Synonyms

Abundant food was available for the soldiers in the mess.

  1. little
  2. plentiful
  3. delicious
  4. wholesome

The government’s new policies will come into force from the next fiscal year.

  1. calendar
  2. academic
  3. financial
  4. leap

He spends his money lavishly.

  1. hesitatingly
  2. generously
  3. foolishly
  4. carefully

The confusion on the interlocutor’s face was gratifying.

  1. government officer
  2. party worker
  3. dialogist
  4. revolutionary

Weather conditions have been improving over the past few days.

  1. mending
  2. amending
  3. becoming better
  4. advancing

The growth and development of the peasant movement was indissolubly linked with the national struggle for freedom.

  1. firmly
  2. vaguely
  3. individually
  4. steadily

A local court granted bail to the criminal on Thursday.

  1. confessed
  2. donated
  3. allowed
  4. yielded

The judge told that he would analyze the evidence and then deliver the verdict.

  1. liberate
  2. surrender
  3. transfer
  4. pronounce

In India, it has become easy to attack cultural artefacts these days.

  1. beckon
  2. assault
  3. belch
  4. appreciate

I do not want you to lead a life of sycophancy as you did during the foreign rule.

  1. admiration
  2. love
  3. appreciation
  4. flattery

He gave me a COUNTERFEIT coin.

  1. rare
  2. fake
  3. unmatured
  4. inferior

At the end of the marathon everybody was EXHAUSTED.

  1. weakened
  2. honoured
  3. satisfied
  4. tired

This is his MAIDEN appearance on the screen.

  1. first
  2. last
  3. girlish
  4. shy

The decision of the Union Government to REPEAL the Urban Land Ceiling Act has been welcomed by all.

  1. suppress
  2. amend
  3. cancel
  4. withhold

The experts’ MINUTE examination brought to light some important clues.

  1. quick
  2. detailed
  3. superficial
  4. prolonged

He is extremely METICULOUS in his approach.

  1. simple
  2. careful
  3. fair
  4. reasonable

We must adopt DRASTIC measures to control population growth.

  1. simple
  2. dramatic
  3. realistic
  4. severe

The police officer tried to INTIMIDATE the witness but in vain.

  1. inform
  2. reward
  3. frighten
  4. persuade

His candid opinions have won him many friends.

  1. kind
  2. courteous
  3. generous
  4. frank

Businessmen who lack acumen cannot be expected to be very successful.

  1. fairness
  2. sharpness
  3. boldness
  4. righteousness

The police fired indiscriminately at the crowd, killing many innocent women and children.

  1. continuously
  2. without distinguishing
  3. foolishly
  4. rapidly

Bad tendencies are to be countered by good ones until all that is evil disappears.

  1. Opposed
  2. balanced
  3. reduced
  4. bypassed

It is unwise to sever diplomatic relations with a neighbouring country over small matters.

  1. engage
  2. estrange
  3. cut off
  4. twist

He was EXHILARATED at the outcome of the election results.

  1. Overjoyed
  2. Disappointed
  3. Surprised
  4. Satisfied

Avaricious

  1. Jealous
  2. Angry
  3. Wicked
  4. Greedy

Ecstatic

  1. Bewildered
  2. Enraptured
  3. Illful
  4. Animated

Commensurate

  1. Measurable
  2. Beginning
  3. Appropriate
  4. Proportionate

Incredible

  1. Considerable
  2. Unsatisfactory
  3. Hard to believe
  4. Inconsistent

Harbinger

  1. Steward
  2. Forerunner
  3. Messenger
  4. Pilot

Knave

  1. Hero
  2. Signify
  3. Errant
  4. Dishonest Person

Jovial

  1. Quantity
  2. Gloomy
  3. Mirthful
  4. Stupid

Philanthropy

  1. Perjury
  2. Flaunting
  3. Generosity
  4. Perversity

Unabated

  1. Unexpected
  2. Unaltered
  3. Unparalleled
  4. Unsympathetic

Quip

  1. Silly
  2. Require
  3. Witticism
  4. Quash

She is a woman of STERLING qualities.

  1. interesting
  2. exciting
  3. irritating
  4. genuine

Ambiguous

  1. connivance
  2. wilful
  3. contrasting
  4. vague

Feline

  1. Cat-like
  2. Ferocious
  3. Feminine
  4. Ugly & Clumsy

Although the boys in his class were naughty, he never resorted to CORPORAL punishment.

  1. unjust
  2. physical
  3. general
  4. harsh

Devious

  1. Straight
  2. Short cut
  3. Difficult
  4. Winding

Inebriate

  1. Drunken
  2. Unsteady
  3. Stupefied
  4. Dreamy

Gratify

  1. Pacify
  2. Frank
  3. Appreciate
  4. Indulge

Lynch

  1. Kill
  2. Hang
  3. Shoot
  4. Madden

Nimble

  1. Quick
  2. Clumsy
  3. Frank
  4. Open

Obstinate

  1. Pensile
  2. Hidden
  3. Apparent
  4. Unyielding

Timid

  1. Fast
  2. Slow
  3. Shy
  4. Medium

Zany

  1. Thief
  2. Clown
  3. Magician
  4. Pet

Trivial

  1. Unimportant
  2. Unexpected
  3. Important
  4. Transparent

Voracious

  1. Truthful
  2. Funny
  3. Gluttonous
  4. Venturous

Scintillating

  1. Glittering
  2. Touching
  3. Smouldering
  4. Warming

Synopsis

  1. Index
  2. Puzzles
  3. Mixture
  4. Summary