SSAT Upper Level Verbal : Synonyms: Adjectives Describing Time, Age, Movement, and Location

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Example Questions

Example Question #2393 : Synonyms

Select the answer choice that is closest in meaning to the word in capital letters.

REPLETE

Possible Answers:

Inflicted

Comical

Ruffled

Full

Indecisive

Correct answer:

Full

Explanation:

"Replete" means full or complete.

Example Question #2391 : Synonyms

Select the answer choice that is closest in meaning to the word in capital letters.

DIVERGENT

Possible Answers:

Residential

Different

Connected

Miniature

Similar

Correct answer:

Different

Explanation:

"Divergent" means different.

Example Question #22 : Synonyms: Adjectives Describing Time, Age, Movement, And Location

Choose the best synonym for the word in capital letters.

CURSORY

Possible Answers:

hasty

homemade

unpleasant

dirty

delicious

Correct answer:

hasty

Explanation:

"Cursory" means hasty, therefore lacking in detail.

Example Question #23 : Synonyms: Adjectives Describing Time, Age, Movement, And Location

Choose the best synonym for the word in capital letters.

SUSTAINED

Possible Answers:

regal

jovial

threatening

ongoing

succesional

Correct answer:

ongoing

Explanation:

Sustained means continuous or ongoing.

Example Question #24 : Synonyms: Adjectives Describing Time, Age, Movement, And Location

Choose the best synonym for the word in capital letters.

MOBILE

Possible Answers:

twisting

risky

portable

ancient

talkative

Correct answer:

portable

Explanation:

Mobile means able to move, or portable.

Example Question #23 : Synonyms: Adjectives Describing Time, Age, Movement, And Location

Choose the best synonym for the word in capital letters.

ETERNAL

Possible Answers:

verbose

rotational

forboding

natural

endless

Correct answer:

endless

Explanation:

"Eternal" means lasting forever, or endless.

Example Question #2392 : Synonyms

Choose the best synonym for the word in capital letters.

PREMEDITATED

Possible Answers:

adventurous 

malicious

intentional

violent

synchronized

Correct answer:

intentional

Explanation:

"Premeditated" means intentional or planned.

Example Question #21 : Synonyms: Adjectives Describing Time, Age, Movement, And Location

Choose the best synonym for the word in capital letters.

PERIPATETIC

Possible Answers:

nomadic

underwater

jovial

reduction

loving

Correct answer:

nomadic

Explanation:

"Peripatetic" means traveling from place to place, or nomadic.

Example Question #29 : Synonyms: Adjectives Describing Time, Age, Movement, And Location

Choose the best synonym for the word in capital letters.

COEVAL

Possible Answers:

lectern

contemporary

zeal

covering

language

Correct answer:

contemporary

Explanation:

A "coeval" is a person the same age as yourself, or a contemporary.

Example Question #2401 : Synonyms

Synonyms: choose the answer that is closest in meaning to the word in question.

Incessant

Possible Answers:

Continual

Hostile

Lucid

Irritable

Morose

Correct answer:

Continual

Explanation:

"Incessant" means continual; Hostile means unfriendly; Morose means gloomy; Irritable means annoying; and Lucid means clear.

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