English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 96

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:  LABYRINTHINE
    A) Easy
    B) Simple
    C) Convoluted
    D) Straightforward
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Labyrinthine (adjective) – Intricate and complex.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: BAFFLING
    A) Enigmatic
    B) Clear
    C) Comprehensible
    D) Ostensible
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Baffling (adjective) – Totally confused or puzzled or perplexed.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: RABBLE
    A) Elites
    B) Aristocratic
    C) The Populace
    D) Noble Group
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Rabble (noun) – Ordinary people, especially when regarded as socially inferior or uncouth.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: DAUNTING
    A) Stimulating
    B) Affable
    C) Emboldening
    D) Overawe
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Daunting (adjective) – Discouraging through fear
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: OBDURACY
    A) Indefiniteness
    B) Intransigence
    C) Infirmity
    D) Instability
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    Obduracy (noun) – The quality or state of being obdurate.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: EAVESDROP
    A) Neglect
    B) Listen In
    C) Overhear
    D) Snoop
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Eavesdrop (verb) – Secretly listen to a conversation.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: CABAL
    A) Individual
    B) Clique
    C) Faction
    D) Coterie
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Cabal (noun) – A collection of people who come out together to work against something or someone.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:QUAGMIRE
    A) Predicament
    B) Muddle
    C) Entanglement
    D) Solution
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Quagmire (noun) – An awkward complex, or hazardous situation.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:NAIVE
    A) Unsophisticated
    B) Artless
    C) Mature
    D) Ingenuous
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Naive (adjective) – Deficient in relevant experience/of or created by one without formal training; simple or naive in style.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:IDEOLOGUE
    A) Believer
    B) Antagonist
    C) Adherent
    D) Backer
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    Ideologue (noun) – An adherent of an ideology, especially one who is unpromising and dogmatic.

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