Directions to Solve
Choose the pair that best represents a similar relationship to the one expressed in the original pair of words.
MONK : DEVOTION
Devotion is characteristic of a monk; wanderlust is characteristic of a rover.
SLAPSTICK : LAUGHTER
Slapstick results in laughter; horror results in fear.
VERVE : ENTHUSIASM
Verve and enthusiasm are synonyms; devotion and reverence are synonyms.
SPY : CLANDESTINE
A spy acts in a clandestine manner; an accountant acts in a meticulous manner.
COBBLER : SHOE
A cobbler makes and repairs shoes; a contractor builds and repairs buildings.
UMBRAGE : OFFENSE
Umbrage and offense are synonyms; elation and jubilance are synonyms.
DIRGE : FUNERAL
A dirge is a song used at a funeral; a jingle is a song used in a commercial.
DOMINANCE : HEGEMONY
Hegemony means dominance; autonomy means independence.
PHOBIC : FEARFUL
To be phobic is to be extremely fearful; to be asinine is to be extremely silly.
FERAL : TAME
Feral and tame are antonyms; ephemeral and immortal are antonyms.