Verbal Ability - Synonyms - Discussion

Discussion :: Synonyms - Section 2 (Q.No.6)

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.


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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Rachit said: (Feb 11, 2011)  
Fatility attack means deadly attack so fatal is related to deadly.

Chandu said: (Aug 8, 2013)  
What is meaning of grievous?

Sreenu said: (Jan 17, 2014)  
Please provide the each meaning of the word.

Foysal said: (Jun 18, 2014)  
Why the option C is incorrect?

Sumy said: (Nov 20, 2014)  
Deadly means something stronger.

Ammu Ezhil said: (Feb 24, 2015)  
Actually, grievous means very severe or serious. So I think answer will be "The bullet wound proved to be fatal (severe) and the soldier died immediately".

Nitesh Vatsa said: (Jan 24, 2016)  
Fatal :.

Disastrous, devastating, ruinous, catastrophic, calamitous, cataclysmic, destructive, grievous, dire, crippling, crushing, injurious, harmful, costly; literary direful.

Guru Narendra said: (Jul 1, 2016)  
Grievous also synonym of fatal but from the sentence deadly is most suitable as compared to grievous.

Miren Doshi said: (Jun 22, 2017)  
Fatal means leading to death, so deadly.

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