Antonyms


Direction: In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

  1. SYNTHETIC
    1. natural
    2. plastic
    3. cosmetic
    4. apathetic

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    natural (Adjective) : of nature or existing in Nature
    synthetic (Adjective) : artificial; man-made; made by using chemical substances
    plastic (Adjective) : made of plastic
    cosmetic (Adjective) : improving only the outside appearance and not its basic character
    apathetic (Adjective) : showing no interest or enthusiasm

    Correct Option: A

    natural (Adjective) : of nature or existing in Nature
    synthetic (Adjective) : artificial; man-made; made by using chemical substances
    plastic (Adjective) : made of plastic
    cosmetic (Adjective) : improving only the outside appearance and not its basic character
    apathetic (Adjective) : showing no interest or enthusiasm


  1. METICULOUS
    1. forgetful
    2. destructive
    3. careless
    4. flagrant

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    careless (Adjective) : not careful
    meticulous (Adjective) : paying careful attention to every detail; fastidious; thorough
    forgetful (Adjective) : often forgetting things; absent, minded
    destructive (Adjective) : causing destruction or damage
    flagrant (Adjective) : shocking because it is done in a very obvious way and shows no respect for people, laws, etc. ; blatant

    Correct Option: C

    careless (Adjective) : not careful
    meticulous (Adjective) : paying careful attention to every detail; fastidious; thorough
    forgetful (Adjective) : often forgetting things; absent, minded
    destructive (Adjective) : causing destruction or damage
    flagrant (Adjective) : shocking because it is done in a very obvious way and shows no respect for people, laws, etc. ; blatant



  1. FEASIBLE
    1. useful
    2. impractical
    3. uneven
    4. important

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    impractical (Adjective) : not practicable; not sensible or realistic
    feasible (Adjective) : that is possible and likely to be achieved; practicable
    useful (Adjective) : that can help you do or achieve something that you want
    uneven (Adjective) : not even; not level, smooth or flat
    important (Adjective) : useful

    Correct Option: B

    impractical (Adjective) : not practicable; not sensible or realistic
    feasible (Adjective) : that is possible and likely to be achieved; practicable
    useful (Adjective) : that can help you do or achieve something that you want
    uneven (Adjective) : not even; not level, smooth or flat
    important (Adjective) : useful


  1. INFIRMITY
    1. employment
    2. indisposition
    3. strength
    4. weakness

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    strength (Noun) : power or energy that can help you do or achieve something that you want
    infirmity (Noun) : weakness or illness over a long period
    employment (Noun) : job
    indisposition (Noun) : a slight illness that makes you unable to do something
    weakness (Noun) : lack of strength, power or determination

    Correct Option: C

    strength (Noun) : power or energy that can help you do or achieve something that you want
    infirmity (Noun) : weakness or illness over a long period
    employment (Noun) : job
    indisposition (Noun) : a slight illness that makes you unable to do something
    weakness (Noun) : lack of strength, power or determination



  1. ACCORD
    1. disagreement
    2. welcome
    3. disrespect
    4. conformity

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    disagreement (Noun) : a situation where people have different opinions about something
    accord (Noun) : a formal agreement between two organisations, countries, etc
    welcome (Noun) : act of greeting somebody
    disrespect (Noun) : a lack of respect
    conformity (Noun) : behaviour or actions that follow the accepted rules of the society

    Correct Option: A

    disagreement (Noun) : a situation where people have different opinions about something
    accord (Noun) : a formal agreement between two organisations, countries, etc
    welcome (Noun) : act of greeting somebody
    disrespect (Noun) : a lack of respect
    conformity (Noun) : behaviour or actions that follow the accepted rules of the society