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English Questions – Antonyms 51

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  1. Comrade
    1) liberation
    2) eminent
    3) libation
    4) enemy
    Answer – 4)
    Explanation: Comrade – (among men) a colleague or a fellow member of an organization.
    enemy – a person who is actively opposed or hostile to someone or something.

  2. Vague
    1) pabulum
    2) clear
    3) innocuous
    4) jejune
    Answer – 2)
    Explanation: Vague – of uncertain, indefinite, or unclear character or meaning.
    clear – easy to perceive, understand, or interpret.

  3. Perilous
    1) slenderness
    2) impregnable
    3) fortified
    4) sparsity
    Answer – 2)
    Explanation: Perilous – full of danger or risk.
    impregnable – (of a fortified position) unable to be captured or broken into.

  4. Opulence
    1) critical
    2) finicky
    3) poverty
    4) funky
    Answer – 3)
    Explanation: Opulence – great wealth or luxuriousness.
    poverty – the state of being extremely poor.

  5. Veteran
    1) novice
    2) bounteous
    3) exuberant
    4) modernistic
    Answer – 1)
    Explanation: Veteran – a person who has had long experience in a particular field.
    novice – a person new to and inexperienced in a job or situation.

  6. Fiendish
    1) friendly
    2) illiberal
    3) wicked
    4) simplify
    Answer – 1)
    Explanation: Fiendish – extremely cruel or unpleasant.
    friendly – kind and pleasant.

  7. Vacate
    1) brutish
    2) chary
    3) occupy
    4) chintzy
    Answer – 3)
    Explanation: Vacate – leave (a place that one previously occupied).
    occupy – reside or have one’s place of business in (a building).

  8. Prevent
    1) nebulous
    2) obscure
    3) quite
    4) induce
    Answer – 4)
    Explanation: Prevent – keep (something) from happening.
    induce – succeed in persuading or leading (someone) to do something.

  9. Deviated
    1) lamentable
    2) conform
    3) mournful
    4) repentant
    Answer – 2)
    Explanation: conform
    deviated – depart from an established course.
    conform – comply with rules, standards, or laws.

  10. Pique
    1) offence
    2) resentment
    3) indignation
    4) rejoice
    Answer – 4)
    Explanation: rejoice