Verbal Ability - One Word Substitutes - Discussion

Discussion :: One Word Substitutes - Section 1 (Q.No.15)

In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.


Words inscribed on tomb

[A]. Epitome
[B]. Epistle
[C]. Epilogue
[D]. Epitaph

Answer: Option D


No answer description available for this question.

Rajjak said: (Dec 25, 2010)  
I don't know the meaning of Epitaph? Please assist. Thanks.

Vinay said: (Mar 18, 2011)  
Epitaph: A brief poem

Deepti said: (Jun 28, 2011)  
Epitaph - means

An inscription on a tombstone in memory of the one buried there.

A brief literary piece commemorating a deceased person.

A phrase or statement written in memory of a person who has died, esp. as an inscription on a tombstone

Akankshya said: (Jul 20, 2012)  
Whats the meaning of epilogue and epistle?

Ruma said: (Sep 8, 2012)  
Epilogue=a section or speech at the end of a book or play serving as a comment on or a conclusion to what has happened.

Gauri said: (Jan 23, 2013)  
What about epistle and epitome?

Sam said: (Jan 28, 2013)  
Epitome: A compact or condensed representation of anything.

A brief abstract (as of an article or book).

Sam said: (Jan 28, 2013)  
Epistle- To write; to communicate in a letter or by writing or written communication.

Aswinidutt said: (May 13, 2014)  
Epi - is upon or extra.
Stle(Stellion) - is to send.

So, epistellion is to send news.
In english, epistle - is a letter( to send information).

Shivam said: (Nov 28, 2014)  
One word substitution means which exact words are carried of all means of sentence.

Sam said: (Jul 4, 2018)  
Thanks for this discussion.

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