One Word Substitution (V), Study Notes, Material - DSSSB exam

By Komal|Updated : December 26th, 2021

In this article, we should read related to the One word Substitution Important for the DSSSB. One word Substitution is an important part of the English section for DSSSB, KVS, MPTET, CTET 2021, and other teaching exams. We can expect at least 2 to 3 questions on the topic of One word Substitution.

One word Substitution is an essential part of the vocabulary. It simply indicates that the sentence has to be replaced with a single word. This area needs a good vocabulary to answer the questions well. Problems based on one-word substitution are oftentimes asked in various teaching exams. In one-word substitution questions, a definition will be given and candidates will be asked to choose a word for this definition from the options that are provided.



Vocabulary Special: Important One-word Substitution (V)

  1. Volunteer
    Meaning in Hindi:- स्वयंसेवी 
    Meaning in English:- A person who offers to do, something of his own free will

  2. Venerable 
    Meaning in Hindi:- पूज्य
    Meaning in English:- Worthy of great respect because of age or for special goodness

  3. Vegetarian
    Meaning in Hindi:- शाकाहारी
    Meaning in English:- A person who does not eat meat of any kind/living on vegetables

  4. Veteran
    Meaning in Hindi:-  दिग्गज
    Meaning in English:- A person who is old and experienced as a soldier etc. or in some other occupation

  5. Voyage
    Meaning in Hindi:- यात्रा 
    Meaning in English:- A usually long journey, especially by sea

  6. Veterinary
    Meaning in Hindi:- पशु-चिकित्सक
    Meaning in English:- Of or concerning, the treatment of diseases in animals

  7. Versatile
    Meaning in Hindi:- अनेक गुणों का
    Meaning in English:- Able to turn easily and successfully from one task, activity or occupation

  8. Vagabond
    Meaning in Hindi:- एकतरफा 
    Meaning in English:- Involving only one group or country

  9. Vendor
    Meaning in Hindi:- बनिया 
    Meaning in English:- A person who sell ice cream, hot dogs souvenirs etc. from a stall

  10. Vanguard
    Meaning in Hindi:- मोहरा
    Meaning in English:- The part of an army going in front of the main body

  11. Vulnerable
    Meaning in Hindi:- भेद्य
    Meaning in English:- Liable to be hurt or damaged

  12. Verdict
    Meaning in Hindi:- फ़ैसला
    Meaning in English:- The decision of a jury at the end of a trial


This article tends to be beneficial for the following exams - REET, UPTET, CTET, Online Classroom Program TET, DSSSB, KVS, etc.

 Suggested Read Books:

Serial No.Book NameAuthor Name
1.One Word SubstitutionRoshan Tolani
2.One Word SubstitutionAtharv Publication


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


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  • The weightage of One word Substitution in the DSSSB exam- 3 to 4 marks.

  • The level of One-word Substitution Questions asked in the DSSSB exam is of moderate level.

  • The weightage of the English Section in the DSSSB exam is 20 marks.

  • Yes, negative marking involves in the DSSSB exam (0.25 marks).

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