Antonyms


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

  1. DEMOLISH
    1. diminish
    2. establish
    3. debunk
    4. deter

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    establish (Verb) : to start or create an organisation; set up.
    demolish (Verb) : to pull or knock down a building ; to destroy something accidentally.

    Correct Option: B

    establish (Verb) : to start or create an organisation; set up.
    demolish (Verb) : to pull or knock down a building ; to destroy something accidentally.


  1. DEPTH
    1. deep
    2. shallow
    3. hollow
    4. filled

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    shallow (Adjective) : not having much distance between the top and the bottom; superficial.
    depth (Noun) : the distance from the top or surface to the bottom of something ; strength and power of feelings.

    Correct Option: B

    shallow (Adjective) : not having much distance between the top and the bottom; superficial.
    depth (Noun) : the distance from the top or surface to the bottom of something ; strength and power of feelings.



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

  1. MAVERICK
    1. dependable
    2. conventional
    3. redundant
    4. old

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    conventional maverick (Adjective) : not thinking like everyone ; having independent, unusual opinions; unconventional.

    Correct Option: B

    conventional maverick (Adjective) : not thinking like everyone ; having independent, unusual opinions; unconventional.


  1. ENDANGERED
    1. protected
    2. livening up
    3. abundant
    4. blissful

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    protected (Adjective) : make sure that something is not harmed, injured, damaged etc.
    endangered (Adjective) : putting somebody/something in a situation in which they could be harmed or damaged.

    Correct Option: A

    protected (Adjective) : make sure that something is not harmed, injured, damaged etc.
    endangered (Adjective) : putting somebody/something in a situation in which they could be harmed or damaged.



  1. DISCRIMINATION
    1. bias
    2. equality
    3. motivation
    4. replenishment

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    equality ( Noun) : the fact of being equal in rights, status etc.
    discrimination (Noun) :the practice of treating somebody or a particular group less fairly than others; partiality; bias.

    Correct Option: B

    equality ( Noun) : the fact of being equal in rights, status etc.
    discrimination (Noun) :the practice of treating somebody or a particular group less fairly than others; partiality; bias.