English: One Word Substitution Set 29

Important One Word Substitution Questions for SSC CGL, CPO, SSC CHSL, RRB NTPC, High Court and other exams. One Word Substitution SSC CGL 2017 Exam.

  1. Underhand device resorted to in order to justify misconduct
    A) subterfuge
    B) manoeuvre
    C) stratagem
    D) complicity
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    Option A

  2. One who expects absolute discipline
    A) sycophant
    B) truant
    C) martinet
    D) defeatist
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    Option C

  3. Philosophy of knowledge
    A) genealogy
    B) epistemology
    C) ethnology
    D) sociology
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    Option B

  4. Complicated layout of passages to dissuade someone
    A) maze
    B) puzzle
    C) conundrum
    D) labyrinth
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    Option D

  5. A strict, bossy, old woman
    A) amazon
    B) shrewd
    C) siren
    D) harridan
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    Option D

  6. Person who studies the origin and history of words
    A) grammarian
    B) ethnologist
    C) polyglot
    D) etymologist
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    Option D

  7. One who deliberately damages other people’s property
    A) arsonist
    B) vandal
    C) vampire
    D) destructor
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    Option B

  8. Large number of bullets fired at the same time
    A) shoot
    B) archery
    C) fusillade
    D) rattle
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    Option C

  9. Code of diplomatic etiquette and precedence
    A) statesmanship
    B) diplomacy
    C) hierarchy
    D) protocol
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    Option D

  10. Not to be moved by entreaty
    A) mediocre
    B) inexorable
    C) negligent
    D) impregnable
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    Option B

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7 Thoughts to “English: One Word Substitution Set 29”

  1. yuvi

    1st..nd thanku mam.

  2. Jeetesh Chandra

    ty @Swati Mam..

    1. wont rest until i get success

      who is swati maam?

  3. wont rest until i get success

    thank you

  4. ???Vedu ???

    is it for banks too?

    1. No.not asked in banking exams

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