50+ One Word Substitution for SSC CGL, CHSL,CPO SI, Steno, MTS – Download Pdf

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Practice One Word Substitution for SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, SSC CPO SI, SSC Steno, and SSC MTS, examination and improve your English vocabulary. There are always 1 or 2 questions on one-word substitution asked in SSC CGL CHSL MTS exams. So SSC Aspirants must prepare a one-word Substitution for SSC Examination. We provide some of the previous year’s important one-word Substitution for SSC CGL, CHSL, CPO SI, Steno, and MTS.

Most important One word Substitution

  • A Government by the People: Democracy
  • A Government by the religious elite: Theocracy
  • A person with a long experience of any occupation: Veteran
  • Words are written on a tomb: Epitaph
  • Stealthily done: Surreptitious
  • A Government by a King or Queen: Monarchy
  • Something no longer in use: Obsolete
  • One not concerned with right or wrong: Amoral
  • A person who opposes war or use of military force: Pacifist
  • Severely abusive writing in journals: Scurrilous
  • Scientific study of bodily diseases – Pathology
  • Study of birds – Ornithology
  • Study of handwriting – Graphology
  • Study of human development – Anthropology
  • Study of science of insects – Entomology
  • Study of various aspects of aging – Gerontology
  • Study of religion – Theology
  • One with unlimited power – Autocrat
  • An expert in writing by hand – Chirographer
  • One who walks on ropes – Funambulist
  • One who is all powerful – Omnipotent
  • One who believes in ruthless self-aggrandizement – Egoist
  • One who doesn’t consume alcohol – Teetotaler
  • One who easily believes others – Credulous
  • One who is a boot licker, flatterer – Sycophant
  • One who has keen interest in food and drinks – Gourmet
  • One who loves and admires the British – Anglophile
  • Fondness towards women – Phylogeny
  • Madness or obsession with males – Andromania
  • One who believes in the presence of God – Theist
  • One who believes that God is union of all forces of the universe – Pantheist
  • One who believes in many Gods – Polytheist
  • One who believes in the theory of only one God – Monotheist
  • One who doesn’t believe in the presence of God – Atheist
  • Having several husbands – Polyandry
  • A name framed after father’s name – Patronymic
One Word Substitution

One Word Substitution MCQ

  1. Place where animals are killed for food.
    (A) Abbot
    (B) Abattoir
    (C) Abbreviation
    (D) Abdication

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Answer:- Abattoir
Abbot – A man who is the head of a monastery or an abbey.
Abbreviation – A shortened form of a word or phrase.
Abdication – To formally give up.

  1. Ritual washing of the body.
    (A) Ablution
    (B) Abstruse
    (C) Abundance
    (D) Accentuate

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Answer:- Ablution
Abstruse – Hard to understand.
Abundance – A quantity that is more than enough.
Accentuate – Give more force or importance to.

  1. Helper in a wrong deed or crime.
    (A) Acronym
    (B) Addendum
    (C) Accomplice
    (D) Advertisement

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Answer:- Accomplice
Acronym – Word formed from initial letters of a name.
Addendum – Thing to be added at the end of a book, etc.
Advertisement – A public notice offering or asking for goods,
services, etc

  1. The act of forestation by planting many trees.
    (A) Agnosticism
    (B) Agenda
    (C) Aggressor
    (D) Afforestation

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Answer:- Afforestation
Agenda – Items of business for consideration at a meeting.
Aggressor – Someone who attacks first.
Agnosticism – Doubtful about the existence of God

  1. One who belongs to different country, race of group.
    (A) Alimony
    (B) Alien
    (C) Allegory
    (D) Widow

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Answer:- Alien
Alimony – Allowance fixed after divorce to a wife.
Allegory – Story in which ideas are symbolized as people.
Widow – A woman whose husband is dead

  1. One who lives and works for the welfare of others.
    (A) Amateur
    (B) Ambassador
    (C) Altruist
    (D) Ambidextrous

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Answer:- Altruist
Amateur – Lacking professional skill or expertise.
Ambassador – A diplomatic representative of one country in another.
Ambidextrous – Equally skilful with each hand

  1. Having more than one possible meaning
    (A) Ambiguous
    (B) Amnesia
    (C) Amnesty
    (D) Amphibian

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Answer:- Ambiguous
Amnesia – Partial or total loss of memory.
Amnesty – A general pardon of political offenders.
Amphibians – Animals which live both on land and in water

  1. A designated section of seats in any part of a theatre.
    (A) Analgesia
    (B) Anarchist
    (C) Anarchy
    (D) Amphitheatre

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Answer:- Amphitheatre
Analgesia – The loss of ability to feel pain while still conscious.
Anarchy – The absence of government in a country.
Anarchist – One who wishes to destroy all established government’s
law and order

  1. Short amusing story about some real person or event.
    (A) Anniversary
    (B) Anecdote
    (C) Annual
    (D) Anomaly

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Answer:- Anecdote
Anniversary – Yearly return of the date of an event.
Annual- That which happens once in a year.
Anomaly – Deviation or departure from common rule or standard
or what is normal.

  1. A book or a work of art whose author is not known.
    (A) Antagonist
    (B) Antidote
    (C) Anonymous
    (D) Aphasia

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Answer:- Anonymous
Antagonist – One that opposes other.
Antidote – A medicine to cure the effect of poison.
Aphasia – Loss of ability to understand speech

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