Antonyms


Direction: Choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

  1. Elevation
    1. Reduction
    2. Humiliation
    3. Depression
    4. Debasement

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    The word Elevation (Noun) means to increase in the level of something.
    The word Depression (Noun) means: the state of feeling very sad and without hope; part of a surface; that is lower than the parts around it.

    Correct Option: C

    The word Elevation (Noun) means to increase in the level of something.
    The word Depression (Noun) means: the state of feeling very sad and without hope; part of a surface; that is lower than the parts around it.


  1. Amenable
    1. Acquiescent
    2. Distrustful
    3. Inattentive
    4. Unwilling

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    The word Amenable (Adjective) means: responsible; responsive; easy to control; willing.

    Correct Option: D

    The word Amenable (Adjective) means: responsible; responsive; easy to control; willing.
    Its antonym should be unwilling.



  1. Illicit
    1. Legal
    2. Correct
    3. Approved
    4. Noble

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    Illicit means something which is forbidden by law. Whereas legal means relating to the law.

    Correct Option: A

    Illicit means something which is forbidden by law. Whereas legal means relating to the law. Therefore legal is the antonym of a Illicit.


  1. Guilty
    1. Honest
    2. Innocent
    3. Sorry
    4. Dubious

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    ‘Guilty’ means responsible for a specified wrong doing. Whereas, ‘innocent’ means not guilty of a crime or offence.

    Correct Option: B

    ‘Guilty’ means responsible for a specified wrong doing. Whereas, ‘innocent’ means not guilty of a crime or offence. Therefore, ‘innocent’ is the antonym of ‘Guilty’.



  1. Start
    1. Continue
    2. Break
    3. Begin
    4. Resume

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    Start means to begin.

    Correct Option: B

    Start means to begin. Whereas it's opposite is break.