One Word Substitution Quiz with Answers Exercise-33

By | May 16, 2019

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Direction: Choose the most suitable ‘one word’ for the following expressions.  

1.A person who travels to a sacred place as an act of religious devotion. (B.Ed. Entrance, 1993)

(a) Hermit                  (b) Pilgrim                (c) Saint                       (d) Mendicant         

2. To do away with a rule.

 (a) Cancel                  (b) Repeal                 (c) Obliterate             (d) Abrogate

3. One who talks very little?

(a) Reserved              (b) Mute                     (c) Phlegmatic           (d) Stoic

4. A person sharing responsibility for a political party’s discipline and tactics.

(a) Statesman           (b) Diplomat            (c) Whip                      (d) Defector

5. Food which agrees with one’s taste. (Transmission Executives, 1994)

 (a) Pungent               (b) Palatable           (c) Sensuous               (d) Edible  

6. Government by the representatives of the people.

(a) Diplomacy           (b) Democracy        (c) Socialism              (d) Autocracy

7. Informal business communication with a personal signature.

(a) Agendum             (b) Corrigendum    (c) Plagiarism            (d) Memorandum

8. One who loves books? (C.B.I.1993)

 (a) Bibhiophobe     (b) Bibliographer   (c) Bibliophile            (d) Bibliophagist

9. One knowing everything.

 (a) Learned              (b) Omnipresent    (c) Omnipotent          (d) Omniscient

10. A story in verse.

(a) Elegy                     (b)Hymn                    (c) Sonnet                    (d) Ballad


1.(b)           2. (d)

3. (a)          4. (c)

5. (b)          6. (b)

7. (d)          8. (c)

9. (d)          10. (d)

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Direction: Choose the most suitable 'one word' for the following expressions.  

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