Verbal Ability - Synonyms

Exercise :: Synonyms - Section 2

In each of the sentences given below a word is printed in bold. Below it four choices are given. Pick up the one which is most nearly the same in meaning as the word printer in bold and can replaces it without altering the meaning of the sentence.

1. 

It is very difficult to retain all that you hear in the class.

A. keep
B. recall
C. preserve
D. conserve

Answer: Option A

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2. 

The great artist life was full of vicissitudes.

A. sorrows
B. misfortunes
C. changes
D. surprises

Answer: Option C

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3. 

She has an insatiable love for music.

A. unsatisfiable
B. unchanging
C. irreconcilable
D. undesirable

Answer: Option A

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4. 

The great dancer impressed the appreciative crowd by his nimble movements.

A. Unrhythmic
B. lively
C. quickening
D. clear

Answer: Option C

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5. 

The visitor had a bohemian look.

A. hostile
B. unconventional
C. sinister
D. unfriendly

Answer: Option B

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6. 

The bullet wound proved to be fatal and the soldier died immediately.

A. grievous
B. dangerous
C. serious
D. deadly

Answer: Option D

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7. 

The attitude of Western countries towards the Third World Countries is rather callous to say the least.

A. passive
B. unkind
C. cursed
D. unfeeling

Answer: Option D

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