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
- Clout (noun)
Meaning; Influence or effectiveness, especially political.
Synonyms: influence, dominance
Antonyms: insignificance, irrelevance
- Stint (noun)
Meaning; A period of time spent doing or being something; a spell.
Synonyms: duty, job
Antonyms: leisure, pastime
- Daunting (adjective)
Meaning; Discouraging; inspiring fear
Synonyms: unsettling, dismaying
Antonyms: settling, comforting
- Tactical (adjective)
Meaning; of, or relating to tactics
Synonyms: planned, strategic
Antonyms: unplanned, spontaneous
- Shamble (verb)
Meaning; To walk while shuffling or dragging the feet.
Synonyms: Stride, tread
Antonyms: unmoving, immobile
- Scoff (verb)
Meaning; Derision; ridicule; a derisive or mocking expression of scorn, contempt, or reproach.
Synonyms: ridicule, contemn
Antonyms: praise, compliment
- Fleece (verb)
Meaning; To con or trick (someone) out of money.
Synonyms: cheat, occupy
Antonyms: grant, offer
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.