English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 21

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. synonym antonym questions

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: TENET
    A) Credo
    B) Skepticism
    C) Unbelief
    D) Reality
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Tenet – a principle or belief, especially one of the main principles of a religion or philosophy.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: PERIL
    A) Certitude
    B) Certainty
    C) Protection
    D) Jeopardy
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Peril – expose to danger; threaten.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: PUGNACIOUS
    A) Laid-Back
    B) Bellicose
    C) Mellow
    D) Lax
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Pugnacious – eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight.
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: KNACK
    A) Incapacity
    B) Disinclination
    C) Dexterit
    D) Ineptness
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Knack – an acquired or natural skill at doing something.
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: POACH
    A) Calm
    B) Frenzy
    C) Order
    D) Harmony
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Poach – to trespass, especially on another’s game preserve, in order to steal animals or to hunt.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: ACCOLADE
    A) Kudos
    B) Criticism
    C) Award
    D) Approval
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Accolade – an award or privilege granted as a special honour or as an acknowledgement of merit..
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: LUNACY
    A) Sense
    B) Absurdity
    C) Folly
    D) Dementia
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Lunacy – extreme foolishness or an instance of it.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: STERN
    A) steely
    B) austere
    C) lenient
    D) ascetic
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Stern – firm, strict, or uncompromising
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: CONDONE
    A) Remits
    B) Overlook
    C) Regard
    D) Allow
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Condone – accept (behaviour that is considered morally wrong or offensive).
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: LABYRINTH
    A) Convolution
    B) Line
    C) Intricacy
    D) Entanglement
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Labyrinth – a complex structure or path

 

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