English Vocabulary Quiz- Set 22

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 Quiz for SBI PO 2017

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: FACTION
    A) Whole
    B) Entirety
    C) Conformity
    D) Clique
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Faction – a small organized dissenting group within a larger one, especially in politics..
  2. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: VERACITY
    A) Probity
    B) Deceit
    C) Infidelity
    D) Falsehood
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Veracity – conformity to facts; accuracy.
  3. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: ERUDITE
    A) Common
    B) Uncultured
    C) Brainy
    D) Ignorant
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Erudite – having or showing great knowledge or learning..
  4. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: ENGULF
    A) Neglect
    B) Uncover
    C) Underwhelm
    D) Inundate
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Engulf – sweep over (something) so as to surround or cover it completely..
  5. Choose the word meaning SIMILAR to the word: EXHUME
    A) Bury
    B) Resurrect
    C) Entomb
    D) Inter
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Exhume – dig out (something buried, especially a corpse) from the ground.
  6. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: MURKY
    A) Brilliant
    B) Bleak
    C) Louring
    D) Sombre
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Murky – dark and gloomy, especially due to thick mist.
  7. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: SQUABBLE
    A) Contretemps
    B) Accord
    C) Altercation
    D) Fued
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Squabble – a noisy quarrel about something trivial..
  8. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: INADVERTENT
    A) Unpremeditated
    B) Heedless
    C) Deliberate
    D) Irreflective
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Inadvertent – not resulting from or achieved through deliberate planning.
  9. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: STALEMATE
    A) Draw
    B) Impasse
    C) Gridlock
    D) Advance
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Stalemate – to bring to a standstill..
  10. Choose the word meaning OPPOSITE to the word: STAUNCH
    A) Disloyal
    B) Allegiant
    C) Stout
    D) Stalwart
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Staunch – very loyal and committed in attitude.

 

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