English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 14

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 meaning Quiz

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: FLIPPANT
    A) Reverent
    B) Serious
    C) Frivolous
    D) Mannerly
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Flippant – not showing a serious or respectful attitude..
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: DISENCHANTMENT
    A) Contentedness
    B) Boon
    C) Euphoria
    D) Cynicism
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Disenchantment – a feeling of disappointment about someone or something you previously respected or admired; disillusionment.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: FORMIDABLE
    A) Feeble
    B) Daunting
    C) Trivial
    D) Nice
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Formidable – inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: NEFARIOUS
    A) Horrible
    B) Virtuous
    C) Kind
    D) Worthy
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Nefarious – wicked or criminal
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: SUNDRY
    A) Individual
    B) Dissimilar
    C) Divers
    D) Sole
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Sundry – of various kinds; several varied
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: VANTAGE
    A) Mastery
    B) Misfortune
    C) Utility
    D) Gratification
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Vantage – a place or position affording a good view of something.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: TRIVIALIZE
    A) Conceal
    B) Underestimate
    C) Deprecate
    D) Belittle
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Trivialize – make (something) seem less important, significant, or complex than it really is
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: PROTRACT
    A) Prolongate
    B) Procrastinate
    C) Elongate
    D) Expedite
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Protract – to draw out or lengthen, especially in time; extend the duration of; prolong.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: EMANATE
    A) Emerge
    B) Withdraw
    C) Exude
    D) Radiate
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Emanate – originate from; be produced by.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: EXTRAPOLATE
    A) Doubt
    B) Assume
    C) Foresee
    D) Theorize
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Extrapolate – estimate or conclude (something).

 

 

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