ONE WORD SUBSTITUTION FOR SSC CGL SET 4

Here are questions on one word substitution for SSC CGL and CDS exam. SSC CGL exam has around 5 questions from One word substitution.

Practice set on one word substitution for SSC CGL

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.

1. An under-head device resorted to in order to justify misconduct
A.Subterfuge
B.Manoeuvre
C.Startagem
D.Complicity

2. Impossible to describe
A.Miraculousone word substitution for ssc
B.Ineffable
C.Stupendous
D.Appalling

3. One who criticises popular beliefs which he thinks is mistaken or unwise
A.Philistine
B.Iconoclast
C.Imposter
D.Cannibal

4. Detaining and confining someone
A.Interruption
B.Interrogation
C.Interment
D.Internment

5. Science of the races of mankind
A.Genealogy
B.Epistemology
C.Ethnology
D.Sociology

6. One who hides away on a ship to obtain a free passage.
A.Compositor
B.Stoker
C.Stowaway
D.Shipwright

7. Clues available at a scene-
A.circumstantial
B.derivative
C.inferential
D.suggestive

8. An unexpected piece of good fortune
A.windfall
B.Philanthropy
C.benevolence
D.turnstile

9. An emolument over and above fixed income or salary
A.Honorarium
B.Sinecure
C.Perquisite
D.Prerogative

10. The animals of a particular region.
A.Flora
B.Museum
C.Zoo
D.Fauna

11. An involuntary action under a stimulus is described as-
A.complex
B.reflex
C.reflection
D.response

12. A continuous process of change is known as-
A.transformation
B.metamorphosis
C.flux
D.dynamism

13. The use of many words where only a few are necessary-
A.circumlocution
B.circumspection
C.circumscription
D.circumvention

14. Circular building or a hall with a dome
A.edifice
B.palace
C.rotunda
D.spire

15. One who is a citizen not of a country but of the world
A.Bohemian
B.Cosmopolitan
C.Philanthropist
D.Internationalist

16. To run away with lover
A.deceive
B.cheat
C.escape
D.elope

17. Science of heredity
A.hereditary
B.genetics
C.genesis
D.inheritance

18. Arrangement in order of occurrence
A.timely
B.chronic
C.temporal
D.chronological

19. Occurring at night
A.nightly
B.dark
C.neurotic
D.nocturnal

20. Determine the nature of the disease
A.investigate
B.Determine
C.diagnose
D.detect

             

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