Synonyms-71

English Language Synonyms IBPS,RRB,SBI POs,CWE,Bank Exams

aloof most nearly means

(A) above
(B) tidy
(C) clever
(D) reserved

Explanation:-
aloof means distant in feeling, or reserved

fetter most nearly means

(A) rancid
(B) praise
(C) hamper
(D) persist

Explanation:-
to fetter means to hamper, or to restrain

smite most nearly means

(A) flee
(B) speck
(C) dirt
(D) strike

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

imperial

(A) bratty
(B) oppressive
(C) regal
(D) beautiful

Explanation:-
imperial means befitting or suggesting an emperor; regal means befitting or suggesting a king

impugn

(A) imply
(B) fret
(C) assail
(D) recalcitrant

Explanation:-
to impugn means to attack verbally as false or lacking integrity; to assail means to attack

outfit is most similar to

(A) indoors
(B) strong
(C) special
(D) furnish

Explanation:-
to outfit means to supply or to furnish

castigate is most similar to

(A) neuter
(B) punish
(C) banish
(D) celebrate

Explanation:-
to castigate means to subject to severe punishment

scale

(A) climb
(B) sail
(C) swim
(D) skate

Explanation:-
one meaning of scale is to climb

supplant

(A) grow
(B) replace
(C) undo
(D) question

Explanation:-
to supplant means take the place of, or to replace

factious

(A) sham
(B) unreliable
(C) seditious
(D) argumentative

Explanation:-
factious means inclined to form factions; seditious means disposed to insurrection

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

soporific is most similar to

(A) juvenile
(B) drunken
(C) delightful
(D) hypnotic

Explanation:-
soporific means causing sleep; hypnotic means tending to produce sleep

hub

(A) counsel
(B) elder
(C) center
(D) extension

Explanation:-
a hub is a center of activity

apologist

(A) liar
(B) defender
(C) failure
(D) admirer

Explanation:-
an apologist is a person who writes or speaks in defense of a cause, or a defender

apothegm

(A) medicine
(B) adage
(C) speculation
(D) resistance

Explanation:-
an apothegm is a short, pithy saying; an adage is a saying that embodies a common observation

contrite is most similar to

(A) brief
(B) malicious
(C) banal
(D) rueful

Explanation:-
contrite means penitent for sin or failing; rueful means regretful

kin

(A) exult
(B) twist
(C) friend
(D) relative

Explanation:-
kin means people with common ancestors, or relatives

distort

(A) wrong
(B) evil
(C) deform
(D) harm

Explanation:-
to distort means to twist out of a normal state, or to deform

sacrosanct

(A) prayer
(B) sanctuary
(C) pious
(D) sacred

Explanation:-
sacrosanct means the most sacred, or holy

resolve most nearly means

(A) turn
(B) puzzle
(C) decide
(D) want

Explanation:-
one meaning of resolve is to decide, often to stop from doing something