Verbal Ability - Synonyms - Discussion

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


The great artist life was full of vicissitudes.

[A]. sorrows
[B]. misfortunes
[C]. changes
[D]. surprises

Answer: Option C


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Ramesh said: (Jul 20, 2011)  
Artist character changed by every time because he plays different roles in different movies.

Neha said: (Aug 25, 2011)  
It means a change, a complete change.

Ravi said: (Feb 12, 2014)  
Hi @Neha.

The correct meaning of the word is ups and downs in life.

A word with a lot of meaning in it, you cannot say just change.

Nitul said: (Aug 29, 2014)  
Vicissitude can also mean unpleasant changes, so misfortune can be the answer too.

Imran Ali said: (Oct 2, 2014)  
Misfortune means unpleasant situation, it is negative word, so change is correct answer.

Nishanth said: (Dec 9, 2014)  
Vicissitude means variation.

Luciano said: (Aug 19, 2018)  
Change is the correct answer. I agree with the given option.

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