English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 72

Vocabulary Quiz for Bank exams. 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: RHETORIC
    A) Shy
    B) Eloquence
    C) Quiet
    D) Conciseness
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     Option B
    Explanation: Rhetoric – the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: PARADIGM
    A) Pattern
    B) Atypical
    C) Antithesis
    D) Flashback
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     Option A
    Explanation: Paradigm – a typical example or pattern of something; a pattern or model.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: BLOT
    A) Beautify
    B) Grace
    C) Smear
    D) Dignity
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     Option C
    Explanation: Blot – damage the good character or reputation of..
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: OPPROBRIUM
    A) Dignity
    B) Honour
    C) Pride
    D) Criticism
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     Option D
    Explanation: Opprobrium – Harsh criticism or censure..
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: OSTENSIBLY
    A) Genuinely
    B) Outwardly
    C) Really
    D) Truly
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     Option B
    Explanation: Ostensibly – As appears or is stated to be true, though not necessarily so; apparently.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: ZAP
    A) Dispatch
    B) Erase
    C) Create
    D) Kill
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     Option C
    Explanation: Zap – destroy or obliterate..
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: DERIDE
    A) Ridicule
    B) Mock
    C) Pillory
    D) Respect
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     Option D
    Explanation: Deride – express contempt for.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: VANDALISM
    A) Constructiveness
    B) Destruction
    C) Barbarism
    D) Sabotage
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     Option A
    Explanation: Vandalism – action involving deliberate destruction of or damage to public or private property.
  9. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: BEHOVE
    A) Beseem
    B) Demand
    C) Be incumbent on
    D) Be pride of
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     Option C
    Explanation: Behove – It is a duty or responsibility for someone to do something.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: EDIFICE
    A) Construction
    B) Erosion  
    C) Erection
    D) Pile
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     Option B
    Explanation: Edifice – A complex system of beliefs..

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8 Thoughts to “English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 72”

  1. TR!D!P

    BEHOVE opposite word Demand …correct?

  2. rizzle▶ibps out girl

    hello mod

      1. rizzle▶ibps out girl

        If there is no sectional cutoff in SBI — does it mean we can skip a section and if got good morks in all other section he could get selected ??…can you reply

        1. the walking dead

          yes..in sbi only

          1. rizzle▶ibps out girl

            k.

  3. the walking dead

    8-10:)

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