Verbal Ability - Synonyms - Discussion

Discussion :: Synonyms - Section 2 (Q.No.23)

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.


Public figures should not indulge in mud-slinging.

[A]. caricatures
[B]. mockery
[C]. slander
[D]. quarrelling

Answer: Option C


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Avinash said: (Aug 16, 2011)  
Slander means saying untrue things.

Ajit Singh said: (Oct 2, 2011)  
Will any one tell the meaning of "caricatures" ?

Shubh said: (Jan 29, 2012)  
Caricatures means "a picture" or "description".

Arun said: (Jul 22, 2012)  
Synonyms for mud-slinging
defamation - denigration - slander - calumny

Snoniya said: (Jan 18, 2014)  
Caricatures - imitation of a person in which certain striking characteristics like cartoon.

Anant Jain said: (Sep 12, 2015)  
Slander is the right answer.

Kky said: (Sep 22, 2015)  
Mud-slinging as same meaning is sully.

Ddthapa said: (Feb 8, 2022)  
Mud-slinging mean?

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