Sunday, July 02, 2006

My 100 (or 25) Words Results (With Definitions)

abstemious
auspicious
bowdlerize
chromosome
facetious
filibuster
gamete
impeach
incontrovertible
infrastructure
kowtow
lexicon
loquacious
moiety
nihilism
orthography
plasma
polymer
reparation
sanguine
supercilious
taxonomy
totalitarian
vacuous
xenophobe
I knew the words in green; I did not know the words in red. In total, I knew 20 of 25.

I think it's hard to see the right answer right there and not cheat a teeny tiny bit, but I knew more of these words. If I didn't know it the first time and I had it again, I counted it as not knowing it.

1 comment:

Tim said...

I did a play that when on and on about the difference between supercilious and superfluous. I only got 16 of mine.