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 the Visual vocabulary words and their meaning.
Visual Vocabulary Word:
- Dearth (noun)
Meaning; Scarcity; a lack or short supply.
Synonyms; scarcity, less
Antonyms; abundance, plenty
- Discord (noun)
Meaning; Lack of concord, agreement or harmony
Synonyms; friction, conflict
Antonyms; accord, harmony
- Acrimonious (adjective)
Meaning; Harsh and sharp, or bitter
Synonyms; scathing, bitter
Antonyms; sweet, sugary
- Douse (verb)
Meaning; To put out; to extinguish.
Synonyms; extinguish, quench
Antonyms; fire, blow
- Newfound (adjective)
Meaning; Recently found; newly discovered.
Synonyms; recent, contemporary
Antonyms; erstwhile, prior
- Gloat (verb)
Meaning; To triumph, crow, relish, glory, revel.
Synonyms; relish, rejoice
Antonyms; sympathise, earful
- Backlash (noun)
Meaning; A negative reaction, objection or outcry, especially of a violent or abrupt nature.
Synonyms; fallout, reprisal
Antonyms; carry, support
- Perilous (Adjective)
Meaning; Dangerous, full of peril.
Synonyms; risky, hazardous
Antonyms; safe, secure
- Tizzy (noun)
Meaning; A state of nervous excitement, confusion, or distress; a dither
Synonyms; animosity, annoyance
Antonyms; calm, peaceful
The motive of the Visual Vocabulary Word
We all know that visuals give a deep impact on our minds to learn something. In this new Visual Vocabulary Drive, We will be giving you new words daily with a visual and its meaning, synonyms, antonyms, and their usage that will familiarize you with a vast variety of words and will increase your overall vocabulary. Candidates must check the vocabulary page daily for new words.
Importance of Vocabulary
- The reading comprehension from which 50% of the questions of the English language section are based, does not only require the candidate to have a good reading skill but also 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 portions of the English test where vocabulary can be used.