Daily Vocabulary Words: For most banking Aspirants, vocabulary is a nightmare but it carries a great amount of importance in every competitive exam. It is very important to have a good hold on the vocabulary to increase efficiency in the language section and also to increase your overall scores. That is why Adda247 has started a new initiative to improve the vocabulary of the aspirants with Visual vocabulary words and their meanings.
Daily Vocabulary Words
- Scrupulously (adverb)
Meaning; In a careful manner
Synonyms: carefully, cautiously
Antonyms: carelessly, inattentively
- Prejudice (noun)
Meaning; An irrational hostile attitude, fear or hatred towards a particular group, race or religion.
Synonyms: bias, bigotry
Antonyms: unbiased, impartial
Synonyms: provisional, temporary
Antonyms: permanent, fixed
- Shun (verb)
Meaning; To avoid, especially persistently.
Synonyms: ignore, neglect
Antonyms: consider, attend
- Perpetrator (noun)
Meaning; One who perpetrates; especially, one who commits an offence or crime.
Synonyms: offender, culprit
Antonyms: innocent, noble
- Docile (adjective)
Meaning; Ready to accept instruction or direction; obedient; subservient
- Starkly (adverb)
Meaning; In a stark manner; with great contrast.
Synonyms: harshly, strongly
Antonyms: softly, easily
- Clinch (verb)
Meaning; To hold firmly; to clench or to make certain; to finalize
Synonyms: finalize, settle
Antonyms: confuse, unsettle
- Dazzling (adjective)
Meaning; Shining intensely
Synonyms: extraordinary, incredible
Antonyms: ordinary, Normal
- Logjam (noun)
Meaning; A clog or such jam or mess that halts or greatly delays progress.
Synonyms: stagnation, deadlock
Antonyms: advance, expedition
- Caveat (noun)
Meaning; A warning
- Thwart (verb)
Meaning; To cause to fail; to frustrate, to prevent.
Synonyms: control, restrict
Antonyms: encourage, bolster
- Inexorable (adjective)
Meaning; Impossible to prevent or stop
- Maverick (noun)
Meaning; Showing independence in thoughts or actions.
Synonyms: radical, dissenter
Antonyms: moderate, abider
Importance of Vocabulary Words in the English Language
- The reading comprehension from which 50% of the English language section questions are based requires the candidate to have good reading skills and requires a good hold on the English vocabulary. A good vocabulary will give the candidates of a better understanding of the comprehension which will benefit them in scoring maximum marks.
- A good vocabulary also helps a candidate to crack the interview round of the banking exams. The candidate can form a sentence perfectly if he/she has a good vocabulary.
- Apart from the reading comprehension section, there are multiple English tests where vocabulary can be used.