Antonyms


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

  1. PESSIMIST
    1. theist
    2. optimist
    3. vocalist
    4. believer

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    optimist (Noun) : a person who always expects good things to happen or things to be successful
    pessimist (Noun) : a person who expects bad things to happen
    theist (Noun) : relating to the belief in the existence of God
    vocalist (Noun) : a singer
    believer (Noun) : a person who believes in the existence or truth of something

    Correct Option: B

    optimist (Noun) : a person who always expects good things to happen or things to be successful
    pessimist (Noun) : a person who expects bad things to happen
    theist (Noun) : relating to the belief in the existence of God
    vocalist (Noun) : a singer
    believer (Noun) : a person who believes in the existence or truth of something


  1. CRUEL
    1. rich
    2. wicked
    3. poor
    4. kind

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    kind (Adjective) : generous
    cruel (Adjective) : unkind; wicked
    rich (Adjective) : wealthy
    wicked (Adjective) : cruel
    poor (Adjective) : not rich

    Correct Option: D

    kind (Adjective) : generous
    cruel (Adjective) : unkind; wicked
    rich (Adjective) : wealthy
    wicked (Adjective) : cruel
    poor (Adjective) : not rich



  1. LIBERATION
    1. movement
    2. bondage
    3. service
    4. unrest

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    bondage (Noun) : slavery; the state of being a prisoner
    liberation (Noun) : freedom ; independence
    movement (Noun) : act of moving
    service (Noun) : The work that someone does for an organisation
    unrest (Noun) : a feeling or restless agitation

    Correct Option: B

    bondage (Noun) : slavery; the state of being a prisoner
    liberation (Noun) : freedom ; independence
    movement (Noun) : act of moving
    service (Noun) : The work that someone does for an organisation
    unrest (Noun) : a feeling or restless agitation


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

  1. EMINENT
    1. renowned
    2. ordinary
    3. special
    4. ignorant

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    ordinary (Adjective) : not unusual
    eminent (Adjective) : renowned; well–known ; famous and respectful
    renowned (Adjective) : eminent ; well–known ; famous
    special (Adjective) :extraordinary
    ignorant (Adjective) : lacking knowledge or information ; not educated

    Correct Option: B

    ordinary (Adjective) : not unusual
    eminent (Adjective) : renowned; well–known ; famous and respectful
    renowned (Adjective) : eminent ; well–known ; famous
    special (Adjective) :extraordinary
    ignorant (Adjective) : lacking knowledge or information ; not educated



  1. GENIAL
    1. stupid
    2. intelligent
    3. hostile
    4. affable

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    hostile (Adjective) : very unfriendly or aggressive and ready to argue/fight
    genial (Adjective) : friendly and cheerful; affable
    stupid (Adjective) : foolish
    intelligent (Adjective) : clever
    affable (Adjective) :friendly and cheerful

    Correct Option: C

    hostile (Adjective) : very unfriendly or aggressive and ready to argue/fight
    genial (Adjective) : friendly and cheerful; affable
    stupid (Adjective) : foolish
    intelligent (Adjective) : clever
    affable (Adjective) :friendly and cheerful