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According to the "Merriam-Webster Dictionary", a simple definition of the term "definition" is "an explanation of the meaning of a word, phrase, etc., a statement that defines a word, phrase, etc., a statement that describes what something is, a clear or perfect example of a person or thing". Okay? Let's see if you known the meanings of the words in the following quizzes!   

There are 122 quizzes and 1,410 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  Places Of Residence 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Sep 30 02

This quiz deals with vocabulary about where people (and animals) live. Multiple choice in all cases.
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flem-ish
Sep 30 02
2115 plays
92.
trivia quiz  Where'd I Hear That? 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, ChainGangYoda, Jul 21 00

You know those words you hear and you 'kinda' know what they mean? You used to skip over them in books and rely on context to get by. I've found a few that seem to fall into that category. You've likely heard them all but do you know their meanings? Let'
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ChainGangYoda
Jul 21 00
1869 plays
93.
trivia quiz  Dictionary Depths 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, Bruyere, Oct 13 01

This quiz digs and delves deep into the dark depths of the dictionary. It should be a challenge. Please note that this is not American specific and uses words from all areas English is used.
Tough
Bruyere editor
Oct 13 01
720 plays
94.
trivia quiz  WebsterWorld1 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bigwoo, Aug 15 01

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
bigwoo gold member
Aug 15 01
2730 plays
95.
trivia quiz  Word Definitions 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, wizardofgore, Dec 17 01

I'll supply the definition, you supply the word.
Average
wizardofgore
Dec 17 01
1515 plays
96.
trivia quiz  Word Meaning Quiz for Kids and Big People Too 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, oscarguy, Nov 15 03

Listen to these people talk as they use a big or unfamiliar word each time they speak. Can you tell by what they say what the unfamiliar word means? You may know the meaning of more words than you realize. Have fun!
Easy
oscarguy gold member
Nov 15 03
4587 plays
97.
trivia quiz  Words, Words and More Words 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, sportcon, Oct 16 00

Taking this little quiz may add a word or two to your vocabulary. Then again, maybe not. Enjoy!
Tough
sportcon
Oct 16 00
1425 plays
98.
trivia quiz  Call My Bluff 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, awkins, Jul 13 04

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
awkins
Jul 13 04
1323 plays
99.
trivia quiz  It Rhymes with "June" 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Earthboy, Jun 27 17

Can you think of the word that rhymes with "June" from the definition given? All the correct answers end in -une.
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Earthboy
Jun 27 17
549 plays
100.
trivia quiz  Are You a Walking Dictionary? 25 questions
Difficult, 25 Qns, Engadine, Oct 12 02

A simple quiz, I'll give you the dictionary meaning, or meanings - you give me the word! Some are difficult, some are quite easy, some are multiple choice, some are not!
Difficult
Engadine
Oct 12 02
3945 plays
101.
trivia quiz  Definition Given, Choose the Word 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, LauraEmily, Jul 16 00

Words to use and appear more intelligent.
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LauraEmily
Jul 16 00
2352 plays
102.
trivia quiz  Vocabulary Trivia 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, munkaman, Sep 07 01

Here is a short vocabulary quiz. I will give you a definition, choose which word it is defining. Have fun!
Difficult
munkaman
Sep 07 01
1161 plays
103.
trivia quiz  WebsterWorld 2 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bigwoo, Sep 07 01

A quick quiz on word definitions.
Average
bigwoo gold member
Sep 07 01
1311 plays
104.
trivia quiz  What Am I? 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, mcglee, Jan 31 04

The answer to each question is a single word that relates to all of the clues. Put on your thinking caps.
Tough
mcglee
Jan 31 04
1005 plays
105.
trivia quiz  Obfuscated Definitions 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, OldOne, May 25 03

The objective is to identify common objects that are described quite precisely, I hope, but in an obscure way.
Difficult
OldOne
May 25 03
390 plays
106.
trivia quiz  Vocabulary Test (No Dictionary Allowed!) 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, cindysky, Jul 22 01

