English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 118

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: ANTAGONIZE
    A) Gratify
    B) Annoy
    C) Mingled
    D) Versatile
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     Option B
    Explanation:
     ANTAGONIZE (verb) – Provoke someone to react angrily ; to do something to make somebody angry with you.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: QUIXOTIC
    A) Aggravation
    B) Amiable
    C) Assembled
    D) Imaginary
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     Option D
    Explanation:
     QUIXOTIC (adjective) – Foolishly impractical; often unpredictable ; extremely idealistic; unrealistic.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: ERUDITE
    A) Comfort
    B) Talkative
    C) Knowledgeable
    D) Concentrated
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     Option C
    Explanation:
     ERUDITE (adjective) – Well read or esteemed for knowledge ; having or showing great knowledge or learning.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: FRUGAL
    A) Cautious
    B) Criticize
    C) Depreciate
    D) Association
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     Option A
    Explanation:
     FRUGAL  (Adjective)  – Avoiding waste ; using only as much money or food as is necessary.
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: CREDENCE 
    A) Trust
    B) Sorrow
    C) Release
    D) Tasteless
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     Option A
    Explanation:
     CREDENCE  (noun) – The attitude that something is believable and should be accepted as true ; belief in or acceptance of something as true.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: MOLLIFY
    A) Content
    B) Irritate
    C) Jumbled
    D) Motivated
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     Option B
    Explanation:
      MOLLIFY  (verb) – Make calm or softer ; to make somebody feel less angry or upset ; reduce the severity of (something).
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: DISDAIN
    A)  Discourage
    B)  Scarcity
    C)  Quiet
    D)  Sympathy
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     Option D
    Explanation:
     DISDAIN (noun) –  Lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike ; the feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one’s consideration or respect.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: PROCLIVITY
    A) Apathetic
    B) Repulsion
    C) Enthusiastic
    D) Awkward
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    PROCLIVITY (noun) – A natural inclination ; a tendency to choose or do something regularly; an inclination or predisposition towards a particular thing. 
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: CHAGRIN
    A) Boredom
    B) Fragmented
    C) Pleasure
    D) Appreciate
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     Option C
    Explanation:
     CHAGRIN (noun) – Strong feelings of embarrassment , annoyance or distress at having failed or been humiliated.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: GALLANT
    A) Connected
    B) Unimpressive
    C) Prevailing
    D) Personal
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     Option B
    Explanation:
     GALLANT (Adjective) – Of brave nature ; of good manners ; a man who is charmingly attentive to women.

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