Antonyms


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

  1. EFFEMINACY
    1. aggressiveness
    2. attractiveness
    3. manliness
    4. boorishness

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    manliness (Noun) : having the qualities or physical features that are admired or expected in a man.
    effeminacy (Noun): looking, behaving or sounding like a woman or a girl.
    boorishness (Noun) : the manner of a rude/ insensitive person

    Correct Option: C

    manliness (Noun) : having the qualities or physical features that are admired or expected in a man.
    effeminacy (Noun): looking, behaving or sounding like a woman or a girl.
    boorishness (Noun) : the manner of a rude/ insensitive person


  1. VACILLATION
    1. steadfastness
    2. relief
    3. inoculation
    4. remorse

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    steadfastness (Noun) : firmness ; not changing your attitudes or aims.
    vacillation (Noun): keep changing your opinion or thoughts ; wavering.
    relief (Noun) : the feeling that comes when something burden some is removed/ reduced
    inoculation (Noun) :vaccination ; immunization
    remorse (Noun) : a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed)

    Correct Option: A

    steadfastness (Noun) : firmness ; not changing your attitudes or aims.
    vacillation (Noun): keep changing your opinion or thoughts ; wavering.
    relief (Noun) : the feeling that comes when something burden some is removed/ reduced
    inoculation (Noun) :vaccination ; immunization
    remorse (Noun) : a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed)



  1. PLACID
    1. urgent
    2. dull
    3. moving
    4. stormy

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    stormy (Adjective) : full of strong feelings and angry arguments ; strong winds and heavy rain.
    placid (Adjective) : not easily excited or irritated ; calm and peaceful ; tranquil.

    Correct Option: D

    stormy (Adjective) : full of strong feelings and angry arguments ; strong winds and heavy rain.
    placid (Adjective) : not easily excited or irritated ; calm and peaceful ; tranquil.


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

  1. AUTHENTIC
    1. genuine
    2. false
    3. factual
    4. real

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    false authentic (Adjective) : genuine; known to be real and not a copy.

    Correct Option: B

    false authentic (Adjective) : genuine; known to be real and not a copy.



  1. BOLD
    1. timid
    2. nervous
    3. coy
    4. fearful

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    timid (Adjective) : brave; shy and nervous.
    bold (Adjective) : brave and confident; not afraid

    Correct Option: A

    timid (Adjective) : brave; shy and nervous.
    bold (Adjective) : brave and confident; not afraid