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Correct Option is hasty

Solution:Among the given options, only ‘hasty’ is the most dissimilar in meaning to the highlighted word. While the rest of the words are similar in meaning. Hence, option (a) is the most suitable answer choice. Laggard means a person who makes slow progress and falls behind others.
(a) hasty- done with excessive speed or urgency; hurried.
(b) sluggard- a lazy, sluggish person.
(c) idler- a person who avoids work or spends time in an aimless or lazy way.
(d) loafer- a person who avoids work and spends their time idly.

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