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

By Komal|Updated : May 30th, 2022

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.


Important One Word Substitution Beginning with C

  1. Cardinal
    Meaning in Hindi: प्रमुख
    Meaning in English: Of prime importance.

  2. Creche
    Meaning in Hindi: शिशु-गृह
    Meaning in English: a nursery where children are cared for while their parents are at work.

  3. Cosmopolitan
    Meaning in Hindi: सर्वदेशीय
    Meaning in English: a person who regards the whole world as his country.

  4. Compensation
    Meaning in Hindi: मुआवज़ा,
    Meaning in English: Money is given for the requisitioned property.

  5.  Chauffeur
    Meaning in Hindi: ड्राइवर
    Meaning in English: one, who is employed to drive a motor car.

  6. Curator
    Meaning in Hindi: संग्रहाध्यक्ष
    Meaning in English: a person in charge of a museum.

  7. Carnivorous
    Meaning in Hindi: मांसभक्षी
    Meaning in English: one, who lives on flesh.

  8. Cannibal
    Meaning in Hindi: नरभक्षक
    Meaning in English: one, who feeds on human flesh.

  9. Contemporaries
    Meaning in Hindi: समकालीन
    Meaning in English: belonging to or living at the same time.

  10. Cloakroom
    Meaning in Hindi:यात्री सामानघर
    Meaning in English: a place for luggage at the railway station.

  11. Connoisseur
    Meaning in Hindi:गुणज्ञ
    Meaning in English: a critical judge of any art and craft.

  12. Crusade
    Meaning in Hindi: धर्मयुद्ध
    Meaning in English: a religious war.

  13. Choreographer
    Meaning in Hindi: नृत्य-प्रशिक्षक
    Meaning in English: one, who teaches dancing.

  14.  Cacographic
    Meaning in Hindi:अशुद्ध वर्त्तनी
    Meaning in English: a person, who is bad in spellings.

  15. Cynic
    Meaning in Hindi: दोषदर्शी
    Meaning in English: one, who sneers at the aims and beliefs of his fellow men.

  16. Convalescent
    Meaning in Hindi: स्वास्थ्य प्राप्त करने वाला व्यक्ति
    Meaning in English: one, who is recovering health.

  17. Cavalry
    Meaning in Hindi: घुड़सवार सेना
    Meaning in English: soldiers, who fight on horseback.

  18. Cartographer
    Meaning in Hindi: मानचित्रकार
    Meaning in English: one, who draws maps.

  19. Chemotherapy
    Meaning in Hindi: रसायन चिकित्सा
    Meaning in English: Controls of infections by chemicals.

  20. Credulous   
    Meaning in Hindi: विश्वासप्रवणता
    Meaning in English: Too ready to believe.

  21. Colleagues
    Meaning in Hindi: सहयोगियों
    Meaning in English: Those who work in the same department.

  22. Cytology
    Meaning in Hindi: कोशिकाविज्ञान
    Meaning in English: Dealing with cells.

  23. Credulity
    Meaning in Hindi: भोलापन
    Meaning in English: Trust without proper evidence readiness to believe.


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

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 Suggested Read Books:

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


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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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