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Test your vocabulary by dynamic question sheets, including options like spelling words of American middle school and high school, some standardized exams, and word frequency levels.
 Test Questions
High School: 9th Grade
abrupt     Speak
 
(1)
a.  
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reliable; worthy of being depended on; trustworthy
open and genuine; not deceitful; pure; unmixed
low or inferior in station or quality; modest
practical and functional, not just for show
broken off; very steep; having sudden transitions from one subject to another
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blemish     Speak
 
(2)
v.  
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develop and reach maturity; grow old or older
convert code into ordinary language; read with difficulty
mark with deformity; injure or impair, as anything which is excellent; make defective, either the body or mind
rise and fall in or as if in waves; shift; vary irregularly
get hold of; gain possession of; acquire, in any way
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cease     Speak
 
(3)
v.  
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make such as is required; give added or requisite qualities to; make legally capable
commence; go on board a boat or airplane; begin a journey
hinder; charge with improper conduct; challenge validity of; try to discredit
stop; terminate; put an end to; discontinue
refrain from buying or using
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conceal     Speak
 
(4)
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live in; occupy; reside in
throw or bend back light from a surface; give back or show an image of; mirror
separate with a sieve, as the fine part of a substance from the course; examine critically or minutely; scrutinize
act in advance of; deal with ahead of time; predict
keep from being seen, found, observed, or discovered; secrete
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dejected     Speak
 
(5)
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slightly obscure; unclear, confused, or uncertain
capable of apprehending; knowing; conscious; relating to the faculty of apprehension; sensible; feeling; perceptive
likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand
easily broken; having little elasticity
being in low spirits; depressed
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dissolve     Speak
 
(6)
v.  
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get hold of; gain possession of; acquire, in any way
shuffle; fight or struggle confusedly at close quarters; wrestle in a rough fashion
force or drive back; disgust; offer resistance to; fight against
melt; liquefy; cause to pass into solution; cause to disappear or vanish
utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds
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edict     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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an extra dividend to the shareholders; money paid in addition to a stated compensation
violent disturbance; sudden, violent disruption or upset
consent; approval to do something
decree ,especially issued by a sovereign; official command
noisy, disorderly fight or quarrel; disturbance
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extreme     Speak
 
(8)
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idealistic without regard to practicality
thrifty; saving; using the minimum of time or resources necessary for effectiveness
no longer usable or practical; obsolete; not in fashion
causing sadness, compassion, or pity
outermost; utmost; farthest; most remote; at the widest limit
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fragrant     Speak
 
(9)
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in great numbers; in a plentiful or sufficient degree; plentifully
being in an unrefined or natural state; raw; lacking tact or taste; blunt or offensive
having a pleasant or sweet smell; odorous
fierce; savage; wild; indicating cruelty
relating to races; group of people sharing common racial, national, or religious heritage
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gauche     Speak
 
(10)
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neatly dressed; very stylish in dress; lively and alert
causing difficulty or annoyance; bothersome
given with strong assurance; firm in adherence to promises or in observance of duty
awkward or lacking in social graces; coarse and uncouth
valuable under estimation; inestimable; priceless
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ignite     Speak
 
(11)
v.  
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kindle; cause to start burning; set fire to
walk or march with labor; jog along; move wearily
upset; throw into confusion or disorder
ease or lessen pain; satisfy or appease
walk lame, bearing chiefly on one leg; walk with a hitch or hop, or with crutches; move roughly or irregularly
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jeopardy     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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strong, foul odor; stink; foul quality; offensive odor
argument; angry altercation; quarrel; verbal controversy; debate
unstable, poisonous allotrope of oxygen
exposure to death, loss, or injury; hazard; risk of loss or injury
gnawing; biting; corroding; any of various mammals of rodent, such as a mouse, rat, squirrel,
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offend     Speak
 
(13)
v.  
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breed; emerge from the egg
mark with deformity; injure or impair, as anything which is excellent; make defective, either the body or mind
strike against; attack; assail; make angry; affront
alter; make partial or minor changes to
dance and skip about in sport; leap playfully
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persevere     Speak
 
(14)
v.  
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make sure or certain; insure; assure
deliver;give or make available; provide; represent in a drawing or painting
scrub; clean, polish, or wash by scrubbing vigorously; wear away; search through or over thoroughly
endure; be persistent, refuse to stop
shuffle; fight or struggle confusedly at close quarters; wrestle in a rough fashion
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proliferate     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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occur at the same time as; correspond
put out a fire; extinguish; put an end to; destroy
grow rapidly; propagate; reproduce
force or drive back; disgust; offer resistance to; fight against
declare unavailable, as for security reasons; arrange or order by classes or categories
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remorse     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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pain of a guilty conscience; feeling of deep regret
delicately beautiful or charming; exquisite; gratification or pleasure taken in anything
fight; noisy quarrel or fight; loud party
violent or riotous behavior; state of excitement, passion, or debauchery
confederate; partner; collaborator
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rotate     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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plant or grow in a fixed cyclic order of succession; swirl; revolve; turn on or around an axis or a center
place in front of, or over against; set opposite; exhibit; confront; resist; withstand
pierce; go through; permeate
come into prominence; spring up; appear
cause to go gently and smoothly through air or over water
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spasmodic     Speak
 
(18)
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affected by involuntary jerky muscular contractions; periodic
thick; crowded closely together; compact
not fitting; lacking in harmony or compatibility
broken off; very steep; having sudden transitions from one subject to another
low or inferior in station or quality; modest
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toxic     Speak
 
(19)
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poisonous; caused by a toxin or other poison
of or pertaining to the voice; relating to sounds of spoken language
neatly dressed; very stylish in dress; lively and alert
theoretical; not concrete; not applied or practical; difficult to understand
concerning each of two or more persons or things; exchangeable; interacting
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uneasy     Speak
 
(20)
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relating to health or the protection of health
not easy; difficult; restless; disturbed by pain, anxiety
seen or able to be seen by the eye; visible; optical
isolated; existing, living, or going without others; alone; unaccompanied
open and genuine; not deceitful; pure; unmixed
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