Verbal Ability - Synonyms - Discussion

Discussion :: Synonyms - Section 2 (Q.No.30)

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.


Instead of putting up a united front against on common enemy, the medieval states frittered away their energy in internecine warfare.

[A]. mutually destructive
[B]. baneful
[C]. pernicious
[D]. detrimental

Answer: Option A


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Mahi said: (Jun 14, 2012)  
Pernicious means ?

Meena said: (Mar 22, 2013)  

Having a harmful effect, esp. In a gradual or subtle way.


Malign - noxious - baneful - harmful - pestilent - fatal.

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