Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword
Like this
233Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Antonym and More Analogy-GRE Bible Book

Antonym and More Analogy-GRE Bible Book

Ratings:

4.76

(33)
|Views: 69,272|Likes:
Published by anon-277147

More info:

Published by: anon-277147 on Sep 14, 2007
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

05/08/2014

pdf

text

original

 
PRECARIOUS:A. VulnerableB. PerilousC. DependableD. EcclesiasticE. PreplannedThe best answer is C
Precarious
means uncertain, unsafe, while
 Dependable
is the antonym.
Vulnerable
means not protected.
Perilous
means dangerous and is more of asynonym.
 Ecclesiastic
means a priest.
Preplanned 
in not an antonym of unsafe.PREDILECTION:A.
 
DisinclinationB.
 
PredispositionC.
 
PlightD.
 
ImpetuousnessE.
 
AugmentationThe best answer is A.
Predilection
means special liking, mental preference,
 Disinclination
is the antonym.
Predisposition
is a synonym.
Plight 
means misfortune.
 Impetuousness
means hastiness.
 Augmentation
means growth.ABJURE:A. Uphold– rightB. Brook C. SteadfastD. RecantationE. Abrogation
 Abjure
means deny, while
Uphold 
is the antonym.
 Brook 
means to endure, which is second best here.
Steadfast 
means steady.
 Recantation
means denial and could be used as afar synonym.
 Abrogation
means termination and is no antonym.METICULUOS:A. PainstakingB. NegligentC. AcarpousD. CastigationE. FracasThe best answer is B.
 Meticulous
is precise or 
Painstaking
.
 Negligent 
is an antonym.
 Acarpous
means worn out.
Castigation
means severe punishment.
Fracas
is a noisy quarrel.GUILE:A.
 
FraudulenceB.
 
ImpertinentC.
 
MiscreantD.
 
VeracityE.
 
PalatialThe best answer is D.
Guile
means deceit,
Veracity
is the antonym.
Fraudulence
is a synonym.
 Impertinent 
is given to insolent rudeness
 Miscreant 
means a villain.
Palatial
is magnificent.VITIATE:A.
 
TemperanceB.
 
SurfeitC.
 
PositD.
 
ItinerateE.
 
ReinforceThe best answer is E.
Vitiate
means to weaken or to dilute. To
reinforce
is the antonym.
Temperance
means self-control.
Surfeit 
means to satiate.
Posit 
means to suggest.
 Itinerate
means to travel from place to place.LAMENTABLE:A.
 
InculcatedB.
 
LibertineC.
 
Felicitous – rightD.
 
DeplorableE.
 
HeinousThe best answer is C.
 
 Lamentable
means grievous and unfortunate.
Felicitous
means happy or fortunate and istherefore the antonym.
 Inculcated 
means something fixed by repetitions.
 Libertine
means an immoral person.
 Deplorable
means lamentable and is a synonym.
 Heinous
means hated.GLUT:A.
 
GormandizeB.
 
FrugalC.
 
MollifyD.
 
UndersupplyE.
 
PiousThe best answer is D.To
glut 
is to over supply, to overfeed.
Undersupply
is the antonym
Gormandize
is a synonym.
Frugal
means careful, economical.
 Mollify
means to calm or make quiet.
Pious
means devoted to his parents.QUERULOUS:PeevishComplacentPrecariousIrrevocableAltercateThe best answer is B.
Querulous
is someone that complains a lot.
Complacent 
means agreeable and is the antonym.
Peevish
is a synonym.
Precarious
means risky, dangerous.
 Irrevocable
means final.
 Altercate
means to dispute angrily.DIFFIDENCE:AudaciousnessCornucopiaExtemporeHubrisLustrousThe best answer is A.
 Diffidence
means shyness.
 Audaciousness
 means boldness and is the antonym.
Cornucopia
means an abundant supply.
 Extempore
means without previous thought or  preparation.
 Hubris
means arrogant pride.
 Lustrous
means polished.LICENTIOUS:A.
 
ScrupulousB.
 
LionizedC.
 
IconoclastD.
 
FancifulE.
 
DubiousThe best answer is A.
 Licentious
means amoral lawless, while itsantonym,
scrupulous
, means moral and lawabiding.
 Lionized 
means treated as a famous person.
 Iconoclast 
means a person who attacks popular  beliefs.
Fanciful
means imaginary.
 Dubious
is a person feeling doubt.EQUIVOCAL:A.
 
EquipoiseB.
 
Foolproof C.
 
MoroseD.
 
PetrousE.
 
ExplicitThe best answer is E.
 Equivocal
means having a double or unclear meaning. While
 Explicit 
, the antonym means being clear and unambiguous.
Foolproof 
means unable to fail or err.
 Morose
means unsocial.
Petrous
means hard, stony.
 Equipoise
means an equal distribution of weight.PHILISTINE:A.
 
MercurialB.
 
HighbrowC.
 
BourgeoisD.
 
LuminaryE.
 
Halcyon
 
 The best answer is E.
Philistine
means a barbarian, a savage.
 Highbrow
 is the antonym – a cultural person.
 Mercurial
means quick, fleeting.
 Bourgeois
is a synonym.
 Luminary
is a light-giving object.
 Halcyon
means calm and peaceful, second besthere but not precise enough.FINICKY:A.
 
 NigglingB.
 
EschewC.
 
IngressD.
 
MinatoryE.
 
SlovenlyThe best answer is E.
Finicky
means over particular, over precise.
Slovenly
is the antonym and means negligent.
 Niggling
is a synonym.
 Eschew
means to avoid.
 Ingress
is the art of entrance.
 Minatory
means threatening.OCCLUDED:A.
 
CongestedB.
 
 NugatoryC.
 
Unclogged – rightD.
 
PerfidiousE.
 
ServileThe best answer is C.
Occluded 
means blocked up.
Unclogged 
in theantonym and means open.
Congested 
is a synonym.
 Nugatory
means worthless.
Perfidious
means done as a duty, without care.
Servile
means lacking independence, slave like.VERDANT:A.
 
SeminalB.
 
LuxuriantC.
 
 NexusD.
 
AutumnalE.
 
InsipidThe best answer is D.
Verdant 
means fresh and green.
 Autumnal
is theantonym and means dying.
Seminal
is originative.
 Luxuriant 
is a synonym.
 Nexus
means a link, a connection.
 Insipid 
is tasteless.PRECLUD:A.
 
FacilitateB.
 
MiscreantC.
 
InimicalD.
 
FledgedE.
 
EvinceThe best answer is A.
Preclude
means to prevent, stop.
Facilitate
 means make easy, enable, and is the antonym.
 Miscreant 
means a villain.
 Inimical
is harmful or toxic.
Fledged 
means able to fly has all of his feathers(a chick).
 Evince
means to show clearly.DIVULGE:A.
 
InterdictB.
 
ObloquyC.
 
Conceal-rightD.
 
RelapseE.
 
SubjugateThe best answer is C.
 Divulge
means disclose, reveal a secret.
Conceal
means to hide that secret and is theantonym.
 Interdict 
means to forbid or prohibit.
Obloquy
means sharp criticism.
 Relapse
means to fall back again.
Subjugate
means to concur.TEETOTALER:A.
 
SordidB.
 
DipsomaniacC.
 
Abstainer D.
 
StymieE.
 
MultifariousThe best answer is B.

Activity (233)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 hundred reads
1 thousand reads
telecom_numl8233 liked this
refisa liked this
ap10 liked this
Gourav Lal liked this
Gourav Lal liked this
ABDUL RAUF liked this
Victor Banerjee liked this
diputhe diya liked this

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->