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
- Fawning (adjective)
Meaning; Seeking favor by way of flattery; flattering, servile.
Synonyms: subservient, ingratiating
Antonyms: opinionated, imperious
- Languid (adjective)
Meaning; Lacking enthusiasm, energy
Synonyms: lethargic, lazy
Antonyms: active, energetic
- Kudos (noun)
Meaning; Praise; accolades.
Synonyms: praise, applaud
Antonyms: dishonor, criticise
- Cudgels (noun)
Meaning; A short heavy club with a rounded head used as a weapon.
- Strife (noun)
Meaning; Bitter conflict, sometimes violent
Synonyms: conflict, disagreement
Antonyms: peace, agreement
- Heft (noun)
Meaning; Heaviness, the feel of weight
Synonyms: heavy, burdensome
Antonyms: light, floaty
- Constrict (verb)
Meaning; To limit or restrict.
Synonyms: hold, circumscribe
Antonyms: loosen, free
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.