Quiz. (noun) 1. A game in which players try to answer questions.
Quizzes can be generalist or about anything from Icelandic football to the author Mark Twain. They're often done for fundraising for charity.
The most fun quizzes are those in pubs, where groups compete to answer trivia questions. There are over 20,000 pub quizzes per week in the UK! It's a great way to meet people if you're new to an area.
Quiz is also:
(noun) 2. An exam of a few short questions. These are the kind you did at school. Not so fun, but good for testing your knowledge. Try some English language quizzes.
(Verb) 1. To question closely or repeatedly/interrogate. What someone's dad might do with their daughter's new boyfriend :-)