Verbal Ability - Antonyms

Exercise :: Antonyms - Section 2

Each sentences below consist of a word or a phrase which is bold. It is followed by four words or phrases. Select the word or pharse which is closes to the OPPOSITE in meaning of the bold word or phrase.

41. 

In a literary work obscurity cab be a virtue.

A. clarity
B. precision
C. definiteness
D. specificity

Answer: Option A

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42. 

It was universally characterized as a progressive measure.

A. regressive
B. obstructive
C. retrograde
D. abhorrent

Answer: Option A

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43. 

Mala was often teased as corpulent by her friends.

A. fat
B. belligerent
C. garrulous
D. gaunt

Answer: Option D

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44. 

His vindictive nature often came up for comment among his friends.

A. forgetful
B. forgiving
C. obedient
D. timid

Answer: Option B

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45. 

The minister gave a public speech on the controversial subject to precipitate the matter.

A. aggravate
B. create
C. defer
D. push

Answer: Option C

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