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.
Vocabulary Words With Antonyms & Synonyms
1. Shimmering (adjective)
Meaning; A gleam or glimmer.
Synonyms: Twinkling, Flashing
Antonyms: Boring, Tedious
2. Travail (verb)
Meaning; To weary through excessive labour.
Synonyms: engage, toil
Antonyms: drop, leave
3. Decry (verb)
Meaning; To denounce as harmful.
Synonyms: condemn, criticise
Antonyms: praise, applaud
Meaning; A sudden brief burst of, or increase in, speed, effort, activity, emotion or development.
Synonyms: rise, increment
Antonyms: diminish, decrease
5. Furtive (adjective)
Meaning; Exhibiting guilty or evasive secrecy.
6. Obstreperous (adjective)
Meaning; Attended by, or making, a loud and tumultuous noise; boisterous.
7. Laureate (noun)
Meaning; One crowned with laurel/honour
Importance of Vocabulary Words in the English Language
- The reading comprehension on which 50% of the English language section questions are based requires the candidate to have good reading skills and requires a good hold of 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 20 & 21 August 2023|