Banking Pathway 2015: Daily Wordlist

Dear Readers,
                      Since several banking exams are lined up in upcoming months and vocabulary plays an important role to score 4- 5 marks within a few seconds, if you are memorising words on the very daily basis. Here, we are providing you some words to help you to attain your goal.


1. Sacrosanct (Adj.):- must be kept sacred.
Synonyms: inviolable, inviolate, sacred (concerned with religion or religious purposes)
Uses: There cannot be a compromise or settlement as it would be against her honour which matters the most. It is sacrosanct,” the Supreme Court held in a case of  sexual assault and rape of a seven-year-old in Madhya Pradesh in 2008.

2. Evocative (Adj.):- bringing thoughts, memories, or feelings into the mind.
Synonyms: redolent, reminiscent, resonant.
Uses: Your fantastic, evocative stories will keep you in the interviewer’s mind when their memories of other job candidates fade away.

3. Vindictive (Adj.):- disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge.
Synonyms: revengeful, vengeful.
Uses: punishments...essentially vindictive in their nature.

4. Allegiance (Noun):- Loyalty to a person, country, group, etc.
Synonyms: adhesion, devotedness, steadfastness, loyalty.
Uses: Eventually he renounced his allegiance to the sultan, but was overthrown by a Turkish army in 1822.

5. Soporific (Adj.):- causing a person to become tired and ready to fall asleep.
Synonyms: drowsy, narcotic, opiate, sleepy, slumberous.
Uses: What made you want to look up soporific? 

6. Strenuous (Adj.):- requiring or showing great energy and effort.
Synonyms: arduous, straining.
Uses: t doesn't need to be strenuous. You just have to put the time in.

7. Impervious (Adj):- Not allowing something (such as water or light) to enter or pass through.
Synonyms: impenetrable, impermeable.
Uses: The rain forest is impervious to all but the most dedicated explorers.

8. Imbecile (Noun):- A stupid person.
Synonyms: ignoramus, birdbrain, dumb head.
Uses: Only an imbecile would leave their car unlocked.

9. Avaricious (Adj):- having or showing an extreme greed  for wealth or material gain.
Synonyms: acquisitive, greedy, covetous, rapacious.
Uses: His extreme greed for wealth or material gain lead him towards his desolation.

10. Inscrutable (Adj);- Impossible to understand or interpret.
Synonyms: :enigmatic, unreadable, impenetrable, mysterious.
Uses: His inscrutable theories would years later become the foundation of a whole new science.

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