Verbal Ability - Antonyms - Discussion

Discussion :: Antonyms - Section 1 (Q.No.8)

In the following questions choose the word which is the exact OPPOSITE of the given words.

8. 

QUIESCENT

[A]. ACTIVE
[B]. Dormant
[C]. Weak
[D]. Unconcerned

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Khushboo said: (Dec 14, 2010)  
It means inactive, quiet.

Naveen said: (Apr 14, 2011)  
Thank you, that was good example.

Ashokreddy said: (Jun 29, 2011)  
At rest, still, notmoving.

Kavya said: (Jul 6, 2011)  
Dormant means?

Brajesh said: (Jul 22, 2011)  
Dormant means animal deep sleep.

Suchi said: (Aug 20, 2011)  
Well said ashok.

Rupesh Singh said: (Nov 4, 2011)  
1. not active or activated
2. marked by a state of tranquil repose
3. being quiet or still or inactive
4. (pathology) causing no symptoms

Fathima said: (Mar 7, 2012)  
How can it be used in a sentence?

Rahul said: (Sep 28, 2013)  
Fathima likes to stay QUIESCENT in the class.

Aditya Rauniyar said: (Jul 5, 2014)  
Temporarily quiet and not active.

Suraj said: (Oct 30, 2014)  
Another example of quiescent.

Raj said: (May 8, 2015)  
QUIESCENT means state of inactivity. So QUIESCENT's opposite is active.

Kibralem said: (Jun 26, 2016)  
What is the correct meaning and synonyms of active?

Neha said: (Jul 9, 2016)  
Active means engaging or ready to engage in physically energetic pursuits.

Lee said: (Jul 12, 2016)  
Active synonyms alive, speedy, mobile, operative, in process, running.

Eswar said: (Sep 2, 2016)  
Quiescent means inactive.

Dharma said: (Sep 18, 2016)  
How dormant used in a sentence?

Aishwarya said: (Sep 19, 2016)  
@Dharma.

Dormant -> Example - being dormant on the bed.

Lakshmi said: (Oct 9, 2016)  
Quiescent means inactive of the people, so the opposite is active.

S.Isaivani said: (Jan 28, 2017)  
Quiescent- inactive, how it is used in sentence?

Prasad said: (Jul 11, 2017)  
Quiescent means quite.

Riyad said: (Jul 16, 2017)  
In a state or period of inactivity or dormancy.

Goshia Anjum Prof said: (Aug 1, 2017)  
Quiescent means inactive and active means reactive, ready to act.

Amarjit Kumar said: (Dec 26, 2017)  
Quiescent means not active or activated.

So it is very clear that the opposite of quiescent is Active.

Ayush Aggarwal said: (Mar 11, 2018)  
Stikes where headed by groups of Workers who had previously been quiescent.

Sweety said: (Dec 8, 2018)  
Please give examples of quiescent.

Ronit said: (Jun 4, 2019)  
Quiescent means not active so obousely, the answer is ACTIVE.

Maxz said: (Aug 11, 2019)  
Quiescent mean inactive.

Madhavi said: (Aug 16, 2019)  
Quiescent means passive.

So, Opp is active.

Neha said: (Sep 25, 2019)  
How can we use dormant in a sentence? give an example.

Vasanth said: (Sep 19, 2020)  
All other options refers to weak. So, answer is active.

Balsitkhadka said: (May 20, 2021)  
Active is the correct answer.

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