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Choose from the options the word most similar in meaning to the given one: Dramatic striking insignificant calm tedious
asked Jun 7 in Verbal Ability gatecse 161 views
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Choose from the options the word most similar in meaning to the given one: Impulsive impetuous cautious cavernous impressive
asked Jun 7 in Verbal Ability gatecse 134 views
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There was no doubt that their work was through. Which of the words below is closest in meaning to the underlined word above? pretty complete sloppy haphazard
asked May 18, 2019 in Verbal Ability Lakshman Patel RJIT 226 views
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Which of the following options is the closest in meaning to the word below$:$ Ephemeral effeminate ghostlike soft short-lived
asked May 14, 2019 in Verbal Ability Lakshman Patel RJIT 208 views
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Which of the following options is the closest in meaning to the word below$:$ Exhort urge condemn restrain scold
asked May 13, 2019 in Verbal Ability Lakshman Patel RJIT 192 views
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"The increasing interest in tribal characters might be a mere coincidence, but the timing is of interest. None of this, though, is to say that the tribal hero has arrived in Hindi cinema, or that the new crop of characters represents the acceptance of the tribal ... does the word 'arrived' mean in the paragraph above? reached a terminus came to a conclusion attained a status went to a place
asked Feb 14, 2019 in Verbal Ability Arjun 281 views
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"He found a $\underline{lucrative}$ assignment." Which of the following words is nearly same in the meaning as that of the underlined word? Good Profitable Excellent Significant'
asked Dec 27, 2018 in Verbal Ability Ruturaj Mohanty 162 views
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The ninth and the tenth of this month are Monday and Tuesday________. figuratively retrospectively respectively rightfully
asked Nov 23, 2017 in Verbal Ability admin 138 views
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If you are looking for a history of India, or for an account of the rise and fall of the British Raj, or for all reason of the cleaving of the subcontinent into two mutually antagonistic parts and the effects this mutilation will have in ... needed for impartial recording of these matters . Here, the word antagonistic' is closest in meaning to, Impartial Argumentative Separated Hostile
asked Nov 17, 2017 in Verbal Ability admin 147 views
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Choose the option with words that are not synonyms. aversion, dislike luminous, radiant plunder, loot yielding, resistant
asked Feb 14, 2017 in Verbal Ability Arjun 2.3k views
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The Buddha said, "Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burnt." Select the word below which is closest in meaning to the word underlined above. Burning Igniting Clutching Flinging
asked Jan 25, 2017 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 611 views
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Choose the statement(s) where the underlined word is used correctly: A prone is a dried plum. He was lying prone on the floor. People who eat a lot of fat are prone to heart disease. (i) and (iii) only (iii) only (i) and (ii) only (ii) and (iii) only
asked Jan 20, 2017 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 672 views
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The policeman asked the victim of a theft, "What did you ___ ?" Loose Lose Loss Louse
asked Jan 19, 2017 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 1.2k views
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While receiving the award, the scientist said, "I feel vindicated". Which of the following is closest in meaning to the word 'vindicated'? Punished Substantiated Appreciated Chastened
asked Mar 17, 2016 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 611 views
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After the discussion, Tom said to me, 'Please revert!'. He expects me to __________. Retract Get back to him Move in reverse Retreat
asked Mar 17, 2016 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 858 views
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Which of the following options is the closest in meaning to the word underlined in the sentence below? In a democracy, everybody has the freedom to disagree with the government. Dissent Descent Decent Decadent
asked Mar 17, 2016 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 482 views
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Which one of the following options is the closest in meaning to the word given below? Latitude Eligibility Freedom Coercion Meticulousness
asked Feb 16, 2016 in Verbal Ability Akash Kanase 686 views
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Which one of the following options is the closest in meaning to the word given below? Pacify Excite Soothe Deplete Tire
asked Feb 16, 2016 in Verbal Ability Akash Kanase 334 views
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The word similar in meaning to ‘dreary’ is cheerful dreamy hard dismal
asked Feb 15, 2016 in Verbal Ability Akash Kanase 472 views
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Which word is not a synonym for the word vernacular? regional indigenous indigent colloquial
asked Feb 15, 2016 in Verbal Ability Akash Kanase 426 views
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Choose the statement where underlined word is used correctly. The minister insured the victims that everything would be all right. He ensured that the company will not have to bear any loss. The actor got himself ensured against any accident. The teacher insured students of good results.
asked Feb 15, 2016 in Verbal Ability Akash Kanase 359 views
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Choose the statement where underlined word is used correctly. When the teacher eludes to different authors, he is being elusive. When the thief keeps eluding the police, he is being elusive. Matters that are difficult to understand, identify or remember are allusive. Mirages can be allusive, but a better way to express them is illusory.
asked Feb 15, 2016 in Verbal Ability Akash Kanase 910 views
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A rewording of something written or spoken is a __________. paraphrase paradox paradigm paraffin
asked Feb 12, 2016 in Verbal Ability Sandeep Singh 1.5k views
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Nobody knows how the Indian cricket team is going to cope with the difficult and seamer-friendly wickets in Australia. Choose the option which is closest in meaning to the underlined phrase in the above sentence. Put up with. Put in with. Put down to. Put up against.
asked Feb 12, 2016 in Verbal Ability Akash Kanase 2k views
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Find the odd one in the following group of words. mock, deride, praise, jeer Mock Deride Praise Jeer
asked Feb 12, 2016 in Verbal Ability Akash Kanase 1.2k views
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