English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 39

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 Synonym Antonym 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: DEFIANT
    A) Acquiescent
    B) Cooperative
    C) Apologetic,
    D) Obstinate
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      Option D
    Explanation: Defiant – open disregard, showing daring or bold disobedience
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: STIFLE
    A) Loose
    B) Encourage
    C) Repress
    D) Release
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Stifle – make (someone) unable to breathe properly; suffocate.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: CONTRITION
    A) Humiliation
    B) Happiness
    C) Hurtfulness
    D) Indifference
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Contrition – the state of feeling remorseful, feeling sorry..
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: GHASTLY
    A) Comforting
    B) Appalling
    C) Pleasant
    D) Delightful
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Ghastly – causing great horror or fear; awful
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: PARTAKE
    A) Collect
    B) Give
    C) Participate
    D) Abstain
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Partake – to take or have a part or share along with others….
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: RETALIATE
    A) Requite
    B) Repay
    C) Recompense
    D) Depart
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Retaliate – make an attack in return for a similar attack..
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: DIRE
    A) Fortunate
    B) Frightful
    C) Appalling
    D) Dreadful
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Dire – extremely serious or urgent…
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: SEVERITY
    A) Acerbity
    B) Gentility
    C) Harshness
    D) Austerity
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Severity – the fact or condition of being severe..
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: SPLICE
    A) Entwine
    B) Braid
    C) Graft
    D) Disjoin
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Splice – interweave, join/connect/insert…
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: EXTRAPOLATE
    A) Doubt
    B) Assume
    C) Envision
    D) Figure
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Extrapolate – estimate or conclude (something)

 

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