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For each of the following questions select the answer pair that expresses a relationship most similar to that expressed in the capitalised pair.

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TEARS: LACHRYMOSE : :

A. Words : Verbose

B. Speeches: Morose

C. Jests : Ironic

D. Requests: Effusive

Correct Answer :

A. Words : Verbose


Lachrymose means tearful. Similarly Verbose refers to using or containing more words than are needed.

Related Questions

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LIMPID : MURKY : :

A. Dazed : Cloudy

B. Obscure : Vague

C. Bright : Gloomy

D. Nebulous : Dim

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LOUD : STENTORIAN : :

A. Mild : Noisy

B. Painful : Prickly

C. Adjective : Descriptive

D. Bright : Resplendent

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FEATHER : BIRD : :

A. Snake : scale

B. Bark : tree

C. Human : epidermis

D. Hump : camel

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HANDCUFFS : PRISONER : :

A. Shoes : Feet

B. Leash: Dog

C. Tail: Kite

D. Ring: Finger

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REHEARSAL : PERFORMANCE : :

A. Satisfaction : Appetite

B. Applause: Audience

C. Engagement: Marriage

D. Entrapment: Game

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POLLYANNA: OPTIMISM

A. Diehard : Resistance

B. Environmentalist : Pollution

C. Malingerer : Illness

D. Reactionary : Change

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PREAMBLE : STATUTE : :

A. Prologue : novel

B. Movement : sympathy

C. Sketch : drawing

D. Index : book

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PUPIL : EYE : :

A. Elbow : Wrist

B. Teeth : Mouth

C. Arm : Leg

D. Fist : Hand

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TRIANGLE : HEXAGON

A. Cone : Sphere

B. Rectangle : Octagon

C. Pentagon : Heptagon

D. Angle : Quadrilateral

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SIMMER : BOIL : :

A. Glide : drift

B. Drizzle : downpour

C. Gambol : play

D. Stagnate : flow

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SINISTER : HARM

A. Malignant : Humor

B. Horrifying : Trepidation

C. Ominous : News

D. Benevolent : Bountiful

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ROOM : HOUSE : :

A. Chair : Room

B. Cabin: Ship

C. Wheel: Car

D. Cockpit: Plane

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LIBERTINE : IMMORALITY : :

A. Victim : depravation

B. Miser : selfishness

C. Altruist : selflessness

D. Policeman : law

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SAIL : SHIP : :

A. Propeller : Dog

B. Radar : Satellite

C. Hydrogen : Balloon

D. Accelerator : Car

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SEETHE : ANGER : :

A. Chortle : distress

B. Snarl : confusion

C. Fidget : uneasiness

D. Waddle : embarrassment

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TALLY : VOTES : :

A. Census : population

B. Government : laws

C. Taxation : revenue

D. Team : athletes

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INCUBATOR : INFANT : :

A. Cooler : Wine

B. Archives : Document

C. Hive : Bee

D. Greenhouse : Plant

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SIP: GULP : :

A. Soup : Water

B. Tent: Hut

C. Touch: Push

D. Cup: Glass

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MISANTHROPE : HUMANITY : :

A. Chauvinist : Patriot

B. Misogynist : Women

C. Agnostic : God

D. Witch : Magic

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MAMMAL : COW ::

A. Woods : Tree

B. School : Fish

C. Reptile : Snake

D. Tusk : Elephant

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FRAGILE : CRACK : :

A. Irreducible : Reduce

B. Cemetery : Death

C. Hydro: Water

D. Pliable: Bend

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LOYALTY : TRAITOR : :

A. Truthfulness : Liar

B. Hope : Optimist

C. Diligence : Worker

D. Understanding : Sage

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OPAQUE : LIGHT : :

A. Absorbent : liquid

B. Desert : sand

C. Autoclave : germ-free

D. Hermetic : air

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BEWILDERMENT : CONFUSION : :

A. Bursa : sack

B. Bewitched : alliteration

C. Fantod : nervousness

D. Coracle : lodestar

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POETRY : PROSE : :

A. Stanza : Chapter

B. Art : Fiction

C. Clause: Sentence

D. Novel: Variation

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DULCET : RAUCOUS

A. Sweet : Song

B. Crazy : Sane

C. Palliative : Exacerbating

D. Theory : Practical

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MINER : QUARRY : :

A. Carpenter : Saw

B. Painter : Brush

C. Poet : Sonnet

D. Sculptor : Atelier

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CONTIGUOUS : ABUT : :

A. Possible: Occur

B. Synthetic: Create

C. Simultaneous: Coincide

D. Constant: Stabilise

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WATER : TIP : :

A. Professor : tenure

B. Pharmacist : prescription

C. Bank teller : interest

D. Sales person : commission

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INDEFATIGABLE : INVETERATE : :

A. Tireless : Tired

B. Tired : Habitual

C. Tireless : Habitual

D. Impoverished : Habitual