Antonyms


Direction: In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the word which is opposite in meaning to the given word.

  1. Contemplative
    1. Wistful
    2. Unreflective
    3. Numbed
    4. Aroused

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    NA

    Correct Option: B

    NA


  1. Inclement
    1. Radical
    2. Mild
    3. Harsh
    4. Tyrannical

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    Contemplative means serious and quiet thought for a period of time

    Correct Option: B

    Contemplative means serious and quiet thought for a period of time



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

  1. Obsequious
    1. Domineering
    2. Clever
    3. Opaque
    4. Careful

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    Obsequious means obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree whereas domineering means trying to control the behavior of others.

    Correct Option: A

    Obsequious means obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree whereas domineering means trying to control the behavior of others.


  1. Tranquil
    1. Perpetual
    2. Temporal
    3. Unruffled
    4. Disturbed

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    Tranquil means free from disturbance.

    Correct Option: D

    Tranquil means free from disturbance. Therefore, tranquil is the antonym of disturbed.



  1. Substantial
    1. Flimsy
    2. Hefty
    3. Actual
    4. Excess

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    Flimsy means insubstantial and easily damaged.

    Correct Option: A

    Flimsy means insubstantial and easily damaged.