English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 113

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: Nugatory 
    A) Insignificant
    B) Appreciable
    C) Jostle
    D) Eye-Catching
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     Option A
    Explanation:
     Nugatory (adjective) – having no worth or value; useless.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:  Milieu
    A) Unavoidable
    B) Appoint
    C) Ambiance
    D) Hinder
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     Option C
    Explanation: Milieu(noun) – The physical or social setting in which something happens or develops. 
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:  Inevitable 
    A) Avoidable
    B) Ineluctable
    C) Murder
    D) Perseverance
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     Option B
    Explanation: Inevitable(noun) – A situation that is unavoidable.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: Apartheid
    A) Companionship
    B) Correct
    C) Segregation
    D) Adhesion
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     Option C
    Explanation:
     Apartheid (noun) – Any system or practice that separates people according to color, ethnicity, caste, etc.
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: Guise
    A) Appearance
    B) Withdrawal
    C) Departing
    D) Distinguish
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Guise (noun) – A way of seeming or looking that is not true or real. 
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: Purge
    A) Purify
    B) Sensitive
    C) Wash
    D) Contaminate
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     Option D
    Explanation:
     Purge (verb) – To rid of whatever is impure or undesirable; cleanse, purify.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: Bolster
    A) Assist
    B) Cripple
    C) Encourage
    D) Intensify
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     Option B
    Explanation:
     Bolster (verb) – To make something stronger or better.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: Nudge
    A) Inhibit
    B) Quench
    C) Repress
    D) Tragedy
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     Option C
    Explanation: Nudge (noun) – To give someone a gentle reminder or encouragement.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: Oust
    A) Appoint
    B) Demolish
    C) Spoil
    D) Awkward
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     Option A
    Explanation:
     Oust (verb) – Drive out or expel someone from a position or place.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: Sprawl
    A) Maximize
    B) Accumulate
    C) Depression
    D) Shrink
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Sprawl (verb) – To develop or spread without limitation. 

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