Antonyms


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

  1. DEVOUT
    1. pious
    2. pure
    3. treacherous
    4. ardent

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    treacherous (Adj.) : that cannot be trusted; deceitful.
    devout (Adj.) : believing strongly in a particular religion and obeying its laws and practices; honest; faithful.

    Correct Option: C

    treacherous (Adj.) : that cannot be trusted; deceitful.
    devout (Adj.) : believing strongly in a particular religion and obeying its laws and practices; honest; faithful.


  1. Choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.
    VISIONARY
    1. farsighted
    2. regular
    3. pragmatist
    4. piety

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    pragmatist (N.) : a person who solves problems in a practical and sensible way; realistic.
    visionary (Adj.) : original and showing the ability to think about or plan the future with great imagination and intelligence ; relating to dreams.
    farsighted (Adj.) : having/ showing an understanding of the effects in the future of actions that you take now, and being able to plan for them piety (N.) : the state of having/ showing a deep respect for somebody/something (God and religion)

    Correct Option: C

    pragmatist (N.) : a person who solves problems in a practical and sensible way; realistic.
    visionary (Adj.) : original and showing the ability to think about or plan the future with great imagination and intelligence ; relating to dreams.
    farsighted (Adj.) : having/ showing an understanding of the effects in the future of actions that you take now, and being able to plan for them piety (N.) : the state of having/ showing a deep respect for somebody/something (God and religion)



  1. Choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.
    QUIESCENT
    1. active
    2. rough
    3. quaint
    4. queer

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    active quiescent (Adj.) : quiet ; not active ; dormant.

    Correct Option: A

    active quiescent (Adj.) : quiet ; not active ; dormant.


  1. Choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.
    QUERULOUS
    1. strange
    2. uncomplaining
    3. answerable
    4. stranger

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    uncomplaining querulous (Adj.) : complaining ; showing that you are annoyed.

    Correct Option: B

    uncomplaining querulous (Adj.) : complaining ; showing that you are annoyed.



  1. Choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.
    INNOCUOUS
    1. pernicious
    2. fine
    3. strong
    4. hygienic

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    pernicious (Adj.) : having a very harmful effect.
    innocuous (Adj.) : not intended to offend or upset anyone ; harmless.

    Correct Option: A

    pernicious (Adj.) : having a very harmful effect.
    innocuous (Adj.) : not intended to offend or upset anyone ; harmless.