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
1. Contrite (adjective)
Meaning; Sincerely penitent or feeling regret or sorrow
Synonyms: remorseful, regretful
Antonyms: unrepentant, ignorant
2. Inglorious (adjective)
Meaning; Ignominious; disgraceful
Synonyms; disgraceful, shameful
Antonyms; respectful, appreciable
3. Joust (noun)
Meaning; To engage in mock combat on horseback or To engage in verbal sparring over an
4. Shrug (noun)
Meaning; To raise (the shoulders) to express uncertainty, lack of concern.
5. Gutted (verb)
Meaning; With the most important parts destroyed
Synonyms: empty, ransacked
Antonyms: filled, prosperous
6. Amnesty (noun)
7. Abstruse (adjective)
Meaning; Difficult to comprehend or understand
Synonyms: rarefied, obscure
Antonyms: clear, evident
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 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.
|Daily Vocabulary Words 18th January 2023|