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.

22. 

The soldier displayed exceptional courage and saved Major from the enemy's hand.

A. avoidable
B. unusual
C. strange
D. abnormal

Answer: Option B

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23. 

Public figures should not indulge in mud-slinging.

A. caricatures
B. mockery
C. slander
D. quarrelling

Answer: Option C

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24. 

The notice said that the meeting would begin precisely at 9.30 AM.

A. approximately
B. exactly
C. accurately
D. concisely

Answer: Option B

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25. 

That the plan is both inhuman and preposterous needs no further proof.

A. heartless
B. impractical
C. absurd
D. abnormal

Answer: Option C

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26. 

The prisoner has been languishing in the jail for the last many years.

A. convicted
B. suffering
C. attempting
D. avoiding

Answer: Option B

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27. 

As the driver was inebriated he could not control the car.

A. inexperienced
B. tired
C. befuddled
D. intoxicated

Answer: Option D

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28. 

When the police questioned him, he gave very incoherent answer at first.

A. irrational
B. inconsistent
C. irrelevant
D. irritating

Answer: Option B

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