English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 95

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: JARRING
    A) Discordant
    B) Consent
    C) Harmonize
    D) Accord
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Jarring (verb) – To have a harshly disagreeable or disconcerting effect
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: ABASH
    A) Soothe
    B) Calm
    C) Humiliate
    D) Enlighten
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Abash (verb) – Make someone feel embarrassed, disconcerted or ashamed.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: SACK
    A) Hire
    B) Engage
    C) Employ
    D) Terminate
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Sack (verb) – Dismiss from employment.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: GALLING
    A) Cheering
    B) Bothersome
    C) Pleasing
    D) Soothing
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    Galling (adjective) – Causing someone to feel angry or annoyed.
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: KINSHIP
    A) Dislike
    B) Hostility
    C) Relatedness
    D) Animosity
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Kinship (noun) – The state of being related to the people in your family or other close being.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: CACHET
    A) Status
    B) Distinction
    C) Prestige
    D) Worthlessness
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     Option D
    Explanation: Cachet (noun) – The state of being respected or admired.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: LACKLUSTER
    A) Enthusiastic
    B) Unimaginative
    C) Bland
    D) Humdrum
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Lackluster (adjective) – Lacking in vitality, force or conviction; uninspired or uninspiring.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:WADE
    A) Attack
    B) Dodge
    C) Set upon
    D) Launch oneself at
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    Wade (verb) – Intervene in (something) or attack (someone) vigorously or forcefully.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:MAELSTROM
    A) Placidity
    B) Pandemonium
    C) Tumult
    D) Bedlam
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Maelstrom (noun) – A situation or state of confused movement or violent turmoil.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:FACILE
    A) Simplistic
    B) Exterior
    C) Analytical
    D) Peripheral
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Facile (adjective) – Ignoring the true complexities of an issue.

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