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
- Fraught (adjective)
Meaning; Distressed or causing distress
Synonyms: stress, anxious
Antonyms: calm, tranquil
- Alacrity (noun)
Meaning; Eagerness; liveliness; enthusiasm.
Synonyms: alertness, eagerness
Antonyms: apathy, indifference
- Discreet (Adjective)
Meaning; Respectful of privacy or secrecy; exercising caution in order to avoid causing embarrassment;
Synonyms: careful, cautious
Antonyms: careless, senseless
- Hegemon (noun)
Meaning; A dominating leader or force.
Synonyms: head, commander
Antonyms: follower, backer
- Coherent (adjective)
Meaning; Orderly, logical and consistent.
Synonyms: logical, rational
Antonyms: illogical, confused
- Sober (adjective)
Meaning; moderate; realistic; serious
Antonyms; joyful, cheerful
Synonyms; serious, grave
- Mollify (verb)
Meaning; To ease a burden, particularly worry; make less painful; to comfort.
Synonyms: pacify, soothe
Antonyms: inflame, infuriate
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.