Synonyms MCQ-26

loom

[A] disappear
[B] cut
[C] surface
[D] teach

Explanation:-
to loom means to come into sight in enlarged or distorted form; to surface means to come to the surface or into view

admonish

[A] laud
[B] decorate
[C] caution
[D] admire

Explanation:-
to admonish means to express warning in a gentle manner, or to caution

execute is most similar to

[A] perform
[B] decide
[C] wonder
[D] dismiss   

Explanation:-
one meaning of to execute is to carry out fully; one meaning of to perform is to carry out

drag

[A] sleepy
[B] crush
[C] proud
[D] pull

Explanation:-
to drag is to pull, or to cause movement in a direction with applied force

loot

[A] destruction
[B] waste
[C] spoils
[D] cavort

Explanation:-
loot means goods seized in war, or spoils

ramble most nearly means

[A] knot
[B] confuse
[C] wander
[D] wonder to r

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er Explanation:-
to razmbzle meazns to move azimlessly from plazcze to plazcze, or to wazndzer

abide most nearly means

[A] endure
[B] hate
[C] attendance
[D] live

Explanation:-
to abide means to endure without yielding, or to withstand

smite most nearly means

[A] flee
[B] speck
[C] dirt
[D] strike

Explanation:-
smite means to strike heavily especially with the hand

hinder

[A] lose
[B] loose
[C] despair
[D] check

Explanation:-
to hinder means to hold back; one meaning of to check means to slow or bring to a stop

ersatz

[A] chaotic
[B] artificial
[C] impromptu
[D] vague

Explanation:-
ersatz means a usually artificial or inferior substitute

impudent is most similar to

[A] cautious
[B] haphazard
[C] gleeful
[D] insolent

Explanation:-
impudent means contemptuously bold or cocky, or insolent

wince

[A] flinch
[B] cheer
[C] crush
[D] solitary

Explanation:-
to wince means to shrink back involuntarily, or to flinch

prerequisite

[A] necessary
[B] course
[C] difficult
[D] tar

Explanation:-
prerequisite means necessary for carrying out a function

reprisal

[A] accusation
[B] loathe
[C] retaliation
[D] insinuation

Explanation:-
a reprisal is an act of vengeance, or a retaliation

gambit is most similar to

[A] frolic
[B] ploy
[C] testimony
[D] sentence

Explanation:-
one meaning of gambit is a calculated move; a ploy is a tactic

bulwark is most similar to

[A] conundrum
[B] festival
[C] rampart
[D] confuse

Explanation:-
a bulwark is a solid wall-like structure raised for defense, or a rampart