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Synonyms are two words with similar (although usually not exactly identical) meanings, while antonyms are words that describe opposite (or at least very different) concepts.   

There are 26 quizzes and 280 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  Nonexistent Antonyms Editor choice cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, eburge, May 14 14

On the surface, some words look like they would have an opposite if you removed the prefix (as is often the case). See if you can work out what these nonexistent antonyms might mean. Inspired by a song I once heard.
Very Easy
eburge editor
May 14 14
2460 plays
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trivia quiz  Wicked Garden Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Nov 20 10

I wandered into the garden of good and evil with a handful of books and harvested a bumper crop of wicked words.
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Nov 20 10
5358 plays
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trivia quiz  Synonymy cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, trident, Dec 08 04

Do you know your synonyms? Try to test your knowledge here. Don't worry if you can't pronounce the word.
Easy
trident editor
Dec 08 04
5211 plays
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trivia quiz  Touch-a Touch-a Touch Me cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Jul 08 11

The words 'touch' and 'touching' are used with a variety of meanings, and consequently have many synonyms. Let's look at some of them. All etymologies come from the Online Etymological Dictionary.
Easy
looney_tunes editor
Jul 08 11
1791 plays
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trivia quiz  Hidden Happy Times cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Oct 04 08

English uses many different words to describe similar emotions. Each question has a sentence with a hidden synonym of 'happy' in it. Find the concealed word, and you'll be happy, too. All derivations come from the Online Etymological Dictionary.
Average
looney_tunes editor
Oct 04 08
1212 plays
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trivia quiz  It's All Lies cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Feb 21 12

A falsehood; is that a lie? Think about that carefully but before you do here are some other questions that stem from the word lie.
Easy
pollucci19 gold member
Feb 21 12
5013 plays
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match quiz  Four Words, One Meaning cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kino76, Feb 22 17

Match the word with the correct group of synonyms.
Average
kino76
Feb 22 17
600 plays
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trivia quiz  Oxymoron Antonyms: Why Say Two Words ... cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Jul 07 13

A pleonasm is the opposite of an oxymoron (which involves contradicting terms used together). Pleonasms are redundant phraseology. If the title of this quiz was "Pleonasms and Redundant Phrasing", this would be a pleonasm.
Average
1nn1 editor
Jul 07 13
690 plays
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trivia quiz  Synonymy II cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, trident, Jun 11 05

The sequel to the challenge that tests your knowledge of synonyms. Are you up to that challenge?
Average
trident editor
Jun 11 05
2427 plays
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trivia quiz  Synonyms and Antonyms II cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, zebra101, Mar 16 09

This is the second of my "Synonyms and Antonyms" quizzes. I'll give you some synonyms and antonyms and you tell me which word they go with. Enjoy!
Easy
zebra101
Mar 16 09
3423 plays
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match quiz  Laying It On The Line! cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Dec 23 17

When I was young, it seemed like my parents spent a lot of time "laying it on the line". As it turns out, that phrase has some synonyms and antonyms that have other meanings as well. Let's see if you can match the other meanings with the correct words!
Very Easy
ponycargirl editor
Dec 23 17
471 plays
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trivia quiz  Mock Antonyms, Real Synonyms 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Mar 23 12

Mock antonyms are pairs of words that appear to be antonyms but in reality are not. I will give you a mock antonym and a real synonym for a word and you must pick the word that fits with both.
Easy
tazman6619 gold member
Mar 23 12
1110 plays
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trivia quiz  Synonyms and Antonyms 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, zebra101, Nov 15 08

In this quiz I'll give you some synonyms and antonyms and you tell me which word that they go with. Enjoy!
Easy
zebra101
Nov 15 08
2913 plays
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trivia quiz  Word Synonyms 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, SHBasoco, Feb 29 00

I list a word and you pick the synonym! No dictionary use allowed! Good luck!
Average
SHBasoco
Feb 29 00
8916 plays
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match quiz  Pick The Epi- 'Nyms 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kino76, Jan 21 18

Can you match the epi- word with the appropriate synonym?
Average
kino76
Jan 21 18
300 plays
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match quiz  Simple and Unsubdivided 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Ceduh, Oct 17 17

This quiz is simple and unsubdivided. Well, maybe not. See if you can match these words to their most appropriate synonyms.
Easy
Ceduh
Oct 17 17
555 plays
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trivia quiz  Pro, Con, Pro, Con 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, alexis722, Feb 03 14

Pro and con are opposites except when they're not. Is congress the opposite of progress? If I can't continue, may I protinue? Just provide the most appropriate answers!
Average
alexis722
Feb 03 14
645 plays
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trivia quiz  Four-Letter Adjectives-Antonyms 25 questions
Average, 25 Qns, ravenskye, Dec 01 00

Each one of the missing 4-LETTER words is an ADJECTIVE which is OPPOSITE to the definition given. Have fun!
Average
ravenskye
Dec 01 00
5124 plays
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trivia quiz  I Lurk Therefore I am 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Feb 17 10

Lurk - it certainly is an interesting word. Urban Dictionary.com alone has 27 definitions for the word. This quiz will look at various synonyms for lurk and what they teach us about the word.
Average
tazman6619 gold member
Feb 17 10
1026 plays
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trivia quiz  Runaways 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Oct 27 12

The Killers gave us the song "Runaways" but the following artists may (or may not) have given us ways with the word run. Let's see if you were "born to run".
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Oct 27 12
435 plays
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trivia quiz  Opposites Attract 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Ken1260, Feb 23 00

Here is a quiz on Antonyms. Antonyms are words that have an opposite meaning.
Easy
Ken1260
Feb 23 00
8397 plays
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trivia quiz  Opposites Repel in Dubai 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Saleo, Jan 12 13

Let's take a tour around the sites of Dubai and check if we can figure out our opposites as we go on the tour.
Easy
Saleo
Jan 12 13
579 plays
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trivia quiz  Astrosynonyms 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Earthboy, Apr 15 16

This quiz is about synonyms in astronomy. Although I am very intelligent in astronomy, most questions shall be known by those who only have average knowledge about astronomy.
Average
Earthboy
Apr 15 16
351 plays
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trivia quiz  Which is not a Synonym? 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jesseg, Mar 09 01

Can you determine which of the four suggested answers is not a synonym for the given word?
Tough
jesseg
Mar 09 01
2976 plays
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trivia quiz  Synonyms: Thesaurus Required 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ashalia, Dec 25 01

I will give you a word and ask for a synonym.
Average
ashalia
Dec 25 01
1971 plays
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trivia quiz  Synonym Fun 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, finlady, May 12 01

I will give you two definitions and you give me the synonym that fits both of them. Example: Head or Tiara. Answer: Crown. Have fun.
Difficult
finlady
May 12 01
1404 plays
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