English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 55

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 Vocabulary Quiz Bank PO Exams

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: INCARCERATE
    A) Stop
    B) Immure
    C) Cease
    D) Release
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      Option B
    Explanation: Incarcerate – to lock a person up as a consequence for his or her actions.
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: CONCOCT
    A) Forget
    B) Wreck
    C) Contrive
    D) Ruin
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Concoct – create or devise.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: HEARKEN
    A) Apprehend
    B) Abstain
    C) Soothe
    D) Lose
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Hearken – to listen
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: STAID
    A) Frivolous
    B) Informal
    C) Daring
    D) Sedate
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Staid – respectable
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: SUFFRAGE
    A) Tyranny
    B) Attestation
    C) Negation
    D) Abstain
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Suffrage – the right to participate in making a decision
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: PECULATE
    A) Give
    B) Defalcate
    C) Pilfer
    D) Defraud
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Peculate – embezzle or steal (money, especially public funds).
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: NESCIENCE
    A) Denseness
    B) Bewilderment
    C) Cognition
    D) Callowness
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Nescience – unawareness or ignorance.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: LUGUBRIOUS
    A) Gloomy
    B) Pensive
    C) Sorrowful
    D) Cheerful
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Lugubrious – looking or sounding sad and gloomy
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: USURIOUS
    A) Covetous
    B) Generous
    C) Avaricious
    D) Desirous
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Usurious – relating to or characterized by usury; extortionate.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: IMPIETY
    A) Godlessness
    B) Heresy
    C) Reverence
    D) Profanity
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Impiety – lack of respect for God.

 

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