(Quiz) GRE | Antonym Practice Questions

GRE | Antonym Practice Questions

Directions : In the following exercises each question consists of a bold word in capital letters followed by four or five options. Select the option that is most nearly opposite in meaning to the bold word in capital letters.

1. FINESSE
(a) Atrocity
(b) Weakness
(c) Tact
(d) Clumsiness

2. SMOTHER
(a) Repress
(b) Cheer
(c) Nurture
(d) Irritate

3. PROPENSITY
(a) Disinclination
(b) Forecast
(c) Stagnation
(d) Restlessness

4. SCANTY
(a) Arrogant
(b) Plentiful
(c) Painful
(d) Handsome

5. THWART
(a) Encourage
(b) Obstruct
(c) Strike
(d) Baffle

6. FORBEARANCE
(a) Patience
(b) Self-control
(c) Intolerance
(d) Preference

7. INDIGNATION
(a) Animosity
(b) Insolence
(c) Forebearance
(d) Alertness
(e) Indolence

8. RELENTLESS
(a) Merciless
(b) Yielding
(c) Monotonous
(d) Incisive