English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 97

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: CACKLE
    A) Chatter
    B) Moan
    C) Blubber
    D) Lament
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Cackle (verb) – Laugh in a loud/harsh way.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: EBB
    A) Wane
    B) Degenerate
    C) Intensify
    D) Atrophy
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Ebb (verb) – Gradually decrease/ become progressively worse.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: ENSCONCE
    A) Confuse
    B) Destroy
    C) Forget
    D) Stash
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Ensconce (verb) – Hide; tuck away.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: INNOXIOUS
    A) Damaging
    B) Bad
    C) Gentle
    D) Harmful
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Innoxious (adjective) – Not injurious or dangerous.
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: SACRAMENT
    A) Ritual
    B) Break
    C) Neglect
    D) Denial
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Sacrament (noun) – A thing of mysterious and sacred significance.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:BABBLE
    A) Prattle
    B) Be silent
    C) Rattle on
    D) Gabble
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    Babble (verb) – Talk rapidly and continuously in a foolish, excited, or incomprehensible way.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:UNFLUSTERED
    A) Troubled
    B) Unconcerned
    C) Tranquil
    D) Placid
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Unflustered (adjective) – Calm; peaceful.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:TABOO
    A) Non- Acceptance
    B) Veto
    C) Proscription
    D) Allowed
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Taboo (noun) – A social or religious custom prohibiting or restricting a particular practice or forbidding association with a particular person, place, or thing.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:YEARN
    A) Desire
    B) Crave
    C) Despise
    D) Covet
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Yearn (verb) – Have an intense feeling of longing for someone.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: IDIOSYNCRASY
    A) Characteristic
    B) Usualness
    C) Specialty
    D) Feature
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     Option B
    Explanation: 
    Idiosyncrasy (noun) – A distinctive or peculiar feature or characteristic of a place or thing.

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