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

By Neha Joshi|Updated : September 17th, 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 2022, 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 (U)

  1. Usurer  
    Meaning in Hindi:- सूदखोर 
    Meaning in English:-One who lends money at a very high rate

  2. Usurper 
    Meaning in Hindi:- हड़पनेवाला 
    Meaning in English:-One who seizes something without any legal right

  3. Uxorious  
    Meaning in Hindi:-स्त्रीभक्त 
    Meaning in English:-One who is extremely fond of one’s wife

  4. Unanimous 
    Meaning in Hindi:-सर्व-सम्मत 
    Meaning in English:-Agreed to by everyone 

  5. Uxoricide 
    Meaning in Hindi:- पत्नी की हत्या 
    Meaning in English:-The killing of one's wife

  6. Unintelligible 
    Meaning in Hindi:-न समझने योग्य 
    Meaning in English:-Impossible to understand

  7. Ubiquitous 
    Meaning in Hindi:-सर्वव्यापक 
    Meaning in English:-Present, appearing, or found everywhere

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

  9. Utopia 
    Meaning in Hindi:-काल्पनिक आदर्श 
    Meaning in English:-Imaginary places in which the government, laws, and social conditions are perfect

  10. Utilitarian 
    Meaning in Hindi:- उपयोगी 
    Meaning in English:-Designed to be useful or practical rather than attractive.
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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