One Word Substitution (S), Study Notes, Material – DSSSB exam

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Updated on: September 13th, 2023

In this article, we should read related to the One word Substitution Important for the DSSSB teacher exam

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 (S)

1. Stoic

Meaning in Hindi:-शन्यासी, साधु

Meaning in English:-One who is indifferent to pleasure and pain

2. Shrew

Meaning in Hindi:-झगड़ालू स्री

Meaning in English:-An ill-tempered woman

3. Sycophant

Meaning in Hindi:-चापलूस

Meaning in English:-A person who tries to win favor by flattering other

4. Spinster

Meaning in Hindi:-कुंवारी कन्या.

Meaning in English:-An elderly unmarried woman

5. Soliloquy

Meaning in Hindi:-अपने आप बकना

Meaning in English:-Speaking aloud alone

6. Somnambulist

Meaning in Hindi:-नींद में चलनेवाला

Meaning in English:-One who walk in sleep

7. Spendthrift

Meaning in Hindi:-अपव्ययी

Meaning in English:-One who spends money recklessly

8. Scavengers

Meaning in Hindi:-मेहतर

Meaning in English:-The person who keeps the street clean

9. Sanatorium

Meaning in Hindi:-आरोग्यआश्रम

Meaning in English:-An institutions for the medical care and recuperation of persons who are chronically ill

10. Spokesman

Meaning in Hindi:-प्रवक्ता

Meaning in English:-One who speaks of another

11. Sororicide

Meaning in Hindi:-बहन की हत्या

Meaning in English:-Killing of one’s own sister

12. Sinecure

Meaning in Hindi:-कार्यभार रहित नौकरी

Meaning in English:-A post with a high salary but no work.

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 Name Author Name
1. One Word Substitution Roshan Tolani
2. One Word Substitution Atharv Publication


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