lessen in intensity or degree
the willingness to comply with the wishes of others
DefinitionWord
thick; sticky
sordid; wretched and dirty as from neglect
one that precedes and indicates or announces another
a mournful poem, esp. one lamenting the dead
mysterious; obscure; difficult to understand
appealing forcibly to the mind or reason; convincing
a universally recognized principle
to rot; to decay and give off a foul odor
to deliver a pompous speech or tirade; a long, pompous speech
the act or state of swinging back and forth with a steady, uninterested rhythm
regretful; penitent; seeking forgiveness
wary; cautious; sparing
sociable; outgoing; enjoying that company of other people
the quality of lively or enthusiastic expression of thoughts and feelings
impenetrable by light; not reflecting light
harsh, jarring, discordant sound; dissonance
smallness of quantity or number; scarcity; a lack
indifferent to or unaffected by pleasure or pain; steadfast
violating accepted dogma or convention
lethargic; sluggish; dormant
marked by stealth; covert; surreptitious
deserving blame
harmless; causing no damage
greed, esp. for wealth

Friend Scores


  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...

Extras

Created Nov 21, 2010ReportNominate
Tags:definition, vocabulary, study