Antonyms


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

  1. Hasten
    1. Dash
    2. Dawdle
    3. Hurry
    4. Scurry

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    The word Hasten (Verb) means : hurry; to say or do something without delay.

    Correct Option: B

    The word Hasten (Verb) means : hurry; to say or do something without delay.
    The word Dawdle (Verb) means : to take a long time to do something or go somewhere.


  1. Forthright
    1. Blunt
    2. Tricky
    3. Candid
    4. Plainspoken

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    The word Forthright (Adjective) means: frank; direct and honest in manner and speech; candid.

    Correct Option: B

    The word Forthright (Adjective) means: frank; direct and honest in manner and speech; candid.
    The word Tricky (Adjective) means: Clever but likely to trick you, deceive you, deceitful.



  1. Vanity
    1. Humanity
    2. Humility
    3. Pretension
    4. Arrogance

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    The word Vanity (Noun) means: too much pride in your own appearance, abilities or achievements; arrogance.

    Correct Option: B

    The word Vanity (Noun) means : too much pride in your own appearance, abilities or achievements; arrogance.
    The word Humility (Noun) means: the quality of being humble.


  1. Antagonism
    1. Cordiality
    2. Animosity
    3. Hostility
    4. Enmity

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    The word Antagonism (Noun) means : hostility; feelings of hatred and opposition; animosity ; enmity.
    The word Cordiality (Noun) means : in a pleasant and friendly manner.

    Correct Option: A

    The word Antagonism (Noun) means: hostility; feelings of hatred and opposition; animosity; enmity.
    The word Cordiality (Noun) means: in a pleasant and friendly manner.
    Ex.
    The antagonism he felt towards his old enemy was still very strong. You are cordially invited to the celebration.



  1. Spirited
    1. Animated
    2. Excited
    3. Lively
    4. Dull

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    The word Spirited (Adjective) means: lively; gay; vigorous; enthusiastic.

    Correct Option: D

    The word Spirited (Adjective) means: lively; gay; vigorous; enthusiastic.
    The word Dull (Adjective) means: sluggish; depressed; tedious.