Antonyms


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

  1. HARMONIOUS
    1. sonorous
    2. discordant
    3. concordant
    4. balanced

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    discordant (Adjective) : not in agreement
    harmonious (Adjective) : friendly; peaceful and without any disagreement.

    Correct Option: B

    discordant (Adjective) : not in agreement
    harmonious (Adjective) : friendly; peaceful and without any disagreement.


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

  1. AFFIRMED
    1. contradicted
    2. opposed
    3. disputed
    4. denied

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    deny (Verb) : to say that something is not true.
    affirm (Verb) : to state publicly that something is true; confirm.

    Correct Option: D

    deny (Verb) : to say that something is not true.
    affirm (Verb) : to state publicly that something is true; confirm.



  1. IMPOVERISHED
    1. pure
    2. affluent
    3. important
    4. efficient

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    affluent (Adjective) : having a lot of money; wealthy; prosperous.
    impoverished (Adjective) : very poor; without money.

    Correct Option: B

    affluent (Adjective) : having a lot of money; wealthy; prosperous.
    impoverished (Adjective) : very poor; without money.


  1. ARROGANT
    1. favourable
    2. illiterate
    3. kind
    4. humble

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    humble (Adjective) : modest; showing no self-importance.
    arrogant (Adjective) : behaving in a proud, unpleasant way.

    Correct Option: D

    humble (Adjective) : modest; showing no self-importance.
    arrogant (Adjective) : behaving in a proud, unpleasant way.



Direction: In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which is opposite in meaning to the given word.

  1. BENEVOLENT
    1. malignant
    2. malevolent
    3. equivalent
    4. prevalent

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    malevolent (Adjective) : having or showing a desire to harm others, malicious, wicked.
    benevolent (Adjective) : kind, helpful and generous.
    malignant (Adj.) : that cannot be controlled and is likely to cause death

    Correct Option: B

    malevolent (Adjective) : having or showing a desire to harm others, malicious, wicked.
    benevolent (Adjective) : kind, helpful and generous.
    malignant (Adj.) : that cannot be controlled and is likely to cause death