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
- Satrap (noun)
Meaning; A governor or a subordinate ruler.
Synonyms: viceroy, Governor
Antonyms: servant, butler
- Noxious (adjective)
Meaning; Harmful; injurious.
Synonyms: harmful, bad
Antonyms: useful, helpful
- Flout (verb)
Meaning; To express contempt for (laws, rules, etc.) by word or action.
Synonyms: defy, disregard
Antonyms: honour, respect
- Persistent (Adjective)
Meaning; Obstinately refusing to give up or let go.
Synonyms: firm, resolute
Antonyms: weak, irresolute
- Tenuous (adjective)
Meaning; Thin in substance or consistency.
Synonyms: weak, fragile
Antonyms: strong, convincing
- Listless (adjective)
Meaning; Lacking energy, enthusiasm, or liveliness
Synonyms: spiritless, lethargic
Antonyms: active, lively
- Alacritous (adjective)
Meaning; Brisk, speedy, with alacrity, quick and eager.
Synonyms: fast, speedy
Antonyms: slow, lag
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.