One Word Substitution

One word Substitution is one of the essential parts of the vocabulary. It only means that a sentence has to be replaced with a single word. This area needs a good vocabulary to solve the questions well. Questions based on one-word substitution are repeatedly asked in various competitive exams.

S.No Sentence One-Word
1 One who has become dependent on something or drugs Addict (SO (Audit), 1997)
2 Fear of being enclosed in small closed space Claustrophobia (SO (Audit), 1997)
3 Call upon God or any other power (like law) for help or protection Invocation (SO (Audit), 1997)
4 Severely abusive writing in journals Scurrilous (SO (Audit), 1997)
5 A person who opposes war or use of military force Pacifist (SO (Audit), 1997)
6 One not concerned with right or wrong Amoral (SO (Audit), 1997)
7 Something no longer in use Obsolete (SO (Audit), 1997)
8 Stealthily done (something done in a quiet and secret way in order to avoid being noticed) Surreptitious (SO (Audit), 1997)
9 Words written on a tomb Epitaph (SO (Audit), 1997)
10 A person with a long experience of any occupation Veteran (SO (Audit), 1997)
11 Something capable of being done Feasible (SO (Audit), 2001)
12 A person coming to a foreign land to settle there Immigrant (SO (Audit), 2001)
13 Anything which is no longer in use Obsolete (SO (Audit), 2001)
14 A person who is unable to pay debts Insolvent (SO (Audit), 2001)
15 Capable of being understood in either of two or more possible senses, and therefore not definite Ambiguous (SO (Audit), 2001)
16 A short poem or speech addressed to the spectators after the conclusion of drama Epilogue (SO (Audit), 2001)
17 Act of deceiving somebody in order to make money Fraud (SO (Audit), 2001)
18 Flat metal or Porcelain plate fixed on a wall as an ornament or memorial Plaque (SO (Audit), 2001)
19 To cut something into two pieces Sever (SO (Audit), 2001)
20 Succession of rulers belonging to one family Dynasty (SO (Audit), 2001)
21 To seize control of a vehicle in order to force it to go to a new destination or demand something Hijack (SO (Audit), 2003)
22 Lasting only for a moment Momentary (SO (Audit), 2003)
23 One who is indifferent to pleasure or pain Stoic (SO (Audit), 2003)
24 The practice or art of choosing, cooking, and eating good food – Gastronomy (SO (Audit), 2003)
25 Killing of a child Infanticide (SO (Audit), 2003)
26 One who believes in offering equal opportunities to women in all spheres Feminist (SO (Audit), 2003)
27 One who studies election trend by means of opinion polls Psephologist (SO (Audit), 2003)
28 A doctor who treats children Paediatrician (SO (Audit), 2003)
29 One who can think about the future with imagination and wisdom Visionary (SO (Audit), 2003)
30 Give and receive mutually Reciprocate (SO (Audit), 2003)
31 A building where an audience sits Auditorium (SO (Audit), 2004)
32 The first model of a new device Prototype (SO (Audit), 2004)
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