ASVAB Word Knowledge Practice Test 56751

Questions 5
Words advantageous, aesthete, combustion, nurture, repel

Study Guide

The definition for advantageous is "Giving an advantage." Used in a sentence: The house's location in the best school district was advantageous to the seller.
The definition for aesthete is "Person having or affecting sensitivity to beauty." Used in a sentence: Consuela's friends called her an aesthete when she claimed that Monet's paintings made her cry.
The definition for combustion is "Act of burning." Used in a sentence: Campers must use fire with great caution to prevent combustion of the parched brush.
The definition for nurture is "To further the development of." Used in a sentence: Our cat made a nest of blankets to nurture her newborn kittens.
The definition for repel is "To resist, reject." Used in a sentence: The soldiers made a massive charge to repel the invaders.