English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 26

Vocabulary Quiz for Competitive Exams

Vocabulary Quiz for Bank exams. Synonym and Antonym Quiz. Useful for upcoming banking and insurance exams like SBI PO, IBPS PO, NIACL Assistant, NICL AO, IBPS Clerk, RRB PO, IPPB etc. English Vocabulary Word Quiz

Last year in the SBI PO exam synonym and antonym of words which were not the part of Reading Comprehension were asked separately. To prepare you for such questions we are providing you with similar exercise.

Direction: Read the question and answer accordingly.

  1. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: EVANGELIST
    A) Foe
    B) Seditionist
    C) Enemy
    D) Crusader
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Evangelist – a person who seeks to convert others to the Christian faith, especially by public preaching.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: HERCULEAN
    A) Dwarfed
    B) Strenuous
    C) Teeny
    D) Miniscule
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Herculean – requiring great strength or effort.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: FLIMSY
    A) Solid
    B) Sturdy
    C) Decrepit
    D) Plausible
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Flimsy – insubstantial and easily damaged.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: TENDENTIOUS
    A) Bigoted
    B) Unprejudiced
    C) Tolerant
    D) Humanitarian
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Tendentious – expressing or intending to promote a particular cause or point of view, especially a controversial one.
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: SPOOK
    A) Please
    B) Petrify
    C) Delight
    D) Soothe
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Spook – frighten; unnerve.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: PROSCRIBE
    A) Banish
    B) Deport
    C) Approve
    D) Censure
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Proscribe – to condemn or forbid
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: APPROBATION
    A) High Regard
    B) Sanction
    C) Esteem
    D) Hatred
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Approbation – approval or praise.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: SOPHISTRY
    A) Delusion
    B) Certainty
    C) Casuistry
    D) Trick
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Sophistry – False Arugument
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: MISSIVE
    A) Speech
    B) Message
    C) Dispatch
    D) Note
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Missive – message, communication, notification/announcement.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: STOICAL
    A) Fatalistic
    B) Phlegmatic
    C) Upset
    D) Imperturbable
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Stoical – enduring pain and hardship without showing one’s feelings or complaining.

 

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  1. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

    5/10 ty

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