English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 25

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 Quiz Hindu Newspaper

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: FALTER
    A) Flounder
    B) Stabilize
    C) Endure
    D) Persist
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Falter – lose strength or momentum.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: TEPID
    A) Fervent
    B) Enthusiastic
    C) Keen
    D) Apathetic
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Tepid – showing little enthusiasm
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: OBVIATE
    A) Let Go
    B) Assist
    C) Avert
    D) Encourage
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Obviate – avoid or prevent (something undesirable)..
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: DEPLORABLE
    A) Bearable
    B) Shameful
    C) Blessed
    D) Fortunate
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Deplorable – deserving strong condemnation; completely unacceptable..
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: SCANDALOUS
    A) Respected
    B) Proper
    C) Magnificent
    D) Outrageous
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Scandalous – disgracefully bad.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: ANODYNE
    A) Bland
    B) Noxious
    C) Innocuous
    D) Neutral
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Anodyne – not likely to cause offence or disagreement and somewhat dull.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: VIRILE
    A) Effeminate
    B) Generative
    C) Lusty
    D) Procreative
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Virile – having or characterized by strength and energy…
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: WINNOW
    A) Puff
    B) Scatter
    C) Include
    D) Terminate
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Winnow – remove (people or things) from a group until only the best ones are left.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: INSOLENT
    A) Dictatorial
    B) Contemptuous
    C) Brassy
    D) Modest
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Insolent – showing a rude and arrogant lack of respect..
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: BROACH
    A) Dissuade
    B) Moot
    C) Ventilate
    D) Advance
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Broach – raise (a difficult subject) for discussion.

 

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11 Thoughts to “English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 25”

  1. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

    8/10 ty..

    1. miss banker..must be in 2017

      whats ur strategy and how much tym u give to english ?

      1. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

        i give more & more time for english bcoz if english pass
        pass all the exam&all subjects…i have failed many times especially in english

        1. Divaker

          BRo only learning will not help you use those words here (sorry to point out )
          ( if english pass
          pass all the exam&all subjects…i have failed many times especially in english) check once what you wrote

      2. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

        i read the hindu paper editorial daily also note down tough vocab…i have collected approx..2500 words from the hindu and others editorial i revise all vocab daily not all in single day but in 5-6days revise all vovcab. then again start…revise becoz if i don’t revise i will forget vocab..bacoz forgetting is the human nature..

        1. miss banker..must be in 2017

          it means vocab plays a vital role
          so if i want to improve,should much more focus on vocab

          1. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

            absolutely…if ur vocab is strong u can get 50%+ marks easily

  2. Divaker

    thanks Ma’m please post Date based quiz under static tab

  3. PHENOMENAL

    thanx very nyc questions

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