Choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word : Exercise – 10

Directions (1-21) : In the following questions out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

1. Logical

(1) Responsive
(2) Rational
(3) Educated
(4) Improper

2. Delusion

(1) Illumination
(2) Illusion
(3) Ascension
(4) Reality

3. Mastery

(1) Mystery
(2) Weighty
(3) Authority
(4) Weakness

4. Temerity

(1) Verity
(2) Audacity
(3) Simplicity
(4) Paucity

5. Wily

(1) Wise
(2) Stupid
(3) Cunning
(4) Angry

Answers 1 to 5

1. (2) 2. (2) 3. (3) 4. (2) 5. (3)


6. Anguished

(1) sorrowful
(2) doubtful
(3) respectful
(4) joyful

7. Pretend

(1) guess
(2) suspect
(3) think
(4) feign

8. Impetuous

(1) Impious
(2) Impressive
(3) Hasty
(4) Disturbing

9. Evade

(1) Vacate
(2) Cheat
(3) Pretend
(4) Avoid

10. Admonition

(1) Admission
(2) Hindrance
(3) Reason
(4) Warning

Answers 6 to 10

6. (1) 7. (4) 8. (3) 9. (4) 10. (4)


11. Thrifty

(1) Greedy
(2) Extravagant
(3) Economical
(4) Compassionate

12. Wander

(1) Ride
(2) Desire
(3) Roam
(4) Treat

13. Taciturn

(1) Gloomy
(2) Sarcastic
(3) Upset
(4) Silent

14. Fury

(1) Shout
(2) Scold
(3) Frown
(4) Anger

15. Transient

(1) Permanent
(2) Uncertain
(3) Provisional
(4) Transitory

Answers 11 to 15

11. (3) 12. (3) 13. (4) 14. (4) 15. (4)


16. Plump

(1) Tall
(2) Fat
(3) Lean
(4) Skinny

17. Valiant

(1) Courageous
(2) Quarrelsome
(3) Cheerful
(4) Repulsive

18. Flung

(1) Threw
(2) Caught
(3) Cast
(4) Spat

19. Encountered

(1) Faced
(2) Solved
(3) Entered
(4) Entertained

20. Redeem

(1) Punish
(2) Save
(3) Forget
(4) Forgive

21. CREDIBLE

(1) Charming
(2) Serious
(3) Believable
(4) Worthy

Answers 16 to 20

16. (2) 17. (1) 18. (1) 19. (1) 20. (2) 21. (3)


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