Can You Define These PhD Level Vocab Words?

One can never get tested enough on vocabulary size, as if you don’t ‘use it’ you’re almost certainly going to ‘lose it’.

This quiz is a mix of words that you might use in every day life if you’re sophisticated, but there are probably a few that you’ll only know if you’re quite well read. Ready to go?

What does "inimitable" mean?
Unique
Muted
A funny situation
What does "pellucid" mean?
Part of an insect
Break up into pieces
Easily understood
What does "acquiesce" mean?
Dampen
Agree
Pay
What does "didactic" mean?
Instructing an excessive amount
Over-religious
Another word for "rational"
What does "eloquent" mean?
Expressing something clearly
Say something directly
Another word of "royal"
What does "infamy" mean?
Dishonour
An army hospital
Another word for "fame"
What does "haughty" mean?
Showing arrogant superiority
Feeling aroused
Feeling overwhelmed
What does "impetuous" mean?
Petty
Careless
Funny
What does "utilitarian" mean?
Useful
Overpowering
Unnecessary
What does "cavort" mean?
Type of archery
Take back what you said
Play excitedly

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