Exercise 1

Instructions to Solve
In the following questions choose the word which is the exact OPPOSITE of the given words.

Question 11 :

FLAGITIOUS


A). Innocent
B). Vapid
C). Ignorant
D). Frivolous
Answer : Option A

Question 12 :

BELITTLE


A). Criticize
B). Flatter
C). Exaggerate
D). Adore
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

Main Entry: belittle

Part of Speech: verb

Definition: detract

Synonyms: bad-mouth, blister, criticize, cut down to size, cut to the quick, decry, deprecate, depreciate, deride, derogate, diminish, discount, discredit, disparage, dispraise, downgrade, downplay, dump on, knock*, lower, minimize, pan, pooh pooh, poor mouth, put down, rip*, roast, run down, scoff at, scorch*, scorn, shoot down, shoot full of holes, slam*, smear, sneer at, sour grapes, squash, squelch, take a swipe at, take down, take down a peg, tear down, underestimate, underrate, undervalue, write off.

Antonyms: build up, exaggerate, praise, value


Question 13 :

STARTLED


A). Amused
B). Relaxed
C). Endless
D). Astonished
Answer : Option B

Question 14 :

BUSY


A). Occupied
B). Engrossed
C). Relaxed
D). Engaged
Answer : Option C

Question 15 :

FRESH


A). Faulty
B). Sluggish
C). Disgraceful
D). Stale
Answer : Option D