Vocabulary Bites : Part 110

vocabulary bites
1. Mulct
    (a) make vague
    (b) bungle
    (c) care for
    (d) swindle
           


2. Vociferous
    (a) mutual
    (b) offensively loud
    (c) flowing freely
    (d) directly experienced
    (e) None of these
        

 3. Preclude
    (a) prevent
    (b) distinguish
    (c) introduce
    (d) transfer
    (e) None of these
          

4. Belie
    (a) be consistent with
    (b) misrepresent
    (c) charm
    (d) cheat outright
    (e) None of these
          

5. Laconic
    (a) complex
    (b) routine
    (c) not saying much
    (d) scarce
    (e) None of these
           

6. Precipitous
    (a) immature
    (b) diluted
    (c) observant
    (d) hasty
    (e) None of these
          

7. Recondite
    (a) refined
    (b) direct
    (c) arcane
    (d) forgotten
    (e) None of these
          

8. Enervate
    (a) encourage
    (b) annoy
    (c) sap energy from
    (d) energize
    (e) None of these
        

 9. Apocryphal
    (a) mysterious
    (b) questionably fake
    (c) secretive
    (d) fault-finding
    (e) None of these
           

10. Palaver
      (a) babble
      (b) lightly tease
      (c) lighten
      (d) become intimate
      (e) None of these
          

 11. Bucolic
      (a) grand, majectic
      (b) rundown
      (c) rural
      (d) ill
      (e) None of these
             

12. Amenable
      (a) unpleasant
      (b) deceitful
      (c) cooperative
      (d) widespread
      (e) None of these
             

13. Parochial
      (a) overused
      (b) tidy
      (c) narrow-minded
      (d) pompous
      (e) None of these
           

 14. Exiguity
      (a) suitability
      (b) speed
      (c) disingenuousness
      (d) meagerness
      (e) None of these
          

 15. Calumny
      (a) mystery
      (b) slander
      (c) great fame
      (d) failure
      (e) None of these
           

Answers

1. swindle
2. offensively loud
3. prevent
4. misrepresent
5.  not saying much
6. hasty
7. arcane
8. sap energy from
9. questionably fake
10. babble
11. rural 
12. cooperative
13. narrow-minded
14. meagerness
15. slander

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