Antonyms


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

  1. Accolade
    1. Permeate
    2. Blame
    3. Reticent
    4. Decorate

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    Accolade means, an expression of praise, therefore the correct antonym is blame.

    Correct Option: B

    Accolade means, an expression of praise, therefore the correct antonym is blame.


  1. Wary
    1. Rash
    2. Conscientious
    3. Daring
    4. Thrifty

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    Wary means, showing caution about possible dangers or problems Rash.

    Correct Option: A

    Wary means, showing caution about possible dangers or problems Rash is the correct antonym that means, done without careful consideration



Direction: In these questions choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it.

  1. Dwindle
    1. Decrease
    2. Diminish
    3. Shrink
    4. Increase

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    The word Dwindle (Verb) means : to become gradually less or smaller; decrease; diminish.

    Correct Option: D

    The word Dwindle (Verb) means : to become gradually less or smaller; decrease; diminish. Option (d) 'increase' is the correct antonym.


  1. Dormant
    1. Active
    2. Inactive
    3. Dorsal
    4. Domestic

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    The word Dormant ( Adjective ) means inactive.

    Correct Option: A

    The word Dormant ( Adjective ) means inactive.
    Therefore option (a) active is the right antonym.



  1. Tranquility
    1. Disturbance
    2. Quiet
    3. Serenity
    4. Peace

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    The word Tranquility (Noun) means : peace, serenity.

    Correct Option: A

    The word Tranquility (Noun) means: peace, serenity.
    Disturbance = a situation in which people behave violently in a public place.