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One Word Substitution: Test-13

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Question 1
One who breaks the law
A
Aggressor
B
Politician
C
Transgressor
D
Pedestrian
Question 1 Explanation: 
Transgressor is to violate a law, command, moral code, etc.; offend; sin.
Question 2
An underhand device resorted to in order to justify misconduct
A
Subterfuge
B
Maneuver
C
Stratagem
D
Complicity
Question 2 Explanation: 
Subterfuge is an artifice or expedient used to evade a rule, escape a consequence, hide something, etc.
Question 3
Impossible to describe
A
Miraculous
B
Ineffable
C
Stupendous
D
Appalling
Question 3 Explanation: 
Ineffable means to be incapable of being expressed or described in words; inexpressible
Question 4
One who criticises popular beliefs which he thinks is mistaken or unwise
A
Philistine
B
Iconoclast
C
Imposter
D
Cannibal
Question 4 Explanation: 
Iconoclast is a person who attacks cherished beliefs, traditional institutions, etc., as being based on error or superstition.
Question 5
Detaining and confining someone
A
Interruption
B
Interrogation
C
Interment
D
Internment
Question 5 Explanation: 
Internment is the state of being confined.
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