Words are wonderful, but some of them we just don't get to use as often as others. Try to choose the correct word from the definition. Remember, if you use a dictionary, it isn't a challenge!
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cindysky
Jul 22 01
1698 plays
107.
trivia quiz  Word Power 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Eema-U, Dec 18 02

You will be quizzed on the meanings of many different words. Get out your dictionaries!
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Eema-U
Dec 18 02
2028 plays
108.
match quiz  'Key' Definitions 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, lout62001, Dec 30 17

You will need to deduce the word ending in 'key' based on the definition given.
Easy
lout62001 gold member
Dec 30 17
438 plays
109.
trivia quiz  Do You Know The Meaning? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, wildangels, May 12 03

I'll give you the word, you pick the definition. Try doing these without looking them up! Have fun!
Average
wildangels
May 12 03
1161 plays
110.
trivia quiz  Definitions of Words 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, catfriedrice, Mar 21 00

This quiz is on words I randomly picked from the Random House dictionary. It is difficult and there may be a different answer to a question. If there is, feel free to send me the answer and I may put it on the quiz. Enjoy.
Tough
catfriedrice
Mar 21 00
1644 plays
111.
trivia quiz  What Do You Mean? (3) 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Piecrust, Jul 13 01

This is my final quiz on Elizabethan language. By now I hope you can at least say a few phrases. Hope you have fun!
Tough
Piecrust
Jul 13 01
933 plays
112.
trivia quiz  What Do You Mean? (1) 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Piecrust, Jul 12 01

I'll give you a word you tell me what it means. Remember this is during Elizabethan times. Have a blast:-)
Average
Piecrust
Jul 12 01
1698 plays
113.
trivia quiz  Tough Word Vocabulary 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, foxespop, May 06 01

This is a quiz on word definition. I will give the definition and you pick the word that matches it. Please do not resort to dictionary and see how well you can do on your own. Good luck.
Average
foxespop
May 06 01
1644 plays
114.
trivia quiz  Call My Bluff II 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, awkins, Aug 11 04

Join me as I again return to the days of old and revisit the quiz show 'Call My Bluff'. Two teams would take it in turns to describe an obscure word, which the opposite team would have to correctly identify. Only one description is the true one.
Tough
awkins
Aug 11 04
555 plays
115.
trivia quiz  Dr Johnson's English 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, kittyconner, Sep 09 02

Dr Johnson compiled his dictionary in 1755, and would have been very familiar with the following words; however, they have since fallen into disuse, so I'll give you the word, you select the correct meaning.
Tough
kittyconner
Sep 09 02
831 plays
116.
trivia quiz  Tough Vocab 25 questions
Average, 25 Qns, benji512, Feb 20 01

This is some Vocabulary I took out of a dictionary and memorized. I will give you the definition, you give me the words.
Average
benji512
Feb 20 01
2196 plays
117.
trivia quiz  What Do You Mean? (2) 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Piecrust, Jul 13 01

This is my second quiz on Elizabethan language. Hope you enjoy it!!!
Average
Piecrust
Jul 13 01
1056 plays
118.
trivia quiz  Changing World of English Vocabulary 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, chrissie_26, Aug 02 01

Word-forms and word-meanings do change. Housewives became hussies, and philanderers (literally: man-lovers) became flirts. This quiz requires you to link old meanings with new ones and gives first and last letters as hints.
Average
chrissie_26
Aug 02 01
1242 plays
119.
trivia quiz  Word Definitions II 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, mkp51, Dec 01 02

Try your hand at these! I'll give you the definition; you give me the word defined. None of these should be too difficult. Have fun!
Average
mkp51
Dec 01 02
981 plays
120.
trivia quiz  General Vocabulary Knowledge 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kaityo, Jul 28 01

This is a quiz where I give you the word, and you tell me what it means.
Average
kaityo
Jul 28 01
1533 plays
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