Synonyms MCQ-53

discrete

(A) leave
(B) diminish
(C) squander
(D) distinct

Explanation:-
discrete means individually distinct

lissome

(A) slow
(B) honest
(C) supple
(D) dull

Explanation:-
lissome means supple or flexible

misprize

(A) despise
(B) devalue
(C) erroneous
(D) covet

Explanation:-
to misprize means to hold in contempt, or to despise

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

supervene

(A) intervene
(B) overreach
(C) displace
(D) follow

Explanation:-
to supervene means to follow as an unexpected development

exigent

(A) urgent
(B) treatise
(C) miser
(D) expedient

Explanation:-
exigent means demanding immediate attention, or urgent

fervid

(A) delightful
(B) difficult
(C) obstinate
(D) ardent

Explanation:-
fervid means ardent or passionate

ersatz

(A) chaotic
(B) artificial
(C) impromptu
(D) vague

Explanation:-
ersatz means a usually artificial or inferior substitute

redolent

(A) ubiquitous
(B) odorous
(C) shy
(D) bellicose

Explanation:-
redolent means aromatic or full of a specific scent, or odorous

turpitude

(A) lethargy
(B) honor
(C) belligerence
(D) depravity

Explanation:-
turpitude means wickedness, or depravity

propinquity

(A) habit
(B) nearness
(C) capacity
(D) tendency

Explanation:-
propinquity means nearness in place or time

vociferous

(A) numerous
(B) bountiful
(C) strident
(D) garrulous

Explanation:-
vociferous means loud and insistent, often in presentation of demands or requests; strident also means loud and insistent

delirious is most similar to

(A) manic
(B) calm
(C) tasty
(D) suspicious

Explanation:-
delirious means marked by frenzied excitement, or manic

infirm is most similar to

(A) hospital
(B) weak
(C) short
(D) fortitude

Explanation:-
infirm means feeble from age, or weak

lure is most similar to

(A) tickle
(B) decoy
(C) resist
(D) suspect

Explanation:-
a lure is used to attract animals into a trap, like a decoy

isolation is most similar to

(A) fear
(B) plentitude
(C) solitude
(D) disease

Explanation:-
isolation means the state of being alone or withdrawn, or solitude

lull is most similar to

(A) pause
(B) noise
(C) boring
(D) mark

Explanation:-
a lull is a temporary pause

outfit is most similar to

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

Explanation:-
to outfit means to supply or to furnish

omit is most similar to

(A) recluse
(B) neglect
(C) mistake
(D) destroy

Explanation:-
to omit means to leave out, to fail to perform, or to neglect

mutiny is most similar to

(A) rebellion
(B) currency
(C) sailor
(D) hassle

Explanation:-
resilient means capable of withstanding shock; flimsy means lacking in physical strength or substance

naive is most similar to

(A) rural
(B) secular
(C) unsophisticated
(D) sultry

Explanation:-
mutiny means resistance to lawful authority, or rebellion