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From the list of words lettered A-E below each of the following sentence, choose the one which is nearest in meaning to the underlined word, as it is used in the sentence.
Last night there was a very fierce rain storm

Options

A) raging

B) storming

C) angry

D) violent

E) ferocious

The correct answer is D.


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  • Durodola Tomiwa

    Violent means extreme force or motion
    Ferocious means extreme or violent energy as used in the context.

    The words Fierce and ferocious both means something more violent, making them better synonyms.

    This makes option "E" the right option

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  • Rex Robinson

    the correct answer is ferocious

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