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Practice Vocabulary Quiz #2 - verbose

Quiz by Paul Toohey

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10 questions
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  • Q1
    Using or containing a great and usually an excessive number of words; wordy
    derivative
    verbose
    succinct
    inundate
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  • Q2
    not open or communicative; not saying all that one knows; reserved
    reticent
    servile
    discrepancy
    provincial
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  • Q3
    To voice or convey disapproval of
    provincial
    verbose
    reprove
    archaic
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  • Q4
    Submissive; of or suitable to a slave or servant
    succinct
    derivative
    servile
    reticent
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  • Q5
    Characterized by clear, precise expression in few words
    discrepancy
    succinct
    reprove
    archaic
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  • Q6
    belonging to or characteristic of a much earlier period; out of date; antiquated
    archaic
    provincial
    reticent
    derivative
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  • Q7
    Copied or adapted from others
    succinct
    archaic
    servile
    derivative
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  • Q8
    belonging or peculiar to a particular region or area; unsophisticated
    provincial
    verbose
    reprove
    inundate
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  • Q9
    a conflict or variation, as between facts, figures, or claims
    discrepancy
    servile
    reticent
    provincial
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  • Q10
    to overwhelm, as if with a flood
    archaic
    succinct
    derivative
    inundate
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