English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 9

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. Online English Vocabulary Test

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: SOPORIFIC
    A) Upsetting
    B) Invigorating
    C) Stimulating
    D) Calmative
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Soporific – tending to induce drowsiness or sleep..
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: INSATIABLE
    A) Unquenchable
    B) Fulfilled
    C) Blockage
    D) Praise
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Insatiable – impossible to satisfy.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: UNNERVE
    A) Explain
    B) Daunt
    C) Soothe
    D) Placate
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Unnerve – make (someone) lose courage or confidence.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: KERFUFFLE
    A) Doldrums
    B) Tranquility
    C) Fracas
    D) Imperturbation
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Kerfuffle – a commotion or fuss, especially one caused by conflicting views.
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: EMBARGO
    A) Sufferance
    B) Sanction
    C) Interdict
    D) Endorsement
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Embargo – an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: DISPARAGE
    A) Belittle
    B) Denigrate
    C) Trivialize
    D) Flatter
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Disparage – regard or represent as being of little worth.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: RUE
    A) Lament
    B) Praise
    C) Mourn
    D) Repine
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Rue – bitterly regret (something one has done or allowed to happen) and wish it undone..
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: RAPPORT
    A) Incompatibility
    B) Affinity
    C) Empathy
    D) Sympathy
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Rapport – a close and harmonious relationship in which the people or groups concerned understand each other’s feelings or ideas and communicate well.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: MYRIAD
    A) Untold
    B) Multitudinous
    C) Heaping
    D) Bounded
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Myriad – a countless or extremely great number of people or things.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: STINT
    A) Consignment
    B) Stagnation
    C) Quota
    D) Chore
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Stint – supply a very ungenerous or inadequate amount of (something)., a person’s fixed or allotted period of work.

 

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