Vocabulary Test Online - DIY

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 Test Questions
Middle School: 6th Grade
aloud     Speak
 
(1)
a. or ad.  
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beyond ordinary understanding
being very thin, fitting snugly
knowing; having knowledge or cognizance
invariable or repeating; continually occurring; persistent
with relatively high volume
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autobiography     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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chronic respiratory disease, often arising from allergies
someone who leads the cheers at a sporting event
a musical instrument consisting of a slightly concave round brass plate
land densely overgrown with tropical trees and plants
biography or story written by oneself
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bargain     Speak
 
(3)
v.  
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get or be given something; accept as true or valid
negotiate the terms and conditions of a transaction
encourage; inspirit; fire the imagination of
injure or hurt; become worse; affect negatively
be cautious or wary about; be alert to
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button     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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a knob on an equipment that is pressed to operate it
the action of leaving, especially to start a journey
a state of confusion, uncertainty, or disorder
artifact made by weaving or knitting natural or synthetic fibers
a common nonmetallic element, a toxic, irritant, pale green gas
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clothesline     Speak
 
(5)
n.  
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a bridge that can be raised to block passage, in order to allow boats to pass beneath it
a cord on which clothes are hung to dry
surroundings; totality of surrounding conditions
explanatory list of symbols on a map
jewelry consisting of a cord or chain, often bearing gems, worn about the neck
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curtain     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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a book prepared for use in schools or colleges
one that opposes, stands in the way of, or holds up progress
a position on a scale of intensity, amount, or quality
a hanging screen that usually cab be drawn back or up
long, narrow upper section or crest; chain of hills or mountains
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dangerous     Speak
 
(7)
a. or ad.  
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regarded with deep affection; cherished by someone
funny, or making someone laugh
full of risk; perilous; hazardous; unsafe
accountable; have control and authority over something or someone
in every part; in or through all parts; during the entire time or extent
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earthquake     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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physical and electronic parts of a computer
a piece of paper affixed to anything to give information
the possibility of something bad happening
quake from underground
arms; any object used in fighting or war, such as a gun, bomb, knife, etc.
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fasten     Speak
 
(9)
v.  
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encourage; inspirit; fire the imagination of
make use of, sometimes unjustly
become firmly fixed together
show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride
spread a liquid or a thick substance over a surface
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goalie     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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a cord on which clothes are hung to dry
particular kind; a way of expressing something
a large group of musicians who play many different instruments together; big band
something happens without design; hazard or risk
the soccer or hockey player assigned to protect the goal
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humorous     Speak
 
(11)
a. or ad.  
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full of risk; perilous; hazardous; unsafe
in every part; in or through all parts; during the entire time or extent
capable of providing a correct reading or measurement
stubbornly and often recklessly willful; unyielding
funny, or making someone laugh
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ledge     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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a vehicle mounted on runners and pulled by horses or dogs; for transportation over snow
a small container for money, usually used by a woman
artifact made by weaving or knitting natural or synthetic fibers
projecting ridge on a mountain or submerged under water
profession or occupation; individual’s work and life roles over their lifespan
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noisy     Speak
 
(13)
a. or ad.  
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bright and pleasant; promoting a feeling of cheer
behaving badly and not being obedient, not socially acceptable
full of loud and nonmusical sounds
tired; exhausted; physically or mentally fatigued
having to do with citizens or the state
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occasion     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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tenant; a person who lives or works in a room or building
a particular time, especially when something happens or has happened
a small, black and white animal that makes a strong, unpleasant smell as a defence
wagon for conveying the wounded to hospital
not having a job; condition of being unemployed; state of being unused
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powder     Speak
 
(15)
n.  
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a shelf on which to keep books
a solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles
contestant; someone who offers opposition; adverse or opposing
a female human offspring
a kind of stew or side dish that is cooked slowly in an oven
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receiver     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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a whitish area caused by a fungus, usually if the conditions are warm and wet
a person who is kept in prison as a punishment
a piece of equipment that changes signals, as of radio or phone into sounds
a kind of stew or side dish that is cooked slowly in an oven
a small soft red fruit, or the bush on which it grows
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sentinel     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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essay, a piece of writing
a demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together
the time to come
a glossy brown nut that may be roasted and eaten
a person employed to guard something; soldier stationed as a guard
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siren     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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electronic device producing a similar sound as a signal or warning
a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
neglect of order or system; irregularity; disturbance or sickness
polite behavior; act of civility or respect
building that houses judicial courts
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statue     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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demand for something as rightful or due
struggle; rivalry; act of competing as for profit or a prize
a straight thin shaft sharpened at the front with feathers the back
sculpture representing a human or animal
a word that has the same last sound as another word
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turmoil     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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an act of selecting or making a decision
a state of confusion, uncertainty, or disorder
something happens without design; hazard or risk
favorable judgment; feeling of pleasure, wonder, and approval
a particular time, especially when something happens or has happened
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