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
- Atrophy (verb)
Meaning; To cause to waste away or become abortive; to starve or weaken.
Synonyms; decline, dwindle
Antonyms; flourish, strengthen
- Dawdle (verb)
Meaning; To spend (time) without haste or purpose.
Synonyms: delay, linger
Antonyms: expedite, hasten
- Onslaught (noun)
Meaning; A fierce attack.
Synonyms: attack, aggression
Antonyms: support, protection
- Wily (adjective)
Meaning; sly, cunning, full of tricks
Synonyms: clever, canny
Antonyms: ignorant, naive
- Ablution (noun)
Meaning; The act of washing or cleansing the body
- Tenacious (Adjective)
Meaning; Holding together; cohesive.
- Proclivity (noun)
Meaning; A predisposition or natural inclination
Synonyms: like, affinity
Antonyms: dislike, hate
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.