English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 86

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:ALOOF
    A) Friendly
    B) Concerned
    C) Compassionate
    D) Detached
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     Option D
    Explanation: Aloof (adjective) – not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:ADAMANT
    A) Unshakeable
    B) Unsure
    C) Pliant
    D) Flexible
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     Option A
    Explanation: Adamant (adjective) – refusing to be persuaded or to change one’s mind.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:CONVENTION
    A) Discord
    B) Strangeness
    C) Custom
    D) Disagreement
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     Option C
    Explanation: Convention (noun) – a way in which something is usually done.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:DIVULGE
    A) Conceal
    B) Publish
    C) Suppress
    D) Withhold
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     Option B
    Explanation: Divulge (verb) – make known (private or sensitive information)
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word:MUNDANE
    A) Boring
    B) Extraordinary
    C) Imaginative
    D) Abnormal
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     Option A
    Explanation: Mundane (adjective) – lacking interest or excitement; dull.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: IMPLODE
    A) Collapse

    B) Shatter
    C) Explode
    D) Founder
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     Option C
    Explanation: Implode (verb) – collapse or cause to collapse violently inwards
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:INCURSION
    A) Raid On
    B) Invasion Of
    C) Foray Into
    D) Retreat
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     Option D
    Explanation: Incursion (noun) – an invasion or attack, especially a sudden or brief one
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:PLACID
    A) Unexcitable
    B) Excitable
    C) Imperturbable
    D) Tranquil
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     Option B
    Explanation: Placid (adjective) – not easily upset or excited.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:SKEPTIC
    A) Scoffer
    B) Doubter
    C) Believer
    D) Questioner
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     Option C
    Explanation: Skeptic (noun) – a person inclined to question or doubt accepted opinions.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:TREMULOUS
    A) Wavering
    B) Unsteady
    C) Trembling
    D) Steady
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     Option D
    Explanation: Tremulous (adjective) – shaking or quivering slightly.

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