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Vocabulary Test-I

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Vocabulary test-VI

These vocabulary tests are intended to help people taking TOEFL, IELTS and GRE exams. The TOEFL and IELTS vocabulary is relatively easy compared to that of GRE. People are advised to refer a good english dictionary for a clear explanation of all the words used here and also a thesaurus to find more synonyms and antonyms.

1.  A person with out a home, job or property is all of the following except
 Vagrant
 Derelict
 Halcyon
 Beggar
2. Gymnastic exercises designed to develop musculature
 Calisthenics
 Aeronautics
 Kinesics
 Floristics
3. A close fitting dress worn during exercise
 Corduroy
 Leotard
 Jumper
 Cardigan
4. A short humorous poem, often nonsense
 symphony
 Limerick
 Choir
 Quartet
5. An imaginary paradise on earth
 Shangri-La
 Netherworld
 Abyss
 Inferno
6. A spurious imitation, not genuine, fake
 Canonical
 Pertinent
 Sham
 Righteous
7. Shambles
 Perfect arrangement
 A mixture of dried flower petals
 The act of assorting, separation into classes
 Scene of utter destruction or disorder
8. A women who is interested in intellectual ideas
 Red stocking
 Blue stocking
 Green stocking
 White stocking
9. A man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance
 Amazon
 Dame
 Damsel
 Dude
10. To hang or otherwise kill by mob action and with out legal authority
 Lynch
 Foster
 Uproot
 Extirpate

 

 

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