One Word Substitutes Practice Set 9

Directions: In the questions given below, four alternatives are given for a description. Click on the option which you think is the BEST SUBSTITUTE of the description.

SentenceAns

121. A person who never takes alcoholic drinks

  1. teetotaler
  2. alcoholic
  3. addict
  4. bagpiper

122. Belief that God is in everything and that everything is God

  1. Atheism
  2. Pantheism
  3. Scepticism
  4. Animism

123. Writing or drawings scribbled, scratched, or sprayed illegally on a wall or other surface in a public place.

  1. Graffiti
  2. Cartoon
  3. Sketch
  4. Caricature

124. The state of being miserable bereft of all possessions

  1. Dependant
  2. Complacent
  3. Destitute
  4. Omnipresent

125. That which cannot be called back

  1. Irresponsible
  2. Irrevocable
  3. Irredeemable
  4. Incalculable

126. A member of a political party in Parliament appointed to control its parliamentary discipline and tactics, esp. ensuring attendance and voting in debates.

  1. Chairperson
  2. Spokesperson
  3. Whip
  4. Mouthpiece

127. Flat metal or Porcelain plate fixed on a wall as an ornament or memorial.

  1. tabloid
  2. poster
  3. board
  4. plaque

128. A hole in the ground that shoots out hot water and steam.

  1. geyser
  2. spring
  3. fountain
  4. volcano

129. A person who is unable to pay his debts.

  1. solvent
  2. banker
  3. insolvent
  4. lender


SentenceAns

130. A mass of land ice formed by the accumulation of snow on high ground.

  1. glacier
  2. iceberg
  3. mountain
  4. avalanche

131. One who hates mankind

  1. Philanthropist
  2. Terrorist
  3. Misanthrope
  4. Misogynist

132. A person who breaks into a house in order to steal

  1. Poacher
  2. Bandit
  3. Intruder
  4. Burglar

133. Tough tissues in joints -

  1. Ligaments
  2. Endoderm
  3. Muscles
  4. Fibre

134. A triangular tract of deposited earth, alluvium, etc., at the mouth of a river

  1. Sigma
  2. Estuary
  3. Delta
  4. Mangrove

135. Ready to believe anything.

  1. Credible
  2. Incredible
  3. Credulous
  4. Incredulous

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