One Word Substitution Questions for SSC CGL

One Word Substitution Questions for SSC CGL: One word substitution is an important topic that comes under the English section of competitive exams like SSC CGL, SSC CHSL and other exams. It is a high scoring topic and can be done easily with practice.

In this e-book, we will be discussing some of the important questions which will be beneficial to the aspirants in their exam preparation.


SSC CGL One Word Substitution Questions

In the questions given below, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/ sentence.

1. One whose hobby is stamp collection

a) Philanthropist

b) Phonologist

c) Panegyrist

d) Philatelist

2. An instrument for measuring the atmospheric pressure

a) barometer

b) thermometer

c) ammeter

d) altometer

3. That which can be drawn into a thin wire

a) Smooth

b) Ductile

c) Brittle

d) Flexible

4. Too unimportant for consideration

a) Diminutive

b) Noticeable

c) Trivial

d) Nothing

5. One who walks in sleep

a) Philanthropist

b) Pedestrian

c) Somnambulist

d) Omnipotent

6. A person who can use both hands equally well

a) Talented

b) Ambidextrous

c) All-rounder

d) Adept

7. One who doubts the existence of god

a) Atheist

b) Secular

c) Agnostic

d) Religious

8. The act of looking back upon past time

a) Introspection

b) Circumspection

c) Inspection

d) Retrospection

9. A place where grapes are grown

a) Farm

b) Vineyard

c) Orchard

d) Garden

10. A place where weapons and military equipment are stored or made

a) Arsenal

b) Armoury

c) Warehouse

d) Aviary

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