English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 99

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: ALLAY
    A) Mitigate
    B) Aggravate
    C) Intensify
    D) Incite
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Allay (verb) – Diminish or put at rest.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: TEEM
    A) Retreat
    B) Overflow
    C) Need
    D) Lack
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    Teem (verb) – Be abundant, full.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: SPAT
    A) Agreement
    B) Concord
    C) Altercation
    D) Peace
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     Option C
    Explanation: 
    Spat (noun) – A quarrel over petty (small) points.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: SATE
    A) Deprive
    B) Fast
    C) Abstain
    D) Gratify
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Sate (verb) – Fill to contentment; Satisfy.
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: PARRY
    A) Confront
    B) Anticipate
    C) Attract
    D) Encounter
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     Option B
    Explanation:
    Parry (verb) – Avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: SURLY
    A) Cheerful
    B) Grouchy
    C) Boorish
    D) Irritable
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Surly (adjective) – Unfriendly and inclined toward anger or irritation.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: EXECRATE
    A) Abominate 
    B) Excoriate
    C) Condemn
    D) Admire
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     Option D
    Explanation:
    Execrate (verb) – Curse or declare to be evil or anathema.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: CAVALIER
    A) Humble
    B) Condescending
    C) Superior
    D) Lofty
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     Option A
    Explanation:
    Cavalier (adjective) – Showing a lack of proper concern.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word:
    A) Glorify
    B) Humiliate
    C) Applaud
    D) Celebrate
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     Option B
    Explanation:
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: THRALL
    A) Bonds
    B) Slavery
    C) Mastery
    D) Confinement
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     Option C
    Explanation:
    Thrall (noun) – The state of being under the control of another person

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