Synonyms
Verbal Ability

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Q.

Supervene

 A.

intervene

 B.

overreach

 C.

displace

 D.

follow

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Solution:
Option(D) is correct

Supervene means occur as an interruption or change to an existing situation, to follow as an unexpected development

Ex: he had appendicitis and as complications supervened, refrained from work for months

Intervene means take part in something so as to prevent or alter a result or course of events.

Ex: he acted outside his authority when he intervened in the dispute

Overreach means reach out too far.

Ex: never lean sideways from a ladder or overreach

Displace means take over the place, position, or role of.

Ex: he believes that books may be displaced by the electronic word

Follow means go or come after (a person or thing proceeding ahead); move or travel behind.

Ex: she went back into the house, and Ben followed her

Thus option (D) is the correct choice.


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