One Word Substitution Practice Problems 9 | Hamaraguru

One Word Substitution Practice Problems 9  | Hamaraguru

31. Irresistible craving for alcoholic drinks

a) Megalomania              

b) Dipsomania

c) Kleptomania 

d) Pyromania

 

32. One who deserts to own principles or party

a) Apostle          

b) Proselyte

c) Renegade      

d) Critic

 

33. One who intervenes between two or more parties to settle their differences

a) Neutral           

b) Intermediary

c) Judge              

d) Connoisseur

 

34. The habit of always admiring oneself

a) Psychosis       

b) Neurosis

c) Narcissism     

d) Paranoia

 

35. To take back, withdraw or renounce

a) Repent           

b) Retrace

c) Refuse            

d) Recent

 

36. A pen for small animals

a) Hutch              

b) Lair

c) Den  

d) Cage

 

37. A person who is having more than one husband at the same time

a) Polyandry      

b) Polygamy

c) Polyphony     

d) Polygyny

 

38. Feeding on food made both of plants and flesh

a) Carnivorous  

b) Omnipotent

c) Omnivorous 

d) Optimist

 

39. One who destroys images or attach popular beliefs

a) Imagist           

b) Misanthropist

c) Iconoclast      

d) Masochist

 

40. A place where nuns live and work

a) Church            

b) School

c) Abode             

d) Convent

 

Answer Key:

31. b     

32. c      

33. b     

34. c      

35. d     

36. a     

37. a     

38. c      

39. c      

40. d