ONE WORD SUBSTITUTION FOR SSC CGL SET 3

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. A group of three books,films etc. that have been the same subject or characters
A.trinity
B.trilogyONE WORD SUBSTITUTION FOR SSC CGL
C.trio
D.tripod

2. A study of human race
A.Anthropology
B.archaeology
C.ethnology
D.etymology

3. An expert in an area of the fine or other arts
A.neophyte
B.amateur
C.connoisseur
D.enthusiast

4. The art of preserving skin of animals, birds,fishes
ATopology
B.Taxonomy
C.Seismology
D.Taxidermy

5. Chanting of magic spells
A.Narration
B.Recitation
C.Incantation
D.Utterance

6. A person eighty years of age
A.Septogenarian
B.Nonagenarian
C.Octogenarian
D.Sexogenarian

7. Too much official formality
A.Bureaucracy
B.Red-Tapism
C.Diplomacy
D.Autocracy

8. Enclosure for birds
A.Pen
B.Nest
C.Lair
D.Aviary

9. That cannot be conquered
A.Invincible
B.Invulnerable
C.Intangible
D.Inevitable

10. Hard to please
A.Loquacious
B.Stubborn
C.Fastidious
D.Epicurean

11. A person who has no money to pay off his debt
A.Insolvent
B.Poor
C.Destitute
D.Pauper

12. Words uttered impiously about God
A.amoral
B.philosophy
C.logic
D.blasphemy

13. Quibble
A.Premediate
B.Prenominate
C.Prevaricate
D.Preponderate

14. One who compiles a dictionary
A.geographer
B.lexicographer
C.lapidist
D.linguist

15. A test in which cells from diseased organs are removed and tested
A.Biopsy
B.Autopsy
C.Operation
D.Amputations

16. An inscription on a tomb
A.espionage
B.epilogue
C.epitah
D.elergy

17. Feeling inside you which tells you what is right and what is wrong
A.cleverness
B.conscience
C.consciousness
D.fear

18. Release of a prisoner from jail on certain terms and condition
A.Parole
B.Parley
C.Acquintal
D.Pardon

19. Loss of memory
A.Ambrosia
B.Amnesia
C.Insomnia
D.Forgetting

20. To struggle helplessly
A.Flounder
B.Founder
C.Fumble
D.Finger

             

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