One Word Substitution (G), Study Notes, Material - DSSSB Teaching Exam

By Komal|Updated : September 20th, 2022

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 (G)

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 2022, and other teaching exams. We can expect at least 2 to 3 questions on the topic of One word Substitution.

  1. Gerontology
    Meaning in Hindi: वृद्धावस्‍था और उसके रोगों का वैज्ञानिक अध्‍ययन
    Meaning in English: The scientific study of old age

  2. Gratis
    Meaning in Hindi: निःशुल्क
    Meaning in English: Without charge; free.

  3. Garrulous
    Meaning in Hindi: बातूनी
    Meaning in English: One who talks too much

  4. Gullible
    Meaning in Hindi: सीधा-सादा
    Meaning in English: Easily persuaded to believe something

  5. Genocide
    Meaning in Hindi: नरसंहार
    Meaning in English: The deliberate killing of a large group of people

  6. Gynaecologist
    Meaning in Hindi: स्त्री रोग विशेषज्ञ
    Meaning in English: One who is well versed in the science of female ailments

  7. Graminivorous
    Meaning in Hindi: घास खानेवाला
    Meaning in English: Feeding on grass

  8. Glutton
    Meaning in Hindi: पेटू
    Meaning in English: An excessively greedy eater

  9. Gamut
    Meaning in Hindi: विस्तार
    Meaning in English: The complete range or scope of something.

  10. Gentry
    Meaning in Hindi: कुलनि जन
    Meaning in English: People of good social position

  11. Glitch
    Meaning in Hindi: गड़बड़
    Meaning in English: suffer a sudden malfunction or fault

  12. Greenhorn
    Meaning in Hindi: मूर्ख युवा, नौसिखया
    Meaning in English: A person who is new to or inexperienced at a particular activity.
This article tends to be beneficial for the following exams - REETUPTETCTETSuper TETDSSSBKVS etc.

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 the English Subject in the DSSSB exam- 20 marks.

  •  The level of One-Word Substitution asked in the exam - Moderate.

  • Yes, the DSSSB exam includes negative marking - (0.25 marks).

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