One word substitutions part -2

By devendra sir

1. Psephology- The scientific study of election

2. Octogenarian- One who is eight years old
3. Oasis- A shady fertile place in the desert

4. Apiary- A place where bees are kept

5. Flicker- Shine with a bright but brief or irregular light
6. Emancipation- The act of setting free from bondage of any kind

7. Epidemic- A disease that infects a large number of people in an area at same time
8. Sojourn- A brief or short stay at a place

9. Credible- That which can be believe
10. Stoic- One who is indifferent to pain or pleasure

11. Hallucinogen- A drug which makes one see things that are not really then
12. Reprieve- Providing relief

13. Altruism- The philosophy of putting another’s welfare above one’s own

14. Eccentric- A man with abnormal habits

15. Epitaph- Words inscribed on the tomb

16. Hypothesis- Proposition made as a basis for reasoning without the assumption of its truth

17. Stoicism- Indifference to pleasure and pain

18. Adolescent- No longer a child, but not yet an adult

19. Renovate- Act of making thing like new again

20. Omniscient- One who knows everything

21. Hydrophobia- Any morbid dread of water

22. Monarchy- Government by a king

23. Sacrilege- Violation of the sanctity of a sacred place

24. Coronation- The ceremony of crowning a sovereign

25. Snob- As social superiors

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