English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 28

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. Vocabulary Word Hindu Editorial Quiz for SBI PO

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: LACONIC
    A) Concise
    B) Verbose
    C) Long-Winded
    D) Loquacious
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Laconic – using very few words
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: DOLEFUL
    A) Cheerful
    B) Melancholy
    C) Gleeful
    D) Elated
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Doleful – expressing sorrow; mournful
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: PROPITIATE
    A) Irritate
    B) Provoke
    C) Atone
    D) Incite
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Propitiate – win or regain the favour of (a god, spirit, or person) by doing something that pleases them…
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: DOLDRUM
    A) Lively
    B) Busy
    C) Happiness
    D) Dejection
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Doldrum – a state or period of stagnation or depression…
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: ADVENT
    A) Departure
    B) Origin
    C) End
    D) Disappearance
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Advent – the arrival of a notable person or thing.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: PELLUCID
    A) Limpid
    B) Crystalline
    C) Opaque
    D) Glassy
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Pellucid – translucently clear..
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: CASTIGATE
    A) Praise
    B) Rebuke
    C) Admonish
    D) Chastise
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Castigate – reprimand (someone) severely.
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: HAGGARD
    A) Careowrn
    B) Raddled
    C) Gaunt
    D) Healthy
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Haggard – looking exhausted and unwell, especially from fatigue, worry, or suffering.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: VALIANT
    A) Plucky
    B) Intrepid
    C) Irresolute
    D) Heroic
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Valiant – possessing or showing courage or determination.
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: EDIFICE
    A) Hole
    B) Erection
    C) Skyscraper
    D) Building
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Edifice – a large, imposing building.

 

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5 Thoughts to “English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 28”

  1. sachin shukla Banker of 2017

    9/10 ty
    only my q9.was wrong rest all correct

    1. Divaker

      Doing a great job brother

  2. PHENOMENAL

    thanx gud qestions , keep posting maam

  3. Mera bhi din ayega :)))

    5/10 ty az :))

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