Antonyms


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

  1. LIBERAL
    1. irrelevant
    2. free
    3. sensitive
    4. intolerant

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    intolerant (Adjective) : not willing to accept ideas or ways of behaving that are different from your own
    liberal (Adjective) : willing to understand and respect other people’s behaviour, opinions etc. ; generous ; lavish ; free
    irrelevant (Adjective) : not important to or connected with a situation
    free (Adjective) : not confined
    sensitive (Adjective) : aware of and being able to understand other people and their feelings

    Correct Option: D

    intolerant (Adjective) : not willing to accept ideas or ways of behaving that are different from your own
    liberal (Adjective) : willing to understand and respect other people’s behaviour, opinions etc. ; generous ; lavish ; free
    irrelevant (Adjective) : not important to or connected with a situation
    free (Adjective) : not confined
    sensitive (Adjective) : aware of and being able to understand other people and their feelings


  1. FLOOD
    1. drought
    2. dry
    3. cyclone
    4. desert

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    drought (Noun) : a long period of time when there is little or no rain
    flood (Noun) : a large amount of water covering an area that is usually dry
    dry (Adjective) : not wet
    cyclone (Noun) : a violent tropical storm in which strong winds move in a circle
    desert (Noun) : large area of land that has very little water and very few plants growing on it

    Correct Option: A

    drought (Noun) : a long period of time when there is little or no rain
    flood (Noun) : a large amount of water covering an area that is usually dry
    dry (Adjective) : not wet
    cyclone (Noun) : a violent tropical storm in which strong winds move in a circle
    desert (Noun) : large area of land that has very little water and very few plants growing on it



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

  1. EGOIST
    1. spiritless
    2. selfless
    3. senseless
    4. soulless

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    selfless (Adjective) : thinking more about the needs, happiness etc. of other people than about your own
    egoist (Noun) : a person who thinks that he or she is better than other people and who thinks and talks too much about himself/herself; selfish
    spiritless (Adjective) : without energy, enthusiasm or determination
    senseless (Adjective) : having no meaning or purpose; pointless
    soulless (Adjective) : lacking the ability to feel emotions; depressing

    Correct Option: B

    selfless (Adjective) : thinking more about the needs, happiness etc. of other people than about your own
    egoist (Noun) : a person who thinks that he or she is better than other people and who thinks and talks too much about himself/herself; selfish
    spiritless (Adjective) : without energy, enthusiasm or determination
    senseless (Adjective) : having no meaning or purpose; pointless
    soulless (Adjective) : lacking the ability to feel emotions; depressing


  1. DEEP
    1. shallow
    2. hollow
    3. steep
    4. low

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    shallow (Adjective) : not having much distance from top to bottom
    deep (Adjective) : having a large distance from top to bottom
    hollow (Adjective) : having a hole or empty space inside
    steep (Adjective) : rising/falling quickly, not gradually (slopes, hills, etc.)
    low (Adjective) : not high or tall

    Correct Option: A

    shallow (Adjective) : not having much distance from top to bottom
    deep (Adjective) : having a large distance from top to bottom
    hollow (Adjective) : having a hole or empty space inside
    steep (Adjective) : rising/falling quickly, not gradually (slopes, hills, etc.)
    low (Adjective) : not high or tall



  1. SLAVE
    1. surf
    2. landlord
    3. master
    4. tenant

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    master (Noun) : a person who has people working for him
    slave (Noun) : a person who is legally owned by another person and is forced to work for him
    surf (Noun) : waves in the sea or ocean, and the white foam that they produce as they fall on the beach, on rocks, etc.
    landlord (Noun) : one who is the owner of a building, house, etc.
    tenant (Noun) : a person who pays rent for the use of a room, building, land etc. to the person who owns it

    Correct Option: C

    master (Noun) : a person who has people working for him
    slave (Noun) : a person who is legally owned by another person and is forced to work for him
    surf (Noun) : waves in the sea or ocean, and the white foam that they produce as they fall on the beach, on rocks, etc.
    landlord (Noun) : one who is the owner of a building, house, etc.
    tenant (Noun) : a person who pays rent for the use of a room, building, land etc. to the person who owns it