Antonyms


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

  1. CORRUPT
    1. honest
    2. unclean
    3. heartless
    4. hateful

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    honest (Adjective) : truthful
    corrupt (Adjective) : dishonest; immoral
    unclean (Adjective) : not clean; immoral
    heartless (Adjective) : cruel ; feeling no pity for other people
    hateful (Adjective) : very unkind/unpleasant

    Correct Option: A

    honest (Adjective) : truthful
    corrupt (Adjective) : dishonest; immoral
    unclean (Adjective) : not clean; immoral
    heartless (Adjective) : cruel ; feeling no pity for other people
    hateful (Adjective) : very unkind/unpleasant


  1. DESTRUCTIVE
    1. structural
    2. constructive
    3. wind speed
    4. static

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    constructive (Adjective) : having a useful and helpful effect
    destructive (Adjective) : causing damage
    structural (Adjective) : connected with the way in which something is built or organised wind speed : speed of the wind
    static (Adjective) : not moving, changing/developing

    Correct Option: B

    constructive (Adjective) : having a useful and helpful effect
    destructive (Adjective) : causing damage
    structural (Adjective) : connected with the way in which something is built or organised wind speed : speed of the wind
    static (Adjective) : not moving, changing/developing



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

  1. FAT
    1. clean
    2. mean
    3. weak
    4. lean

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    lean (Adjective) : thin and fit; not fat
    fat (Adjective) : having too much weight
    clean (Adjective) : not dirty
    mean (Adjective) : unkind; not willing to give or share things
    weak (Adjective) : not physically strong

    Correct Option: D

    lean (Adjective) : thin and fit; not fat
    fat (Adjective) : having too much weight
    clean (Adjective) : not dirty
    mean (Adjective) : unkind; not willing to give or share things
    weak (Adjective) : not physically strong


  1. BRUTALITY
    1. mercy
    2. bestiality
    3. cruelty
    4. humanity

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    humanity (Noun) : the quality of being kind to people/animals
    brutality (Noun) : cruelty ; violence
    mercy (Noun) : a kind or forgiving attitude towards somebody
    bestiality (Noun) : cruel or disgusting behaviour
    cruelty (Noun) : cruel attitude

    Correct Option: D

    humanity (Noun) : the quality of being kind to people/animals
    brutality (Noun) : cruelty ; violence
    mercy (Noun) : a kind or forgiving attitude towards somebody
    bestiality (Noun) : cruel or disgusting behaviour
    cruelty (Noun) : cruel attitude



  1. GUILTY
    1. good
    2. innocent
    3. ingenious
    4. foolish

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    innocent (Adjective) : not guilty
    guilty (Adjective) : having done something wrong/illegal ; being responsible for something bad that has happened
    good (Adjective) : excellent
    ingenious (Adjective) : having a lot of clever new ideas and good at inventing things
    foolish (Adjective) : silly; stupid

    Correct Option: B

    innocent (Adjective) : not guilty
    guilty (Adjective) : having done something wrong/illegal ; being responsible for something bad that has happened
    good (Adjective) : excellent
    ingenious (Adjective) : having a lot of clever new ideas and good at inventing things
    foolish (Adjective) : silly; stupid