One Word Substitution Quiz#3

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

1. Constant efforts to achieve something

Answer

Perseverance

2. A person who believes in total abolition of war

Answer

Pacifist

3. A four footed animal

Answer

Quadruped

4. Ready to believe anything

Answer

Credulous

5. That which lasts for a short time

Answer

Transitory

6. Indifference to pleasure or pain

Answer

Stoicism

7. A body of persons appointed to hear evidence or judge and give their verdict (decision)

Answer

Jury

8. The essential or characteristic customs , habits and conventions of a society or community

Answer

Mores

9. A system of Government in which only one political party is allowed to function

Answer

Totalitarianism

10. One who collects coins

Answer

Numismatist

11. Violation of something holy or sacred

Answer

Sacrilege

12. A broad road bordered with trees

Answer

Boulevard

13. Animals who live in herds

Answer

Gregarious

14. The murder of parents or near relative

Answer

Parricide

15. A mild or indirect expression substituted for an offensive or harsh one

Answer

Euphemism

16. One who believes in no government and therefore incites disorder in a state

Answer

Anarchist

17. One who secretly listens to talks of others

Answer

Eavesdropper

18. Science of diseases

Answer

Pathology

19. One who is beyond reforms

Answer

Incorrigible

20. Concluding part of a literary work

Answer

Epilogue

 

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