English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 85

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: EMULATE
    A) Neglect
    B) Imitate
    C) Spurn
    D) Reject
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     Option B
    Explanation: Emulate (verb) – match or surpass (a person or achievement), typically by imitation.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:DIGRESSION
    A) Deviation
    B) Abide
    C) Similarity
    D) Accord
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     Option A
    Explanation: Digression (noun) – a temporary departure from the main subject in speech or writing.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:SUBSTANTIATE
    A) Veto
    B) Contradict
    C) Authenticate
    D) Discredit
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     Option C
    Explanation: Substantiate (verb) – provide evidence to support or prove the truth of.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:ACCRUE
    A) Lessen
    B) Spend
    C) Disperse
    D) Arise
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     Option D
    Explanation: Accrue (verb) – (of a benefit or sum of money) be received by someone in regular or increasing amounts over time.
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:AMIABLE
    A) Affable
    B) Aloof
    C) Hostile
    D) Unfriendly
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     Option A
    Explanation: Amiable (adjective) – having or displaying a friendly and pleasant manner.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: VISCOUS
    A) Adhesive
    B) Watery
    C) Gummy
    D) Tacky
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     Option B
    Explanation: Viscous (adjective) – having a thick, sticky consistency
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:AMULET
    A) Fetish
    B) Charm
    C) Curse
    D) Talisman
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     Option C
    Explanation: Amulet (noun) – an ornament or small piece of jewellery thought to give protection against evil, danger, or disease.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:FISSURE
    A) Crevice
    B) Opening
    C) Slit
    D) Barricade
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     Option D
    Explanation: Fissure (noun) – split or crack (something) to form a long, narrow opening.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:INSINUATE
    A) Suggest
    B) Intimate
    C) Conceal
    D) Imply
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     Option C
    Explanation: Insinuate (verb) – suggest or hint (something bad) in an indirect and unpleasant way.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:MALINGER
    A) Attention
    B) Dodge
    C) Shirk
    D) Loaf
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     Option A
    Explanation: Malinger (verb) – pretend to be ill in order to escape duty or work.

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  1. Sushant Raj

    8/10 needs improvement.

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