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In the question below choose the option opposite in meaning to the word in capital letters:

The increase in transport fares DETERRED our club from planning an excursion this year.

Options

A)
deferred
B)
irritated
C)
impelled
D)
restricted
E)
encouraged

The correct answer is E.

Explanation:

Deter means 'Discourage' as a verb.
The antonym/opposite therefore will be "encouraged" having '-d' as a past tense!

Explanation provided by Mhaiz Josh


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  • Mhaiz Josh

    Deter means 'Discourage' as a verb.
    The antonym/opposite therefore will be "encouraged" having '-d' as a past tense!

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