Antonyms


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

  1. OBSCURE
    1. distinct
    2. vague
    3. enigma
    4. distinguish

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    distinct (Adjective) : easily or clearly seen, heard, felt etc; clear; definite.
    obscure (Adjective) : difficult to understand ; unknown; not clear.

    Correct Option: A

    distinct (Adjective) : easily or clearly seen, heard, felt etc; clear; definite.
    obscure (Adjective) : difficult to understand ; unknown; not clear.


  1. FLAWLESS
    1. deficient
    2. defective
    3. seconds
    4. sick

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    defective (Adjective): not perfect; having a fault.
    flawless (Adjective) : without defect or fault ; perfect.

    Correct Option: B

    defective (Adjective): not perfect; having a fault.
    flawless (Adjective) : without defect or fault ; perfect.



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

  1. PRUDENT
    1. foolish
    2. strange
    3. miserly
    4. careless

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    careless prudent (Adjective) : sensible and careful ; avoiding unnecessary risks

    Correct Option: D

    careless prudent (Adjective) : sensible and careful ; avoiding unnecessary risks


  1. DESIST
    1. assign
    2. continue
    3. hope
    4. request

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    continue desist (Verb) : to stop doing something ; discontinue.

    Correct Option: B

    continue desist (Verb) : to stop doing something ; discontinue.



  1. STERILE
    1. fertile
    2. infertile
    3. dense
    4. barren

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    fertile sterile (Adjective) : infertile; not able to produce children; not good enough to pruduce crops.

    Correct Option: A

    fertile sterile (Adjective) : infertile; not able to produce children; not good enough to pruduce crops.