Word Quiz III

Quiz Questions - do you know the meaning of the following words?

  1. Anticipate
  2. Catastrophe
  3. Compassion
  4. Confiscate
  5. Keepsake
  6. Merge
  7. Momentary
  8. Obstinante
  9. Overwhelming
  10. Transform


  1. Anticipate: to realize beforehand; to expect.
  2. Catastrophe: a sudden and widespread disaster; any misfortune, mishap, or failure.
  3. Compassion: a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for another who is stricken by misfortune.
  4. Confiscate: to take away.
  5. Keepsake: anything kept, or given to be kept, as a token of friendship or affection.
  6. Merge: to combine, blend, or unite gradually.
  7. Momentary: very brief.
  8. Obstinante: stubborn; headstrong; refuse to change opinion despite someone trying to get you to do so.
  9. Overwhelming: so great and overpowering.
  10. Transform: to change in form, appearance, or structure.