Antonyms


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

  1. ADMIRATION
    1. blame
    2. contempt
    3. disapprove
    4. despise

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    contempt (Noun) : a feeling that something is without value and deserves no respect at all.
    admiration (Noun) : a feeling of respect and liking for somebody/ something.

    Correct Option: B

    contempt (Noun) : a feeling that something is without value and deserves no respect at all.
    admiration (Noun) : a feeling of respect and liking for somebody/ something.


  1. ADMIRATION
    1. blame
    2. contempt
    3. disapprove
    4. despise

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    contempt (Noun) : a feeling that something is without value and deserves no respect at all.
    admiration (Noun) : a feeling of respect and liking for somebody/ something.

    Correct Option: B

    contempt (Noun) : a feeling that something is without value and deserves no respect at all.
    admiration (Noun) : a feeling of respect and liking for somebody/ something.



  1. NOISILY
    1. loudly
    2. quietly
    3. clearly
    4. distinctly

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    quietly (Adverb) : with very little noise; peacefully.
    noisily (Adverb): extremely unpleasantly or offensively.

    Correct Option: B

    quietly (Adverb) : with very little noise; peacefully.
    noisily (Adverb): extremely unpleasantly or offensively.


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

  1. SUPERFICIAL
    1. genuine
    2. natural
    3. artificial
    4. amicable

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    genuine (Adjective): real; exactly what it appears to be.
    superficial (Adjective) : appearing to be true, real or important; artificial; cursory.

    Correct Option: A

    genuine (Adjective): real; exactly what it appears to be.
    superficial (Adjective) : appearing to be true, real or important; artificial; cursory.



  1. FRAGILE
    1. weak
    2. brittle
    3. strong
    4. discard

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    strong fragile (Adjective) : easily broken or damaged; weak and uncertain; easily destroyed or spoilt.

    Correct Option: C

    strong fragile (Adjective) : easily broken or damaged; weak and uncertain; easily destroyed or spoilt.