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List of One Word Substitutions

One word can often express the idea of a phrase or a clause and can help in writing or communicating precisely. List of some common one-word substitutions are given below. Please learn it to improve your word power.

Ek shabd kabhee kabhee poore vaakyaansh yaa vaakya ko vyakt kar sakataa hai. Kuchh aise common shabd neeche diye hai. Prabhaavshali English bolane aur samajhane ke liye inakee jaankaaree aavashyak hai. Har shabd kaa arth aapakee suvidhaa ke liye simple English aur Hindi meiN diyaa huaa hai.

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Word Meaning Arth
Abbreviation A shortened form of a word or phrase SankShipt rup, laghu rup
Abdication Voluntary renouncing throne Sinhaasan tyaag, raaj tyaag
Abolish Do away with wholly Unmulan karanaa, miTaa denaa
Aborigines Original inhabitants of a country Praachin deshvaasee
Abridged An edition a book in which it has been condensed. SankShipt
Accelerate To increase the speed; to hasten the progress of Gati baDhaanaa, tej karanaa
Accessible Which can be approached Sugamya, sulabh, gamniya
Acclimatize To accustom oneself in new climate Aadee honaa, naye vaataavaraN ke anukul honaa
Accountable Liable to be called to account Jimmedaar
Acquaint Make oneself familiar with a person or a thing . Parichit karaana, Jaankaaree praapt karanaa
Acquittal The act of freeing a person from a charge by verdict. Dosh rahit, Rihaayee
Actuary One who calculates premium Bimaankak, bimaankik
Adolescence The period between childhood and adulthood Kishoraavasthaa
Adulteration To falsify a thing by admixture or baser ingredients. Apmishrit, Milavat
Aggravate To increase the gravity of an offence or the intensity of a disease Aur bigaaD denaa, tivra karanaa
Aggressor A person who attacks first AakramaNkaaree
Agnostic One who doubts the existence of god Naastik. Sanshayavaadee
Alien One who resides in a country of which he is not a citizen, a fictional being from another world. Alag duniyaa kaa, videshee manushya, uppar deshiya
Alienate To turn friends in enemies Virodhee bananaa, door kar denaa
Alimony Allowance paid to wife on legal separation Partyakta patnee ke liye variti yaa jivikaa yaa nirvaah vyay
Altruist A person who loves every body Paropkaaree
Amateur One who does something not professionally but for pleasure Shaukiyaa, nausikhuaa
Ambassador A person representing a state in a foreign country. Rajdoot
Ambidextrous A person who can use both hands equally well Ubhayahasta, Dono haath istemaal karane meiN nipuN
Ambiguous A sentence whose meaning is unclear AspaShT, duvidhaapurN
Ambivalent Having mixed/ contradictory feelings. Mile jule bhavavaalaa
Ambulance A van which is used in transporting wounded or serious patients to and fro from hospital. Rogee vaahan, Aspataal gaDDee
Amnesia Loss of memory YaadadaashT kho jaanaa, smariti lop
Amnesty Official pardon Raaj-kShamaa, kShamaadaan


Word Meaning Arth
Amphibian A land animal that breeds in water Jal tathaa sthal meiN rahanewaalaa jantu/jalthali
Anarchist One who is out to subvert a government Arajaktaavaadee
Anarchy Absence of government Araajakataa, avyavasthaa
Anniversary The yearly return of a date of personal or historic importance. Saalagirah, Varsh gaanth
Annual Which happens once a year. Vaarshik
Anomaly Deviation from common rule Aniyamitataa
Anonymous Where name is witheld, like an author, a contributour, a caller. Commonly used for a book written by an unknown author. Gumnaam, benaam lekhak
Answerable A person liable to be called to account for his action Uttardaayee, jawabadehee
Antedate To date before the true time, a backdating, a false earlier date attached to an event or document which is earlier than the actual date. Purva-dinaankit karanaa
Anthropology A study of humans within past and present civilizations. Maanav vigyaan
Antidote A medicine to counteract the effect of another medicine ViSh naashak, viShaharan aushadhee
Antiseptic A medicine that prevents the growth of disease causing bacteria. RogaaNu rodhak
Antonym A word opposite in meaning to another Vilom
Aphasia Loss of speech Aawaaj band ho jaanaa, vachaaghaat
Apostate One who abandons his religious faith. Dharmtyaagi, Vishvaasghaati
Appreciate To rise in value Bhaav baDh jaanaa, prashansaa karanaa
Aquarium Vessel in which fish and water plants are kept. Machhaleeshaelae, Jaljeevashaalaa
Aquatic Animals or plants living in or found in water. Jalachar, Jaleeya

Word Meaning Arth
Arbitrator A person appointed by parties to settle the disputes between them Madhyasth, panch
Archaeology Study of ancient remains of past civilizations. Puraatatva vigyaan
Aristocracy A Government by the Nobles Abhijaat varg
Armistice The cessation of warfare before a treaty is signed. Yuddh veeraam, Sandhee
Arsenal A place where weapons and ammunitions are stored Shastraagaar
Ascetic One who practices severe self discipline and avoides self indulgences mostly for religious reasons. Sanyaasee
Atheist One who does not believe in the existence of God Naastik
Audible Sound which can be heard Shravya, sunaaye dene yogya dhwani
Audience An assembly of listeners or viewers at a lecture or concert. Shrotaa
Audiology The study of hearing, especially hearing defects and their treatment. ShravaN vigyaan
Auditor One who makes an official examination of accounts Lekhaa parikShak
Aurist A specialist who treats all types ear diseases and problems. OR A physician specialising in treatment of ear diseases. KarNA visheshagya
Autobiography A life history written by oneself Aatmakathaa
Autocracy A Government by one person with complete power. Taanaashaahee
Autograph Getting signature of some important person in his handwriting HastaakShar
Avaricious A person extremely desirous of money, greedy. Laalchee
Bachelorhood State of being unmarried Kunvaaraapan
Bankrupt One who can’t pay the debts. Divaaliyaa
Behead Cut off the head Sir kaaTanaa


Word Meaning Arth
Bellicose One who is fond of fighting LaDaaku
Belligerents Nations engaged in war. Yuddhakaaree, Yuddhratt
Bibliophile A great lover of books Pustak premee
Biennial Happening every second year Dvivaarshik, har doosare saal hone vaalaa
Bigamy Practice of having two wives or husbands Dvipatnitva, dvivivaah
Bigot One who has narrow and prejudiced religious views KaTTar, Dharmaandh
Bilingual A person who speaks two languages Dvibhaashee
Biography A life history written by somebody else Jivanee
Biology The science/study of life and living organisms. Jeev-vigyaan
Biped Animal having two feet. Do per vaalaa jaanawar
Blasphemy Speaking disrespectfully about sacred or religious things. Ishvar nindaa
Bookworm One who devotes a lot of time to reading and studying. Kitabee keeDaa
Botany The branch of biology dealing with plant life Vanaspati vigyaan
Brigand A bandit or robber, [esp.] One of a band living by pillage and ransom. Daakoo, dakait
Brittle Hard but liable to be easily broken Khastaa, Bhangur
Bullion 99.5% pure form of Gold or Silver in the form of bars before using for manufacturing ornaments. Chaandee sone kee eenT
Bureaucracy A Government run by non-elective officials. Naukarshaahee, adhikaaree-varg

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