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 Test Questions
High School: 9th Grade
antiquated     Speak
 
(1)
a.  
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alert and watchful; considerate; thoughtful
every two years; lasting or living for two years
too old to be fashionable, suitable, or useful; obsolete; aged
difficult to handle or manage
many; various; amounting to a large indefinite number
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attire     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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teaching by giving a discourse on some subject; speech that is open to the public
state of being despised or dishonored; disgrace; disobedience to, or open disrespect of
prisoner taken by force; one kept in power of another; one charmed or subdued by beauty, excellence, or affection
practice of cooperating; joint operation or action
clothes, especially fine or formal ones; dress
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capacity     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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mental or physical ability; ability to accommodate
stress; tension; condition of being pressed
measure or dimension from side to side; width; extent
guarantee; assurance by seller; authorization or certification
line that appears to bound an object; shape of an object or figure; summary of a written work or speech
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consent     Speak
 
(4)
v.  
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take goods of by force, or without right; spoil; sack; strip; rob
wet through and through; soak; put potion down throat of; steep in moisture; wet thoroughly
narrate or tell; count over again
follow, discover; make a mark or lines on a surface
agree in opinion or sentiment; be of the same mind; accord; concur; allow
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dapper     Speak
 
(5)
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gracious; showing warm and friendliness
neatly dressed; very stylish in dress; lively and alert
slightly obscure; unclear, confused, or uncertain
first in excellence, quality, or value; at the best stage; peak; first in degree or rank; chief
apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
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displace     Speak
 
(6)
v.  
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develop and reach maturity; grow old or older
move or shift from the usual place or position, especially to force to leave a homeland
breed; emerge from the egg
pierce; go through; permeate
enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments
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endanger     Speak
 
(7)
v.  
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save from loss or destruction; rescue of a ship; save for further use
threaten; jeopardize; do something that may damage it or destroy it
set up; connect or set in position and prepare for use
keep back or from; withhold; restrain from proceeding; stay or stop; delay
separate with a sieve, as the fine part of a substance from the course; examine critically or minutely; scrutinize
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estimate     Speak
 
(8)
v.  
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judge to be probable; form an opinion about; evaluate
cheer from distress or depression; alleviate grief and raise spirits of; relieve; comfort
be superior; distinguish oneself
alter; make partial or minor changes to
become slower; loosen; become less vigorous, intense, or severe
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frail     Speak
 
(9)
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in great numbers; in a plentiful or sufficient degree; plentifully
dull; lacking color; lacking in liveliness, charm, or surprise
nice; particular; fastidious; excellent; fine
unevenly cut; having the texture of something so cut; having a rough quality
physically weak; easily broken
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gauche     Speak
 
(10)
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without money; poor; penniless
torn or worn to rage; poor; mean; ragged
unrestrained and violent; occurring without restraint
awkward or lacking in social graces; coarse and uncouth
expressing, or consisting of, the number two; belonging to two
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ignite     Speak
 
(11)
v.  
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recover; find and bring in; get back
keep or confine within limits
throw or bend back light from a surface; give back or show an image of; mirror
disappear; pass out of sight, especially quickly; die out
kindle; cause to start burning; set fire to
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logic     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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act of searching for something
sovereignty; rule; dominance or widespread influence
reasoned and reasonable judgment; a system of reasoning
measure or dimension from side to side; width; extent
a tiny piece of anything
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mature     Speak
 
(13)
v.  
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constrict; make smaller; compress or concentrate
eliminate; eradicate; kill on a large scale; kill man
combine; blend; become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat
develop and reach maturity; grow old or older
provide written evidence; record in detail
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particle     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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entire range; all notes in musical scale
person with exceptional talents or powers; wonder
interjection; word or phrase having no independent meaning; expression usually of surprise or anger
unfortunate accident; bad luck
a tiny piece of anything
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prodigy     Speak
 
(15)
n.  
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legend; fable; a traditional story accepted as history
discomfort; cause strain, anxiety, or suffering to
refuge; shelter; harbor or anchorage; port
person with exceptional talents or powers; wonder
wetness caused by water
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reconciliation     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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interjection; word or phrase having no independent meaning; expression usually of surprise or anger
act of reconciling, or state of being reconciled; reconcilement; restoration to harmony; renewal of friendship
prototype; original model or type after which other similar things are patterned
an imaginary great circle on the surface of the earth passing through the north and south poles
mildness; quality of mercy or forgiveness, especially in the assignment of punishment as in a court case
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rodent     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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improper use or handling; misuse
group of trees smaller than a forest; orchard
gnawing; biting; corroding; any of various mammals of rodent, such as a mouse, rat, squirrel,
allotment; allowance; portion; allot; distribute in rations
travel; journey or leg of a journey, especially when slow or difficult
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shed     Speak
 
(18)
v.  
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acclaim; express approval, especially by clapping the hands
get rid of ; cast off; cause to pour forth
hesitate as if in fear or doubt; shy away or be overcome with fright or astonishment
appear or take shape, usually in enlarged or distorted form
enclose; reach as an end of reasoning; make final determination ; judge or decide; bring to an end
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tardy     Speak
 
(19)
a.  
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not harmed or damaged in any way; untouched
late; delayed; moving slowly
courtly; lively and spirited; having or displaying great dignity or nobility
stiff and unyielding; strict; hard and unbending; not flexible
valuable under estimation; inestimable; priceless
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unscathed     Speak
 
(20)
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stiff and unyielding; strict; hard and unbending; not flexible
pestering; vexatious; troublesome; causing irritation or annoyance
causing sadness, compassion, or pity
not harmed or damaged in any way; untouched
hard, harsh, or severe in manner or character; firm or unyielding
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