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. CLEAR
    1. implicit
    2. effulgent
    3. nebulous/opaque
    4. lucid

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    nebulous (Adjective) : not clear; vague.
    clear (Adjective) : easy to understand; direct; obvious.
    implicit (Adjective) : not clear; indirect.

    Correct Option: C

    nebulous (Adjective) : not clear; vague.
    clear (Adjective) : easy to understand; direct; obvious.
    implicit (Adjective) : not clear; indirect.


  1. RELEASE
    1. hide
    2. bury
    3. close
    4. confine

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    confine (Verb) : to keep inside the limits; restrict; to keep a person/animal in a small space.
    release (Verb) : set free; stop holding ; let go.

    Correct Option: D

    confine (Verb) : to keep inside the limits; restrict; to keep a person/animal in a small space.
    release (Verb) : set free; stop holding ; let go.



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

  1. SERENE
    1. calm
    2. angry
    3. ruffled
    4. bitter

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    ruffled (Adjective) : disturbed; flustered.
    serene (Adjective) : calm and peaceful.

    Correct Option: C

    ruffled (Adjective) : disturbed; flustered.
    serene (Adjective) : calm and peaceful.


  1. POMPOUS
    1. uppish
    2. humble
    3. meek
    4. grandiose

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    humble (Adjective) :modest; no showing.
    pompous (Adjective) : pretentious; showing; grandiose.

    Correct Option: B

    humble (Adjective) :modest; no showing.
    pompous (Adjective) : pretentious; showing; grandiose.



  1. PERDILECTION
    1. predicament
    2. afterthought
    3. aversion
    4. postponement

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    aversion (Noun) : reluctance; dislike; a strong feeling of not liking somebody/something.
    predilection (Noun) : liking, preference.

    Correct Option: C

    aversion (Noun) : reluctance; dislike; a strong feeling of not liking somebody/something.
    predilection (Noun) : liking, preference.