Verbal Ability - One Word Substitutes - Discussion

Discussion :: One Word Substitutes - Section 1 (Q.No.18)

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


The custom or practice of having more than one husband at same time

[A]. Polygyny
[B]. Polyphony
[C]. Polyandry
[D]. Polychromy

Answer: Option C


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Sam said: (Jan 28, 2013)  
Polygyny - having more than one wife at a time.

Sam said: (Jan 28, 2013)  
Polyphony: Multiplicity of sounds, as in the reverberations of an echo.

Sam said: (Jan 28, 2013)  
Polychromy: The art or practice of combining different colors, especially brilliant ones, in an Artistic way. (poly=many, chromy/chrome= dye, colors, chromiun dye).

Priyanka said: (Mar 25, 2014)  
Polyandry refers to many husbands of a woman at a time.

E.G. : In Mahabharata, Draupadi had 5 husbands at a time.

Balu said: (Sep 8, 2016)  
Poly means many.

Andry means male.

K. Nirmal said: (Aug 3, 2017)  
Can someone show polyandry's use in a sentence?

Okene Benjamin said: (Oct 16, 2017)  
Sam lost his assets due to polyandry's behavior.

Vinay said: (Jul 28, 2018)  
Thank you @Okene Benjamin.

Ehsan Ullah said: (Jan 24, 2022)  
Illegal or dishonest behaviour.

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