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Unusual Adjectives

Here are 10 questions on some rather unusual adjectives. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
nerthus
Apr 13 01
1650 plays
32
Words You Can Chew On

Some words just sound good, don't they? The words in this quiz are all adjectives chosen simply because I like the way they sound. Maybe you'd like to add some to your everyday vocabulary.
Average
10 Q
jellow_10
Aug 13 00
4602 plays
33
Funniest Words Ever

The English language never ceases to amaze me. Here are ten rather silly words to weave into your vocabulary when you feel like showing off!
Tough
10 Q
heatherlois
Jun 09 11
762 plays
34
Digestion Questioners

This is a quiz about the major people who question digestion--the digestive studiers. You might want to play this in the Interactive (Flash) version so you can read the blurbs as you go along. This is my first quiz on FunTrivia, so I hope you like it!
Average
10 Q
body4me
Sep 15 08
1446 plays
35
Word Definitions

A quiz on unusual words, one for each letter of the alphabet from A to Y. (The max is 25 questions!) Match the word with the correct definition. These are tough but educational. I hope you have as much fun taking the quiz as I did looking up the words!
Tough
25 Q
Pat6789
Mar 11 00
5205 plays
36
Word Power

Want to join the "in" crowd? Here are 10 adjectives that begin with the prefix 'in', and end with the suffix 'able'. So if you're ready and "able", delve "in" to this test designed to make words more accessible to you.
Easy
10 Q
THE TRIVIA KNIGHT
Sep 09 02
4233 plays
37
Words with the prefix 'Para'

A quiz on words beginning with Para... some easy, some not-so-easy. Either way, enjoy!
Average
10 Q
heatherlois
May 23 11
486 plays
38
Random Trip through Dictionary Land

Here is a random trip through dictionary land, English is a rich language if you only look into its treasure chests.
Average
10 Q
Bruyere
Jun 28 01
2661 plays
39
Random Promenade through the Dictionary

Here's another random trip through dictionary land, by popular request. Have a safe and pleasant journey through a standard collegiate version.
Average
10 Q
Bruyere
Jul 15 01
1716 plays
40
Sounds Fishy To Me

Take two words, both with the same spelling and both pronounced alike. One is the name of a fish. I'll give you the definition of the other word - and you type in the word that applies to both. Have fun.
Average
10 Q
Creedy
Sep 07 10
552 plays
41
English: she are hard!

The English language has many words with multiple meanings and many letter combinations that are pronounced differently. The following are a few examples of these idiosyncrasies.
Average
10 Q
ticky100
May 28 10
1458 plays
42
More Misunderstood Words

Match the descriptions with the correct words.
Average
10 Q
nyirene330
Jan 08 13
831 plays
43
Nym-ble with -nym's

The suffix "-nym" comes from the Greek for "name". Many English words end with "-nym". Do you know them? You may find that some questions will contain subtle hints to the answer. Have fun!
Tough
15 Q
Jordanar18
May 21 11
345 plays
44
Intentionally Easy Meanings

Today's society has lost faith in its education system. Let's see if they're right.
Easy
10 Q
DeiDei
Sep 30 01
4479 plays
45
Size and Shape

Check out this quiz on vocabulary words related to size and shape.
Easy
10 Q
shs05
May 03 10
846 plays
46
Dictionary Definitions

How well do you know the dictionary? Here is a little quiz. Good Luck and Have Fun!
Tough
10 Q
thelowspark
Mar 01 00
1950 plays
47
Military Vocabulary

These are some of the most common terms used in the military today.
Average
10 Q
YOPAPA
Oct 08 00
3672 plays
48
Cide Ways

There's a sober side and a funny side, and then there's -cide, meaning killing of ____. Decide which cide fits best. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
alexis722
Apr 25 13
528 plays
49
Word Definitions

How big is your vocabulary? Try to pick the correct definitions to words in this fairly easy quiz.
Average
15 Q
stalkworthybabe
Mar 24 01
2994 plays
50
Words that End With ET

I'll give you the meaning of a word, just add ET to mean a new word. Good luck with the quiz.
Average
10 Q
diamondjim68
Nov 05 09
726 plays
51
Vowels Wonders

Each of the ten words being described in this quiz has all five vowels in it and each vowel appears only once. Also, all ten words are adjectives. The first (few) letter(s) and the length of the word are given as clue. Can you solve all ten? Enjoy!
Tough
10 Q
Matthew_07
Sep 28 12
300 plays
52
Walking With Webster

A very hard vocabulary quiz on words that can be found in the New Merriam-Webster Dictionary. For all questions I will give you the definition and you must choose the word from the choices given. Some definitions may be shortened.
Average
15 Q
smarmie19
Jul 17 01
1929 plays
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Dual Connotations

I'll give you two definitions, and you give me a word that fits them both. Ex. noise a dog makes, outside covering on a tree = bark
Average
10 Q
wild_gal_17
May 06 01
3765 plays
54
Word Definitions I

In this quiz, I'll give you the definition, and you choose the word that best fits that definition. Have fun!
Average
10 Q
mkp51
Oct 12 02
1599 plays
55
Word Definitions

If you love words and are fascinated by their meanings this will be a piece of cake for you! I hope you might learn something new as well - enjoy. All definitions are from Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
Difficult
10 Q
Mink
Jul 20 01
1551 plays
56
Ghosts of Language Past

Words that were once in common use, but are now effectively dead. I give you the word, you give me the meaning.
Tough
10 Q
wordnerd
Jun 24 02
858 plays
57
WebsterWorld1

Words and defintions to hopefully help us expand our vocabulary. They were taken from the Webster Dictionary and Thesarus (Deluxe Edition). 10 multiple choice. Good Luck!
Average
10 Q
bigwoo
Aug 15 01
2622 plays
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Places Of Residence

This quiz deals with vocabulary about where people (and animals) live. Multiple choice in all cases.
Average
10 Q
flem-ish
Sep 30 02
1800 plays
59
Call My Bluff

Back in the days of steam T.V., there was a quiz called "Call My Bluff". Two teams would take it in turns to describe an obscure word, which the opposite team would have to identify. Here is my tribute to that show (maybe the 1st of many).
Tough
10 Q
awkins
Jul 13 04
1257 plays
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Word Definitions

I'll supply the definition, you supply the word.
Average
10 Q
wizardofgore
Dec 17 01
1488 plays
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