GATE | GATE-CS-2016 (Set 2) | Question 3

Find the odd one in the following group of words.

mock, deride, praise, jeer 

(A) mock
(B) deride
(C) praise
(D) jeer

Answer: (C)

Explanation: Meanings
mock : tease
deride : poke/laugh at
praise : gratitude
jerk : fool

So except praise, all others are describing negative things.

This explanation has been contributed by Mohit Gupta.

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