JET EXAM SAMPLE Question Paper

Important Synonyms Quiz With Meaning and Example

  1. NEBULOUS

(1) Tiny
(2) Vague
(3) Insignificant
(4) Inadequate 
Answer:  (2) 
Meaning: If you describe something as nebulous, you mean that it is vague and not clearly defined or not easy to describe. 
Example: Music is such a nebulous thin

  1. WRATH

(1) Jealousy

(2) Hatred

(3) Anger
(4) Violence 
Answer: (3): 
Meaning: Wrath means the same as anger. 
Example: He incurred the wrath of the authorities in speaking out against government injustices.

  1. ABANDON

(1) Abscond
(2) Discontinue

(3) Neglect

(4) Condense

Answer: (2): 
Meaning: If you abandon an activity or piece of work, you stop doing it before it is finished. 
Example: The authorities have abandoned any attempt to distribute food.

  1. BASHFUL

(1)Vigilant

(2) Confident

(3) Shy

(4) Hopeful 
Answer: (3): 
Meaning: Someone who is bashful is shy and easily embarrassed. 
Example: He seemed bashful and awkward. 

  1. GARNER

(1) Distribute
(2) Decorate
(3) Preserve
(4) Collect 

Answer: (4):  

Meaning: If someone has garnered something useful or valuable, they have gained it or collected it.  Example: He has garnered extensive support for his proposals.

  1. EAGER

(1) Clever
(2) Enthusiastic

(3)Curious
(4) Devoted 

Answer: (3)

Meaning: If you are eager to do or have something, you want to do or have it very much.
Example: Robert was eager to talk about life in the army.’

  1. PLACID
    (1) Clear
    (2) Calm
    (3) Enjoyable
    (4) Dull

Answer: (2)

Meaning: A placid person or animal is calm and does not easily become excited, angry, or upset.

Example: She was a placid child who rarely cried.

 

  1. COMMEMORATE
    (1) Boast
    (2) Remember
    (3) Manipulate
    (4) Harmonies

Answer: (2)

Meaning: To commemorate an important event or person means to remember them by means of a special

action, ceremony, or specially- created object.

Example: One room contained a gallery of paintings commemorating great moments in baseball.

 

  1. DEIFY
    (1) Face
    (2) Worship
    (3) Flatter
    (4) Challenge

Answer: (2)

Meaning: If someone is deified, they are considered to be a god or are regarded with very great respect.

Example: Valentino was virtually deified by legions of females fans.

  1. AMENITIES
    (1)Pageantries
    (2) Privileges
    (3) Facilities
    (4) Courtesies  
    Answer: (2)

Meaning: Amenities are things such as shopping centres or sports facilities that are provided for people’s convenience, enjoyment, or comfort.

Example: The hotel amenities include health clubs, conference facilities, and banqueting rooms.

 

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