English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 100

Synonym and Antonym Quiz for SBI PO, IBPS PO/Clerk, NIACL, NICL, OICL, UIIC, IBPS RRB, RBI, IPPB etc. 

Direction: Read the question and answer accordingly

  1. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: GADFLY
    A) Motivator
    B) Calmness
    C) Happiness
    D) Satisfaction
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Gadfly (noun) – A persistently annoying person criticizes others in order to provoke them into action.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: FOIST
    A) Overlook
    B) Prevent
    C) Impose
    D) Remove
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Foist (verb) – To force onto another.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: TEMPORIZE
    A) Help
    B) Further
    C) Advance
    D) Delay
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Temporize (verb) – Draw out a discussion or process in order to gain time
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: VILIFY
    A) Approve
    B) Curse
    C) Commend
    D) Defend
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    Vilify (verb) – Spread negative information about
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: EFFETE
    A) Tireless
    B) Capable
    C) Brunt-out
    D) Useful
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Effete (adjective) – Excessively self-indulgent, affected, or decadent
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: HUMMOCK
    A) Depression
    B) Knoll
    C) Ridge
    D) Hillock
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Hummock (noun) – A small natural hill
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: BAUBLE
    A) Worst
    B) Knickknack
    C) Gimcrack
    D) Novelty
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Bauble (noun) – Cheap showy jewelry or ornament on clothing
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: CRABBED
    A) Cross
    B) Bad-tempered
    C) Disagreeable
    D) Good-Humoured
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Crabbed (adjective) – Annoyed and irritable.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: BURGEON
    A) Prosper
    B) Wither
    C) Sprout
    D) Expand
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    Burgeon (verb) – Grow and flourish rapidly.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: HAGGLE
    A) Wrangle
    B) Barter
    C) Concur
    D) Quibble
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Haggle (verb) – Dispute or bargain persistently, especially over the cost of something.

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