Language Quiz / 'K' by Definition

Random Language or Definition Quiz

Can you identify the 'K' words, given their definitions?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to PlayForced Order
Also try: 'Q' by Definition
Score 0/35 Timer 06:00
A male sovereign or monarch
A small metal instrument specially cut to fit into a lock and move its bolt
A state or government having a king or queen as its head
An optical instrument in which bits of glass are shown in continually changing symmetrical forms by reflection in two or more angled mirrors
A method developed in Japan of defending oneself without the use of weapons by striking sensitive areas on an attacker's body with the hands, elbows, knees, or feet
An Eskimo canoe with a skin over on a light framework, made watertight by flexible closure around the waist of the occupant and propelled with a double-bladed paddle
Any herbivorous marsupial of the family Macropodidae, of Australia and adjacent islands
To hold or retain in one's possession; hold as one's own
A child or young person
A light frame covered with some thin material, to be flown in the wind at the end of a long string
Acquaintance with facts, truths, or principles, as from study or investigation; general erudition
The set of keys usually arranged in tiers, for operating a typewriter, typesetting machine, computer terminal, or the like
To strike with the foot or feet
A young cat
Any large, brown, cold-water seaweed of the family Laminariaceae, used as food and in various manufacturing processes
An instrument for cutting, consisting of a thin, sharp-edged, metal blade fitted with a handle
A set or collection of tools, supplies, instructional matter, etc., for a specific purpose
A musical toy consisting of a tube that is open at both ends and has a hole in the side covered with parchment or membrane, which produces a buzzing sound when hummed into
A sluggish, tailless, gray, furry, arboreal marsupial, Phascolarctos cinereus, of Australia
A condiment consisting of puréed tomatoes, onions, vinegar, sugar, spices, etc.
Of a good or benevolent nature or disposition, as a person
A small, round or oblong citrus fruit having a sweet rind and acid pulp, used chiefly for preserves
To deprive of life in any manner; cause the death of; slay
A room or place equipped for cooking
An interlacing, twining, looping, etc., of a cord, rope, or the like, drawn tight into a knob or lump
To strike a sounding blow with the fist or anything hard, especially on a door, window, or the like, as in seeking admittance, calling attention, or giving a signal
A joint of a finger, especially one of the articulations of a metacarpal with a phalanx
Any short, pleated skirt, especially a tartan wraparound, as that worn by men in the Scottish Highlands
A unit of length, equivalent to 3280.8 feet or 0.621 mile
A metal container in which to boil liquids, cook foods, etc.; pot
To make (a garment, fabric, etc.) by interlocking loops of one or more yarns either by hand with needles or by machine
A mounted soldier serving under a feudal superior in the Middle Ages
The egg-sized, edible berry of the Chinese gooseberry, having fuzzy brownish skin and slightly tart green flesh
To steal, carry off, or abduct by force or fraud, especially for use as a hostage or to extract ransom
To touch or press with the lips slightly pursed, and then often to part them and to emit a smacking sound, in an expression of affection, love, greeting, reverence, etc.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.