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 Test Questions
High School: 9th Grade
ailment     Speak
 
(1)
n.  
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sickness; illness; affliction
lack of knowledge or education
clothes, especially fine or formal ones; dress
pleasantry or slight satire; banter; jesting language; satirical merriment
air of compelling charm, romance, and excitement, especially when delusively alluring; magic spell
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blockade     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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fixed foundation; established base; region of the air; sky or heavens; the most remote of the celestial spheres
wetness caused by water
decree ,especially issued by a sovereign; official command
shutting up of a place by troops or ships; obstruction to passage
exposure to death, loss, or injury; hazard; risk of loss or injury
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brittle     Speak
 
(3)
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easily broken; having little elasticity
outermost; utmost; farthest; most remote; at the widest limit
falling off as of leaves; falling off or shed at specific season or stage of growth
capable of apprehending; knowing; conscious; relating to the faculty of apprehension; sensible; feeling; perceptive
in great numbers; in a plentiful or sufficient degree; plentifully
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coincide     Speak
 
(4)
v.  
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talk foolishly or idly; utter meaningless confusion of words or sounds
continue; insist; persevere
make products by hand or machinery; make from raw materials
set up; connect or set in position and prepare for use
occur at the same time as; correspond
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crimson     Speak
 
(5)
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of a rich deep red color inclining to purple; bloody
authentic; sincerely and honestly felt or experienced; real or true
first in excellence, quality, or value; at the best stage; peak; first in degree or rank; chief
suggesting or threatening evil; accompanied by or leading to disaster
pestering; vexatious; troublesome; causing irritation or annoyance
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displace     Speak
 
(6)
v.  
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move or shift from the usual place or position, especially to force to leave a homeland
plant or grow in a fixed cyclic order of succession; swirl; revolve; turn on or around an axis or a center
be slow in leaving; continue or persist; stay
endure; be persistent, refuse to stop
come into prominence; spring up; appear
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emerge     Speak
 
(7)
v.  
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throw or bend back light from a surface; give back or show an image of; mirror
save from loss or destruction; rescue of a ship; save for further use
be slow in leaving; continue or persist; stay
break down; make more concise; convert food into absorbable substances
come into prominence; spring up; appear
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establish     Speak
 
(8)
v.  
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set up or found; build
gaze; stare; look searchingly; company with
mock; ridicule; show or express scorn; eat quickly and greedily
consider; think about carefully; weigh
threaten; jeopardize; do something that may damage it or destroy it
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fraudulent     Speak
 
(9)
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of, found in, or produced by the sea; naval
appropriate to a purpose or an occasion
likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand
cheating; deceitful; planning or using fraud; given to practice of fraud
difficult to handle or manage
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genuine     Speak
 
(10)
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enormous; colossal; consisting of great mass; containing a great quantity of matter
concerning each of two or more persons or things; exchangeable; interacting
authentic; sincerely and honestly felt or experienced; real or true
boring; dull; tediously repetitious or lacking in variety
no longer usable or practical; obsolete; not in fashion
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impecunious     Speak
 
(11)
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of or pertaining to the voice; relating to sounds of spoken language
without money; poor; penniless
having total knowledge; knowing everything
poisonous; caused by a toxin or other poison
causing extreme terror; very great; extraordinarily good
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jeopardy     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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exposure to death, loss, or injury; hazard; risk of loss or injury
slide of a large mass of dirt and rock down a mountain or cliff; overwhelming electoral victory
dangerous situation; crucial or decisive point or situation; a turning point
loss of hope; utter hopelessness; complete despondency
inquiry; doubt in the mind; mental reservation
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mature     Speak
 
(13)
v.  
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achieve or accomplish; gain
convert code into ordinary language; read with difficulty
develop and reach maturity; grow old or older
connect or join together; combine
shake with slight, rapid, tremulous movement
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oppose     Speak
 
(14)
v.  
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cause to go gently and smoothly through air or over water
place in front of, or over against; set opposite; exhibit; confront; resist; withstand
set up or found; build
pierce; go through; permeate
talk foolishly or idly; utter meaningless confusion of words or sounds
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prey     Speak
 
(15)
n.  
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any substance used to make soil more fertile
act or practice of one who is hospitable; reception and entertainment of strangers or guests without reward
a tiny piece of anything
interjection; word or phrase having no independent meaning; expression usually of surprise or anger
target of a hunt; animal hunted or caught for food
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reconciliation     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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sovereignty; rule; dominance or widespread influence
teaching by giving a discourse on some subject; speech that is open to the public
act of reconciling, or state of being reconciled; reconcilement; restoration to harmony; renewal of friendship
weakness; bodily ailment or weakness, especially one brought on by old age
freight carried by a ship, an aircraft, or another vehicle
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scamper     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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endeavor; struggle or fight forcefully; exert much effort or energy
come into prominence; spring up; appear
run with speed; run or move in a quick, hurried manner; hasten away
demand; force; compel to behave in a certain way
destroy metal or alloy gradually, especially by chemical action; be eaten or worn away
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shrewd     Speak
 
(18)
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clever; characterized by keen awareness, sharp intelligence
mobile; easily or conveniently transported
no longer useful; outmoded; antiquated
causing death; leading to failure or disaster
proceeding by steps or degrees; advancing, step by step, as in ascent or descent or from one state to another; regularly progressive
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transport     Speak
 
(19)
v.  
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strike against; attack; assail; make angry; affront
combine; blend; become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat
carry from one place to another; carry away; deport
gaze; stare; look searchingly; company with
agree in opinion or sentiment; be of the same mind; accord; concur; allow
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troublesome     Speak
 
(20)
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existing or occurring before something else
causing difficulty or annoyance; bothersome
having the ability required for a specific task
late; delayed; moving slowly
capable of arousing and holding the attention
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