English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 29

Vocabulary Quiz for Competitive Exams

Vocabulary Quiz for Bank exams. Synonym and Antonym Quiz. Useful for upcoming banking and insurance exams like SBI PO, IBPS PO, NIACL Assistant, NICL AO, IBPS Clerk, RRB PO, IPPB etc. English Vocabulary Builder Quiz Hindu Editorial

Last year in the SBI PO exam synonym and antonym of words which were not the part of Reading Comprehension were asked separately. To prepare you for such questions we are providing you with similar exercise.

Direction: Read the question and answer accordingly.

  1. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: IGNOBLE
    A) Upright
    B) Contemptible
    C) Grand
    D) Worthy
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Ignoble – not honourable in character or purpose.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: IMBIBE
    A) Assimilate
    B) Abstain
    C) Overlook
    D) Reject
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Imbibe – absorb or assimilate (ideas or knowledge)
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: MAGNATE
    A) Nonentity
    B) Unknown
    C) Lowly
    D) Baron
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Magnate – a wealthy and influential businessman or businesswoman.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: GRUMPY
    A) Pleasant
    B) Cheerful
    C) Irritable
    D) Nice
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Grumpy – bad-tempered and sulky..
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: FLUKE
    A) Fortunate
    B) Certainty
    C) Plan
    D) Design
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Fluke – an unlikely chance occurrence, especially a surprising piece of luck.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: EVINCE
    A) Demonstrate
    B) Conceal
    C) Proclaim
    D) Impart
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Evince – reveal the presence of (a quality or feeling); indicate.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: DEMUR
    A) Deprecate
    B) Vacillate
    C) Protest
    D) Endorse
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Demur – raise objections or show reluctance..
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: IMPLORE
    A) Entreat
    B) Beseech
    C) Disgust
    D) Solicit
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Implore – beg someone earnestly or desperately to do something.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: ABRADE
    A) Chafe
    B) Triturate
    C) Please
    D) Erode
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Abrade– to wear off or down by scraping or rubbing..
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: TENUOUS
    A) Dubious
    B) Strong
    C) Gossamer
    D) Nebulous
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Tenuous – very weak or slight..

 

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One Thought to “English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 29”

  1. sachin shukla Banker of 2017

    9/10 thankuuu only q9 was wrong:)))

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