• These tests are a check for your learning and are meant to serve as tools for assessment.
  • The test is designed to check your current vocabulary levels and provide you an assessment of the same.
  • Answer the questions based on the following information.
    In the following questions, a word is given at the top. From the given answer choices, select an appropriate synonym for this word.

Synonym: Test-9

Congratulations - you have completed Synonym: Test-9.You scored %%SCORE%% out of %%TOTAL%%.Your performance has been rated as %%RATING%%
Your answers are highlighted below.
Question 1
Decrepitude
A
disease
B
coolness
C
crowd
D
dilapidation
Question 1 Explanation:
Decrepitude means ‘A state of deterioration due to old age or long use’. Its exact synonym is dilapidation.
Question 2
Transition
A
position
B
translation
C
change
D
movement
Question 2 Explanation:
Transition means change, as simple as that.
Question 3
Accused
A
indicated
B
Indicted
C
induced
D
instigated
Question 3 Explanation:
Accused means ‘a defendant in a criminal proceeding’. Indicted means ‘accuse formally of a crime’.
Question 4
Beckon
A
accuse
B
broadcast
C
summon
D
acquit
Question 4 Explanation:
Beckon means ‘Summon with a wave, nod, or some other gesture’. Thus, the correct answer is option C.
Question 5
Authentic
A
munificent
B
vigorous
C
innate
D
bona fide
Question 5 Explanation:
Authentic means ‘Not counterfeit or copied’ and bona fide is its synonym. It’s a Latin phrase that translates to ‘in good faith’.
Question 6
Sombre
A
Gloomy
B
quiet
C
solemn
D
stern
Question 6 Explanation:
Sombre means grave or even gloomy in character.
Question 7
Regress
A
Deteriorate
B
Degenerate
C
Backslide
D
Tumble
Question 7 Explanation:
Regress means ‘Returning to a former state’, that is backslide.
Question 8
Toxic:
A
Pungent
B
Noisome
C
Counteractive
D
Noxious
Question 8 Explanation:
Toxic means deadly or poisonous. Its synonym is noxious.
Question 9
Yardstick:
A
Summation
B
Size
C
Statistics
D
Standard
Question 9 Explanation:
A yardstick is a measure or standard used for comparison, thus the correct answer is option D.
Question 10
Minute:
A
Trivial
B
Petty
C
Mock-up
D
Undemanding
Question 10 Explanation:
Minute means ‘Infinitely or immeasurably small’. Trivial means ‘small and of little importance’.
Once you are finished, click the button below. Any items you have not completed will be marked incorrect. Get Results
There are 10 questions to complete.
List
Return
Shaded items are complete.
12345
678910
End
Return