One Word Substitution Quiz#1

One Word Substitution Quiz#1

The knowledge of one word substitutes is very essential for bringing this brevity in our writing and speech. Following is the list of some common words which can be used in our daily life.

Choose the word which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.

1. One who has become dependent on something or drugs

Answer

Addict

2. Fear of being enclosed in small closed space

Answer

Claustrophobia

3. Call upon God or any other power (like law) for help or protection

Answer

Invocation

4. Severely abusive writing in journals

Answer

Scurrilous

5. A person who opposes war or use of military force

Answer

Pacifist

6. One not concerned with right or wrong

Answer

Amoral

7. Something no longer in use

Answer

Obsolete

8. Stealthily done (something done in a quiet and secret way in order to avoid being noticed)

Answer

Surreptitious

9. Words written on a tomb

Answer

Epitaph

10. A person with a long experience of any occupation

Answer

Veteran

11. Something capable of being done

Answer

Feasible

12. A person coming to a foreign land to settle there

Answer

Immigrant

13. Anything which is no longer in use

Answer

Obsolete

14. A person who is unable to pay debts

Answer

Insolvent

15. Capable of being understood in either of two or more possible senses, and therefore not definite

Answer

Ambiguous

16. A short poem or speech addressed to the spectators after the conclusion of drama

Answer

Epilogue

17. Act of deceiving somebody in order to make money

Answer

Fraud

18. Flat metal or Porcelain plate fixed on a wall as an ornament or memorial

Answer

Plaque

19. To cut something into two pieces

Answer

Sever

20. Succession of rulers belonging to one family

Answer

Dynasty

 

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