Quiz: Can You Choose The Correct Antonyms To Match These Advanced Words?

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Are you all about opposites?

If you love words, vocabulary and grammar, take this fun but challenging quiz to see how well you know antonyms!

 Jan 01, 2021

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the antonym of "cautious"?
Elusive
Playful
Foolhardy

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the antonym of "awful"?
Unthinkable
Pitiful
Wonderful

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The antonym of "expensive" is:
Broke
Rich
Cheap

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The antonym for "typical" is what?
Average
Painful
Abnormal

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The opposite of "concerned" is:
Indifferent
Ready
Passionate

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the antonym of "perish"?
Damage
Alarm
Thrive

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The opposite of "extend" is:
Retract
Remove
Include

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The antonym of "reveal" is:
Grab
Demonstrate
Conceal

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the opposite of "legalize"?
Ban
Outlaw
Boycott

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The opposite of "vicious" is:
Helpful
Gentle
Healthy

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The opposite of "criticism" is:
Scold
Damage
Acclaim

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the "antonym" of "refuse"?
Accept
Reject
Produce

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is opposite of "obey"?
Follow
Complicate
Deny

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The antonym of "offend" is:
Defend
Score
Compliment

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the opposite of "disdain"?
Demand
Respect
Congratulate

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The opposite of a "professional" is an:
Amateur
Assistant
Elitist

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The opposite of "apathetic" is what?
Concerned
Sorrowful
Terrified

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the antonym of "homogenized"?
Rejected
Different
Colorful
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We have to admit it—the internet, texting, and spellcheck have enabled us to get a little lazy with our grammar skills. While helpful and easy, these things have also stopped us from practicing proper vocabulary skills the old school way and we sometimes struggle to remember words that are should be easy. Good vocabulary and reading skills come with years and years of practice, and its like with everything else—if you don't use it, you lose it. If you're a good writer or speaker in today's technical age, pat yourself on the back—the skill is getting harder and harder to master! Test yourself to see how well you fare on picking out the opposite word, or antonyms, in these eighteen fun but challenging questions.

Do you know the rules of opposites? Do you know how word differ from one another? Can you spot and pick the opposite definition from the word we give you? Are you a stickler for proper grammar? Do you correct your friends from time to time? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, then this is the place for you! Good luck!

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