Select the word that is opposite in meaning to the underlined word.
I cherish your company.
Correct Answer : a ) deprecateExplanation :
Let us look at the meanings of the words one by one:
Cherish (v.) - To show affection for.
Deprecate (v.) - To express disapproval of.
Value (v.) - To consider highly.
Adore (v.) - To honour as a deity.
Sustain (v.) - To support as legal.
After looking at the meanings of the words, we can say that the antonym of cherish is deprecate.
Hence, (a) is the correct answer.