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Disconnect "Dis" Connection: A Spaced Out Quiz

Guess the word that, along with "dis", will create a three-word phrase. Word one will be a word prefixed with "dis". Word two will be "dis" meaning "this". Word three will be the first word without prefix. Example: DisMOUNT "dis" MOUNT.
Tough
10 Q
uglybird
Dec 07 04
1926 plays
2
"De" Spaced Out Quiz

I give you the meaning of a word starting with "de" and then the meaning of the phrase created if a space is added after "de" and "de" is taken as "the". For instance, deport becomes "de port", "de port" being the place where they keep "de ships".
Average
10 Q
uglybird
Nov 01 04
2322 plays
3
Dogs Not Allowed

The word within a word is either an animal, bird or insect, but no DOGS are allowed in this quiz! How good is your vocabulary?
Average
10 Q
Plodd
Sep 23 14
669 plays
4
Pots and Pans

All of the words described begin with the letters "pot" or "pan". Good luck!
Easy
10 Q
LadyCaitriona
Sep 20 02
6141 plays
5
9 for 10 - Rate These Words

Amelia and Archibald hope you will RATE this quiz. It's all about words that end in RATE. The first letters of the answers to Q1-Q9 spell the answer to the last question.
Average
10 Q
minch
Mar 21 05
5253 plays
6
Ten Keys

Each answer in this quiz ends in -key. I'll give you a definition and the number of letters, you write the answer on the blank.
Easy
10 Q
austinnene
May 08 15
447 plays
7
Words with the Word "Wind" in Them

The Four Winds (shuehorn, Lones78, zorba_scank and JanIQ) are happily in the Fifth Leg of the first Amazing Fun Trivia Race! Please join us as we try to find words containing the word "wind".
Average
10 Q
shuehorn
Feb 21 12
3798 plays
8
The Short of It

All the words in this quiz begin with "short". Adding another word or letter to the end of short will create an entirely new word. I will give the meaning of the new word and you must indicate what word or letter needs to be added.
Average
10 Q
Nannanut
Jan 25 05
4098 plays
9
Dow on my Mind

The El Dorado mini badge hunt has me looking for 'dow' everywhere. See if you can figure out some of these 'dow' words from the clues given.
Average
10 Q
zorba_scank
Dec 12 14
405 plays
10
Vocabulary: I 'Ate' My Words

This vocabulary quiz covers words ending in -ate. Remember that as you go along, and it should be easier!
Average
20 Q
ravenskye
Dec 01 00
3351 plays
11
9 for 10 - Words of Late

Amelia and Archibald will be desoLATE if you do not play this 9 for 10 quiz on words that end up being LATE! The first letters of the answers to questions 1 - 9 spell the answer to question 10.
Average
10 Q
minch
Mar 03 05
3897 plays
12
"A" Spaced Out Quiz To A Muse

Adding a space to a word starting in "a" often creates a phrase with a new meaning (e.g. amuse transforms to a muse). See if you can guess the original word from the meanings of both.
Average
10 Q
uglybird
Sep 28 04
1491 plays
13
Vocabulary Menagerie

Welcome to the 'Vocabulary Menagerie', where all the answers start or end with the name of a member of the animal kingdom. Should be fairly easy. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
Jennifer5
Sep 30 11
624 plays
14
The Last Word

This quiz is about the 'last' word, which appears somewhere in all the answers. E.g. a 'last' word which means 'something that weighs down a ship' is 'ballast'. Good luck.
Average
10 Q
rossian
May 08 12
576 plays
15
This Quiz is Grate!

According to the Oxford English Dictionary there are over fifty words containing 'grate' within them. Can you connect the correct meanings to the following grate words?
Average
10 Q
coachpauly
Mar 03 12
711 plays
16
Pro Words

I PROmise you that you have PRObably heard or read these words, even if you aren't quite sure what they mean. PROceed.
Easy
10 Q
minch
Oct 23 00
4581 plays
17
Put It All Together One More Time

My fourth installment of this type of quiz. The answers to the clues are words made up of smaller words like fanatic (fan, a, tic), only my clue is (adherent, single, twitch). I will also indicate how many letters each smaller word is. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
reedy
Feb 21 12
2532 plays
18
Interesting! Entrancing! In/En Words!

English dictionaries are inundated with an enormous and innumerable number of entries beginning with 'en' and 'in'. I invite you to engross yourself in this intriguing and enigmatic quiz inspired by these words...enjoy!
Average
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Jan 26 03
3948 plays
19
SINcerely Yours

Each of the following answers either starts or ends with the letters 'SIN'. Can you find the word that fits the clue?
Average
10 Q
looney_tunes
Dec 22 09
633 plays
20
Come on Over to my House

I have ten different houses for you to visit in this quiz. Can you work out which house you're invited to from the information I give you? All the answers include the word 'house' at the beginning or the end.
Average
10 Q
rossian
Nov 21 13
459 plays
21
Green, Yellow, Red or Blue

English is a very colourful language. Can you work out which colour should be added to the following words to make new words or phrases?
Easy
10 Q
Lottie1001
Jan 29 12
810 plays
22
The End

Can you find the answer to each of the following questions which ends with "END"?
Average
10 Q
Plodd
May 26 13
1113 plays
23
Do You Know "No" Words? Know What I Mean?

All these words will include the word 'no.' No way, you think you know them all? Give it a try.
Average
10 Q
linkan
Apr 22 04
3837 plays
24
What Kind of 'Cat' Am I?

Some are easy, some will make you think, but it's a great game to play with your kids.
Easy
10 Q
Oddball
Dec 01 04
1791 plays
25
I Found a Boy

Once I started looking, I found lots of boys. Can you see if you can find them too? All the answers in this 'fill in the blank' quiz include the word 'boy' somewhere. For example, a boy who herds animals on a ranch would be 'cowboy'.
Average
10 Q
rossian
Sep 24 12
471 plays
26
Vocabulary: It's 'High' Time!

All the answers contain the word 'high.'
Average
15 Q
ravenskye
Jan 03 01
3780 plays
27
Jack-in-the-Box

Can you help Jack find all of the answers in this quiz which contain the word 'box'?
Very Easy
10 Q
Plodd
Feb 02 13
855 plays
28
'Ex-' Marks The Spot

The prefix 'ex' can have several different meanings(outside, away from, not or without) which come from Latin 'ex' meaning out of. Match definitions to correct 'ex' words. Etymologies from American Heritage Dictionary. Part of speech in parentheses.
Average
15 Q
jellow_10
Jul 01 00
4011 plays
29
A Sigh of Relief

Each one-word answer contains a syllable that is pronounced "sigh." However, that syllable may be spelled any of a number of ways. The "sigh" syllable does not always appear at the beginning of the word. Some of the answers are proper nouns.
Average
20 Q
robynraymer
Sep 20 02
2493 plays
30
A "Be" Spaced Quiz

I will first provide you with the meaning of a word starting with the letters "be" and then the meaning of the phrase created if a space is added after "be". I will ask you for the "unspaced" word. Example: "bemuse" transforms to "be muse".
Tough
10 Q
uglybird
Sep 30 04
816 plays
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