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Synonyms asked in SSC CGL 2019-2020

Compilation of SYNONYMS asked in SSC CGL 2019-2020 ; Vocab asked in SSC CGL 2019-2020 tier 1 

Select the correct synonym of the given words.

Obligatory
1. Mandatory
2. Reckless
3. Useless
4. Aggressive

Solution : 1
Obligatory (adj) – morally or legally binding, mandatory

Scintillating
1. Glittering
2. Flattering
3. Boring
4. Stinging

Solution : 1
Scintillating(adj)- sparkling,glittering 

PATHETIC
1. Curious
2. Insignificant
3. Dull
4. Pitiful

Solution: 4
Pathetic(adj)- miserable, pitiful


PENITENCE
1. Repentance
2. Misery
3. Patience
4. Admiration

Solution : 1
Penitence(n)- feeling of regret; repentance 


GLORIOUS
1. unusual
2. gentle
3. splendid
4. enormous

Solution : 3
Glorious (adj)- excellent, splendid


IMPLORE
1. Refuse
2. Plead
3. Command
4. Honour

Solution : 2
Implore (v)- to beg urgently, to plead


PREVENT
1. Allow
2. Construct
3. Avert
4. Provoke

Solution : 3
Prevent(v)- to stop,to avert



REVERE
1. Repeat
2. Condemn
3. Enjoy
4. Respect

Solution : 4
Revere(v) – to regard someone with devotion; to show respect 


Prodigal
1. Humble
2. Arrogant
3. Extravagant
4. Trivial

Solution : 3
Prodigal(adj)- extravagant 


Acknowledgement
1. Elimination
2. Confirmation
3. Compensation
4. Confusion

Solution : 2
Acknowledgement(n)- The act of acknowledging;admission;confirmation 


Fury
1. Anger
2. Sin
3. Crime
4. Risk

Solution : 1
Fury(n)- extreme anger


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Solitary
1. Sensible
2. Stubborn
3. Splendid
4. Singular

Solution : 4
Solitary(adj) – Alone,being without associates;Singular 


RETAIN
1. Gain
2. Convey
3. Maintain
4. Destroy

Solution : 3
Retain (v)- to keep in possession or use,to maintain 


EXPENSIVE
1. Mild
2.Dear
3. Sober
4. Gentle

Solution : 2


Violent
1. Kind
2. Mild
3. Aggressive
4. Calm

Solution : 3


Erudite
1. Fashionable
2. Strong
3. Learned
4. Illiterate

Solution : 3
Erudite (adj)- scholarly, learned


Deficiency
1. Inadequacy
2. Efficiency
3. Abundance
4. Sufficiency

Solution : 1


Catastrophic
1. Disastrous
2. Delicate
3. Mysterious
4. Tough

Solution : 1
Catastrophic(adj)- disastrous 


Ovation
1. Censure
2. Creation
3. Applause
4. Preparation

Solution : 3
Ovation(n)- applause,acclamation 


Preferred
1. Favoured
2. Feared
3. Compared
4. Adored

Solution : 1


DISHEARTENED
1. disliked
2. depressed
3. disgraced
4. disgusted

Solution : 2
Disheartened(adj) – depressed,Discouraged 


CORDIAL
1. warm
2. hard
3. rude
4. cold

Solution : 1
Cordial (adj)- hearty ,affectionate;warm


Juvenile
1. Childish
2. Insane
3. Mature
4. Wise

Solution : 1
Juvenile( adj)- young;not fully developed;childish 


Repercussion
1. Rearrangement
2. Recollection
3. Reaction
4. Reminder

Solution : 3
Repercussion (n)- consequence, reaction of some action/event etc


Weary
1. Lively
2. Restless
3. Touchy
4. Exhausted

Solution : 4
Weary(adj) – tired,exhausted 


Sacred
1. Holy
2. Precious
3. Scarce
4. Valued

Solution : 1
Sacred(adj)- spiritual, holy

Accurate
1. Compact
2. Erroneous
3. Precise
4. Capable

Solution : 3


Affluent
1. Authentic
2. Hostile
3. Impoverished
4. Prosperous

Solution : 4
Affluent – rich,abundant, prosperous 


Assault
1. Attack
2. Alibi
3. Anger
4. Anxiety

Solution : 1
Assault (n) – A violent attack 

Thrive
1. Shrink
2. Flourish
3. Languish
4. Crave

Solution : 2
Thrive(v)- to prosper, to flourish 


Eradicate
1. Magnify
2. Uproot
3. Condense
4. Approve

Solution : 2
Eradicate (v)- to destroy, to pull up by the roots; to uproot 


Solemn
1. Ordinary
2. Serious
3. Furious
4. Ignorant

Solution : 2
Solemn(adj)- deeply serious 


Exceed
1. Improve
2. Surpass
3. Decrease
4. Decline

Solution : 2


Abort
1. End
2. Begin
3. Hate
4. Continue

Solution : 1
Abort (v)- to stop in the preliminary stages


Inclement
1. Stormy
2. Dignified
3. Wonderful
4. Pleasant

Solution : 2
Inclement (adj)- stormy,merciless, unrelenting 


Relief
1. Stress
2. Anger
3. Emotion
4. Aid

Solution : 4

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