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English Grammar – One word Substitutions For SSC CGL/IBPS Set – 13

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Welcome to Online English in We are providing English Grammar Which is very Important in English Language, we are providing you One Word Substitutions, Which is very important for Banks and SSC CGL/IBPS Exams!!!

One who tends to take a hopeful view of a life – Optimist
Instrument to measure atmospheric pressure – Barometer
The practice of submitting a proposal to popular vote – Referendum
An object or portion serving as a sample – Specimen
Not to be moved by entreaty –Despotic

To renounce a high position of authority or control – Abdicate
Code of diplomatic etiquette and precedence – Protocol
To struggle helplessly – Flounder
Loss of memory – Amnesia
Release of a prisoner form jail on certain terms and conditions – Parole

Feeling inside you which tells you what is right and what is wrong – Conscience
An inscription on a tomb – Epitaph
To look at someone in an angry or threatening way – Glower
Pertaining to cattle – Bovine
A person who writes decoratively-  Calligrapher

Something that causes death – Fatal
A post with little work but high salary  – Sinecure
A test in which cells from diseased organs are removed and tested – .Biopsy
One who compiles a dictionary – Lexicographer
Quibble (to avoid giving a direct answer to a question in order to hide the truth)-  Prevaricate

Words uttered impiously about God – Blasphemy
A person who has no money to pay off his debts – Insolvent
List of issues to be discussed at a meeting – Agenda
The study of insects – Entomology
Theft of another person’s writings or ideas and passing them off as one’s own – Plagiarism

The place where public, government or historical records are kept – Archive
Speed of an object in one direction –  Velocity
In a threatening manner – Ghastly
A person who pretends to be what he is not – Imposter
One who finds nothing good in anything – Critic
That which cannot be easily read-  Illegible

The process of deciding the nature of disease by examination – Diagnosis
The quality of being politely firm and demanding – Assertive
One who eats human flesh – Cannibal
A person who is fluent in two languages – Bilingual
State of anxiety or dismay causing mental confusion – Consternation

A person who loves wealth but spends as little money as possible – Miser
Fear of water – Hydrophobia
Easily duped or fooled – Gullible
Animal that can live on land and in water – Amphibians
Handwriting that cannot be read – Illegible
To feel or express disapproval of something or someone – Deprecate