Question 41: Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word(s) OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the questions following: The nominating committee always meet behind closed doors , least its deliberations become known prematurely.
behind closed doors = in private: private, closed, not public
dangerously (adv): dangerously safe (adv): safe
private (adv): private, discreet public (adv): public
=> behind closed doors >< publicly
The nominating committee always meets behind closed doors, to avoid their opinions being known soon