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Online One Word Substitution Quiz Set No - 48

Questions have been taken from previous years English questions paper of different competitive examinations such SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CDS, NDA, Bank, State PSC, Railways, MAT, CAT, etc.

471) To officially take private property away to seize
A) Offer
B) Confiscate
C) Annex
D) Hijack

472) To play the part of and function as, some other person
A) Imitate
B) Pretend
C) Act
D) Impersonate

473) To reduce to nothing
A) Annul
B) Cull
C) Null
D) Lull

474) To remove an objectionable part from a book
A) Exterminate
B) Extirpate
C) Expurgate
D) Destroy

475) To renounce a high position of authority or control
A) Abduct
B) Abandon
C) Abort
D) Abdicate

476) To secretly store more than what is allowed
A) Hide
B) Hoard
C) Store
D) Aboard

477) To seize control of a vehicle in order to force it to go to a new destination or demand something
A) Hijack
B) Sail
C) Seize
D) Mortage

478) To slap with a flat object
A) Swat
B) Hew
C) Gnaw
D) Chop

479) To struggle helplessly
A) Flounder
B) Fumble
C) Finger
D) Flounder

480) To supply land with water by artificial means
A) Postulate
B) Irrigate
C) Mitigate
D) Watergate