Antonyms


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

  1. FAMOUS
    1. well-known
    2. unknown
    3. unfamiliar
    4. notorious

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    unknow famous (Adjective) : known about by many people.

    Correct Option: B

    unknow famous (Adjective) : known about by many people.


  1. ADEPT
    1. ignorance
    2. inept
    3. lacuna
    4. inexperience

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    inept (Adjective) : acting or done with no skill.
    adept (Adjective) : good at doing something that is quite difficult ; skilful.

    Correct Option: A

    inept (Adjective) : acting or done with no skill.
    adept (Adjective) : good at doing something that is quite difficult ; skilful.



  1. SERVILE
    1. defiant
    2. fawning
    3. sycophantic
    4. psychotic

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    defiant (Adjective) : openly refusing to obey somebody/ something.
    servile (Adjective): Wanting too much to please somebody and obey them, fawning.

    Correct Option: A

    defiant (Adjective) : openly refusing to obey somebody/ something.
    servile (Adjective): Wanting too much to please somebody and obey them, fawning.


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

  1. INTERIM
    1. temporary
    2. interior
    3. permanent
    4. continuous

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    permanent (Adj.) : lasting for a long time ; existing all the time.
    interim (Adj.) : intended to last for only a short time until somebody/something more permanent is found.

    Correct Option: C

    permanent (Adj.) : lasting for a long time ; existing all the time.
    interim (Adj.) : intended to last for only a short time until somebody/something more permanent is found.



  1. DESCENT
    1. elevation
    2. increase
    3. level
    4. ascent

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    ascent (N) : the act of moving up ; an upward journey.
    descent (N) : an action of coming or going down.

    Correct Option: D

    ascent (N) : the act of moving up ; an upward journey.
    descent (N) : an action of coming or going down.