Synonyms and Antonyms : List of English Words for Banking, SSC Exams

Synonyms and AntonymsSynonyms and Antonyms for Banking, SSC Exams

The English section is an important segment of most banking and SSC exams. One of the most relevant and popular topics from which questions is asked is Synonyms and Antonyms in this segment. We have compiled a List of Synonyms and Antonyms that you must know and practice that will assist you in this English section for bank and government examinations.

Words that have different spellings but have the same meanings are synonyms. There are synonyms in English as in all the other languages. If for each of the words, an aspirant learns its synonyms; their vocabulary is bound to increase. We develop a better vocabulary about the language we are studying, and our language skills improve.

In short, a word or phrase with a meaning that is the same as or very similar to another word or phrase is called Synonyms. Eg. “Happy” is the synonym of “Glad”

Questions from the Synonyms topic are frequently asked in SSC / Banking exams either directly or from the Reading Comprehension passages thus making it an important topic. In this article, we are providing you with a list of questions where you have to correctly identify the synonyms of the words given in bold.

Eg:       Word                   Meaning                                Synonym

  • Paragon                 a perfect example              Apotheosis, Exemplar
  • Aficionado            Fan                                         Devotee, Fanatic
  • Modicum              very less                                  Drop, Little
  • Cajole                   to flatter                                 Entice, Tantalize
  • Assiduous              hard-working                        Diligent, Laborious
  • Facile                    effortless                                Hasty

 

Directions for questions (1 to 30):- Choose the word which is most nearly the SAME in meaning to the word written in bold:-

 

Q1. STABLE

(1) Uniform

(2) Fluctuating

(3) Permanent

(4) Unwavering

 

Q2. EXPLICIT

(1) Clean

(2) Implied

(3) Obvious

(4) Specifically

 

Q3. ADVOCATES

(1) Lawyers

(2) Experts

(3) Recommends

(4) Loyalists

 

Q4. MANAGED

(1) Performed

(2) Misappropriate

(3) Trained

(4) Organised

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Q5. PRETENSIONS

(1) Claims

(2) Access

(3) Apathy

(4) Lassitude

 

Q6. SUBTLE

(1) Innocent

(2) Elusive

(3) Dangerous

(4) Retreated

 

Q7. FAKE

(1) Original

(2) Imitation

(3) Trustworthy

(4) Loyal

 

Q8. INFAMY

(1) Dishonour

(2) Glory

(3) Integrity

(4) Reputation

 

Q9. REPEAL

(1) Sanction

(2) Hindrance

(3) Pass

(4) Cancel

 

Q10. EMBEZZLE

(1) Misappropriate

(2) Balance

(3) Remunerate

(4) Clear

 

Q11. CORPULENT

(1) Lean

(2) Tedious

(3) Emaciated

(4) Obese

 

Q12. AUGUST

(1) Common

(2) Ridiculous

(3) Dignified

(4) Petty

 

Q13. LAUNCH

(1) Review

(2) Begin

(3) Propel

(4) Push

 

Q14. RELIED

(1) Emphasised

(2) Depended

(3) Convinced

(4) Followed

 

Q15. OBTAINED

(1) Combined

(2) Procured

(3) Acquired

(4) Followed

 

Q16. GARNISH

(1) Paint

(2) Garner

(3) Adorn

(4) Abuse

 

Q17. FRUGALITY

(1) Foolishness

(2) Extremity

(3) Enthusiasm

(4) Sparing

 

Q18. FORAY

(1) Incursion

(2) Contest

(3) Indecisive

(4) Intuition

 

Q19. GARRULITY

(1) Credulity

(2) Senility

(3) Loquaciousness

(4) Flattery

 

Q20. FURORE

(1) Excitement

(2) Worry

(3) Dull

(4) Monotonous

 

Q21. THRILLED

(1) Tedious

(2) Monotonous

(3) Delight

(4) Dull

 

Q22. WHEEDLE

(1) Emaciated

(2) Flattery

(3) Purge

(4) Scant

 

Q23. CORPULENT

(1) Lean

(2) Gaunt

(3) Emaciated

(4) Obese

 

Q24. BEATITUDE

(1) Accursed

(2) Cleansed

(3) Retreated

(4) Blessed

 

Q25. EMBEZZLE

(1) Misappropriate

(2) Balance

(3) Remunerate

(4) Clear

 

Q26. RESTRAINT

(1) Hindrance

(2) Repression

(3) Obstacle

(4) Restriction

 

Q27. DESTITUTION

(1) Humility

(2) Moderation

(3) Poverty

(4) Beggary

 

Q28. TWADDLE

(1) Smart

(2) Indecisive

(3) Obscene

(4) Waffle

 

Q29. ENNUI

(1) Lassitude

(2) Confront

(3) Enthuse

(4) Entrap

 

Q30. TEPID

(1) Hot

(2) Warm

(3) Cold

(4) Boiling

 

Sol: 1-30

  1. (4)
  2. (4)
  3. (3)
  4. (4)
  5. (1)
  6. (2)
  7. (2)
  8. (1)
  9. (4)
  10. (1)
  11. (4)
  12. (3)
  13. (2)
  14. (2)
  15. (2)
  16. (3)
  17. (4)
  18. (1)
  19. (3)
  20. (1)
  21. (3)
  22. (2)
  23. (4)
  24. (4)
  25. (1)
  26. (4)
  27. (3)
  28. (4)
  29. (1)
  30. (2)

 

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Antonyms

A word/phrase is an antonym that means the opposite of another word or phrase.

