quiz

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quiz

noun

Definition of QUIZ

1
a person who causes repeated emotional pain, distress, or annoyance to another <always eager to put everything down, my boyfriend had to be a quiz and make fun of the actors and costumes in our local theater troupe's latest production>
2
a set of questions or problems designed to assess knowledge, skills, or intelligence <according to the magazine's marriage quiz, the chances that we'll have a 10th wedding anniversary are just about nil>
Synonyms exam, quiz, test
3
a person of odd or whimsical habits <even by House of Lords standards, the cross-dressing earl was considered quite a quiz>

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