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Question

Choose the option nearest in meaning to the word(s) or phrase in italics.
The man was able to persuade his wilful and obstinate daughter to follow the career he chose for her.

Options

A)
intelligent but arrogant
B)
hardworking and intelligent
C)
unyielding and obdurate
D)
obscure and odious

The correct answer is C.


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Dicussion (1)

  • Wilful act mean the intention to do something, while Obstinate means sturbourn. Unyielding is something so hard while Obdurate means sturbourn.