Antonyms


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

  1. TURBULENT
    1. placid
    2. cautious
    3. deliberate
    4. obedient

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    placid (Adj.) : not easily excited or irritated; calm and peaceful.
    turbulent (Adj) : unruly; disturbed; noisy and/or difficult to control.

    Correct Option: A

    placid (Adj.) : not easily excited or irritated; calm and peaceful.
    turbulent (Adj) : unruly; disturbed; noisy and/or difficult to control.


  1. CARNAL
    1. civilized
    2. spiritual
    3. brave
    4. friendly

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    spiritual (Adj.) : connected with the human spirit, rather than the body or physical things.
    carnal (Adj.) : connected with the body or with sex.

    Correct Option: B

    spiritual (Adj.) : connected with the human spirit, rather than the body or physical things.
    carnal (Adj.) : connected with the body or with sex.



  1. CONSENT
    1. resent
    2. dissent
    3. differ
    4. recent

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    dissent (Noun) : expressing opinions different from accepted
    consent (Noun) : agreement about something
    resent (V.) : to feel bitter/angry about something, especially because you feel it is unfair

    Correct Option: B

    dissent (Noun) : expressing opinions different from accepted
    consent (Noun) : agreement about something
    resent (V.) : to feel bitter/angry about something, especially because you feel it is unfair


  1. TRANSPARENT
    1. opposite
    2. opaque
    3. raised
    4. coloured

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    opaque (Adj.) : not clear enough to see through or allow light through; not clear.
    transparent (Adj.) : allowing you to see through; obvious.

    Correct Option: B

    opaque (Adj.) : not clear enough to see through or allow light through; not clear.
    transparent (Adj.) : allowing you to see through; obvious.



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

  1. EQUILIBRIUM
    1. work out
    2. disturb
    3. imbalance
    4. unevenness

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    Necessary imbalance (N) : no same treatment with two or more things; no equilibrium.
    equilibrium (N) : a state of balance; a calm state of mind.

    Correct Option: C

    Necessary imbalance (N) : no same treatment with two or more things; no equilibrium.
    equilibrium (N) : a state of balance; a calm state of mind.