  • Eg: “Rich” is an antonym of “Poor”
  • “Full” is an antonym of “Empty”
  • “Busy” is an antonym of “Relaxed”
  • “Artificial” is an antonym of “Natural”

Questions from the Antonyms topic are frequently asked in SSC / Banking exams either directly or from the Reading Comprehension passages thus making it an important topic. In this article, we are providing you with a list of questions where you have to correctly identify the antonyms of the words given in bold.

 

WordAntonym
AffluenceIndigence
StiffFlexible
RevealedConcealed
IntelligentDull
AssetLiability
SuperfluousRelevant
EncourageDiscourage
PreliminaryFinal
StationaryMobile
SyntheticNatural
SuppressEncourage
LoquaciousReticent
HonoraryPaid
ZenithNadir
HostilityFriendliness
ExtravaganceEconomical
FreshStale
MortalImmortal
RelinquishPosses
GregariousAntisocial
ShrinkExpand
ProgressiveRegressive
VindictiveForgiving
AmbiguousClarity
DisparagePraise

 

Directions for questions (1 to 20):- Choose the word which is MOST OPPOSITE in meaning to the word written in bold:-

 

Q1. Indigenous

(1) Local

(2) Domestic

(3) Abroad

(4) Foreign

(5) Exported

 

Q2. Dominance

(1) Aggression

(2) Submission

(3) Assertion

(4) Ignorance

(5) Lethargy

 

Q3. Stiff

(1) Stubborn

(2) Indelible

(3) Tense

(4) Yielding

(5) Soapy

 

Q4. Gloomy

(1) Bleak

(2) Dismal

(3) Dull

(4) Murky

(5) Bright

 

Q5. Spurring

(1) Discouraging

(2) Stimulating

(3) Sparking

(4) Driving

(5) Inciting

 

Q6. Fired

(1) Devoid

(2) Enkindled

(3) Ablaze

(4) Heated

(5) Burnt

 

Q7. Coaxed

(1) Cajoled

(2) Not cared

(3) Hooked

(4) Plagued

(5) Induced

 

Q8. Reluctant

(1) True

(2) Clever

(3) Averse

(4) Hesitant

(5) Keen

 

Q9. Skilfully

(1) Angrily

(2) Haphazardly

(3) Highly

(4) Cheaply

(5) Deftly

 

Q10. Noteworthy

(1) Unnoticed

(2) Insignificant

(3) Indefinite

(4) Remarkable

(5) Obsolete

 

Q11. Transparent

(1) Reputed

(2) Opaque

(3) Defective

(4) Corrupt

(5) Thick

 

Q12. Vital

(1) Dead

(2) Unimportant

(3) Lead

(4) Outer

(5) Peripheral

 

Q13.Paucity

(1) Want

(2) Richness

(3) Presence

(4) Scarcity

(5) Surplus

 

Q14. Condensed

(1) Concentrated

(2) Envigoured

(3) Expanded

(4) Lengthened

(5) Inexplicable

 

Q15. Crucial

(1) Trivial

(2) Critical

(3) Significant

(4) Marvellous

(5) Conspicuous

 

Q16. Solvency

(1) Destitution

(2) Deprivation

(3) Impotency

(4) Financial competence

(5) Richness

 

Q17. Puny

(1) Trivial

(2) Strong

(3) Inferior

(4) Tiny

(5) Inconsequential

 

Q18. Factual

(1) Actual

(2) Idealistic

(3) Unrealistic

(4) Verbal

(5) Conventional

 

Q19. Vituperative

(1) Joyous

(2) Laudatory

(3) Critical

(4) Virtuous

(5) Assiduous

 

Q20. Smug

(1) Satisfied

(2) Dissatisfied

(3) Serious

(4) Delighted

(5) Coax

 

A: 1-20

  1. (4)
  2. (2)
  3. (4)
  4. (5)
  5. (1)
  6. (1)
  7. (2)
  8. (5)
  9. (2)
  10. (2)
  11. (2)
  12. (5)
  13. (5)
  14. (3)
  15. (1)
  16. (1)
  17. (2)
  18. (3)
  19. (2)
  20. (2)

 

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