Verbal Ability - Synonyms - Discussion

Discussion :: Synonyms - Section 1 (Q.No.9)

In the following the questions choose the word which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

9. 

DISTANT

[A]. Far
[B]. Removed
[C]. Reserved
[D]. Separate

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Abhi said: (Dec 4, 2010)  
Distant means distance.

For example: Temple is so far.

Morgan said: (Jan 3, 2011)  
Distance means with some distance our college situated like that distant means far.

Sundar said: (Jan 12, 2011)  
Distant: Far away in space or time.

Neema said: (Feb 17, 2011)  
Reserved means book, hold, set aside.

Jitendra Trievdia said: (Jun 13, 2011)  
Distant means something far from your position like distant education (e education).

Hardeep said: (Jan 7, 2012)  
Distant words we use for thoes places which are more away from us, and other words like separate we use for short distane. So that distant means far.

Nitish said: (Feb 2, 2013)  
Distant: Distant means something which is very far.

i.e- I am unable to watch Distant object due to Myopia (A defect in eye).

Shelly said: (Apr 27, 2013)  
Why not removed ?

Like when we say a distant cousin we may mean a cousin say twice removed.

Or when we say the administration of being too removed from the realities of the state we actually mean the administration is too distant.

Priyanka said: (Aug 5, 2013)  
Removed and far bot are synonyms of distant.

Ankit.W. said: (Sep 24, 2013)  
Distant=Separated by space.

Separate, wide apart, farther, further, far away, at a distance, abroad, scattered, far-flung, dispersed, diffuse, different, sparse, sparely sown, transatlantic, transpacific, transmarine, ultramarine, ultramontane, antipodal, excentric, asunder; see also separated.

Varun said: (Aug 30, 2014)  
Why not separated?

Shankar said: (Sep 11, 2014)  
Why can't removed and separate it also gives same meaning?

Shilohu said: (Sep 13, 2014)  
Hey why can't it be removed and separated?

Because we have heard something like "that dress seems to be distant when compares to other dresses, because it is fade off".

Francizy said: (Sep 16, 2014)  
I feel distant has far and removed as its synonym. They are both right. Separated can also be right, depending not the sentence or phrase.

Aryan P said: (Dec 6, 2014)  
1. Far away in space or time.

2. (of a person) not intimate; cool or reserved.

Sourabh Shastri said: (Aug 10, 2015)  
It is located at a remote distance.

Himanshu said: (Jun 10, 2016)  
Reserved are also the synonyms of distant.

Neha said: (Jul 6, 2016)  
Far is closer to distant so, far is the right answer.

Sidz said: (Oct 26, 2016)  
I hope following help you guys:

Far = at, to, or by a great distance (used to indicate the extent to which one thing is distant from another).

Removed = take (something) away or off from the position occupied.

Reserved = slow to reveal emotion or opinions.

Separate = forming or viewed as a unit apart or by itself.

Asad said: (Oct 25, 2017)  
Far is the right answer. I agree.

Belal said: (Jun 4, 2018)  
Distance means a place between two fixed place.

Rashed said: (Feb 4, 2019)  
Distant is an adjective.

It's noun form is distance.

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