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

By Komal|Updated : May 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 (P)

Meaning in Hindi:- प्रस्तावना 
Meaning in English:- Introductory part of a poem or play

Meaning in Hindi:-पांडित्‍य-प्रदर्शक 
Meaning in English:- A style in which a writer seeks to display his knowledge

Meaning in Hindi:- रामबाण 
Meaning in English:- A cure to all

Meaning in Hindi:- प्रतिभा सम्पन बालक 
Meaning in English:- A child with unusual or remarkable talent

Meaning in Hindi:-बहुपतित्व 
Meaning in English:-The practice of having more than one husband at the same time

Meaning in Hindi:- मरने के बाद 
Meaning in English:- A child born after the death of his father

Meaning in Hindi:- साहित्य की चोरी 
Meaning in English:- Stealing of the literary works of other writers

Meaning in Hindi:- धनिक तन्त्र 
Meaning in English:- A government or rule of the rich people

Meaning in Hindi:- पैदल यात्री 
Meaning in English:- One who walks on foot

Meaning in Hindi:- मत्स्यभक्षी 
Meaning in English:-Animal which feeds on fish

Meaning in Hindi:- पिता की हत्या 
Meaning in English:-Murder of one’s father

Meaning in Hindi:- निराशावादी 
Meaning in English:-One who takes on a dark view of everything

Meaning in Hindi:-उपनाम 
Meaning in English:-An imaginary name assumed by an author for disguise

Meaning in Hindi:- झूठी गवाही 
Meaning in English:- The act of making a false oath in a judicial proceeding.


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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