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IBPS Clerk Prelims: English Day 12

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  1. COMMON
    A. strange
    B. uneasy
    C. quick
    D. fast
    A. strange
    common means ordinary or familiar; strange means unfamiliar

  2. BRAZEN
    A. bashful
    B. boisterous
    C. noisy
    D. heated
    A. bashful
    brazen means to be defiant or insolent; bashful means to be shy
    or timid

  3. EXPECT
    A. attend
    B. regret
    C. despair
    D. loathe
    C. despair
    to expect is to wait for or to look forward to; to despair is to
    lose all hope

  4. MALODOROUS
    A. acrid
    B. pungent
    C. fragrant
    D. delicious
    C. fragrant
    malodorous means to have a bad smell; fragrant means
    smelling sweet or delicate

  5. EXPOUND
    A. besmirch
    B. confuse
    C. confine
    D. condemn
    B. confuse
    to expound means to explain; to confuse, or confound, is the
    opposite of expound

  6. PIQUE
    A. value
    B. gully
    C. smooth
    D. soothe
    D. soothe
    to pique means to excite or irritate; to soothe means to calm

  7. ABATE
    A. free
    B. augment
    C. provoke
    D. wane
    B. augment
    to abate means to reduce in degree or intensity; to augment
    means to increase

  8. DEARTH
    A. lack
    B. poverty
    C. abundance
    D. foreign
    C. abundance
    dearth means an inadequate supply or lack of something;
    abundance means an ample quantity, or wealth

  9. PEAKED
    A. tired
    B. arrogant
    C. pointy
    D. ruddy
    D. ruddy
    to be peaked is to appear pale or wan; to be ruddy is to have a
    healthy, red complexion

  10. ABRIDGE
    A. shorten
    B. extend
    C. stress
    D. easy
    B. extend
    to abridge means to shorten and to extend means to lengthen