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.

36. 

Traffic being what it is, it is lamentable that our roads are unable to take the load.

A. unpardonable
B. deplorable
C. inexcusable
D. terrible

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

37. 

A rupture in the relationship of two brothers is quite apparent.

A. break
B. damage
C. breach
D. gap

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

38. 

His visit to foreign countries brought about a sea-change in his outlook and his attitude to people.

A. complete change
B. partial change
C. favourable change
D. unfavourable change

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

39. 

Only those who are gullible take every advertisement seriously.

A. fallible
B. enthusiastic
C. unsuspecting
D. unrealistic

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

40. 

Whatever opinion he give is sane

A. rational
B. obscure
C. wild
D. arrogant

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

41. 

The recent acts of vandalism in the country cannot be ignored.

A. disturbance
B. ravage
C. provocation
D. violence

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

42. 

It took him a long time to come round after the operation.

A. recover
B. walk
C. move
D. eat

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.