Antonyms


Direction: In the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

  1. ABRUPT
    1. sudden
    2. crisp
    3. spongy
    4. smooth

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    smooth (Adjective) : completely flat and even, without any lumps, holes or rough areas.
    abrupt (Adjective) : sudden and unexpected, often in an unpleasant way; rude

    Correct Option: D

    smooth (Adjective) : completely flat and even, without any lumps, holes or rough areas.
    abrupt (Adjective) : sudden and unexpected, often in an unpleasant way; rude


  1. EXAGGERATE
    1. extravagant
    2. understate
    3. abundance
    4. excerpt

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    understate (Verb) : to state that something is smaller, less important than it really is.
    exaggerate (Verb) : to make something seem larger, better, worse or more important than it really is.

    Correct Option: B

    understate (Verb) : to state that something is smaller, less important than it really is.
    exaggerate (Verb) : to make something seem larger, better, worse or more important than it really is.



Direction: In the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

  1. ACCUMULATE
    1. disperse
    2. dismiss
    3. below
    4. aware

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    disperse (Verb) : to spread; scatter; to move apart.
    accumulate (Verb) : to gradually increase in number; collect; amass; build up.

    Correct Option: A

    disperse (Verb) : to spread; scatter; to move apart.
    accumulate (Verb) : to gradually increase in number; collect; amass; build up.


  1. ELEMENTARY
    1. involved
    2. complex
    3. compound
    4. hard

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    complex (Adjective) : complicated; difficult to understand.
    elementary (Adjective) : very simple and easy; basic; primary.
    compound (Adjective) : formed of two or more parts.

    Correct Option: B

    complex (Adjective) : complicated; difficult to understand.
    elementary (Adjective) : very simple and easy; basic; primary.
    compound (Adjective) : formed of two or more parts.



  1. CONCUR
    1. agree
    2. weak
    3. praise
    4. disagree

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    disagree concur (Verb) : to agree

    Correct Option: D

    disagree concur (Verb) : to agree