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:
- Vow (verb)
Meaning; A solemn promise to perform some act, or behave in a specified manner,
Synonyms: oath, swear
Antonyms: quit, cheat
- Inflict (verb)
Meaning; To thrust upon; to impose.
Synonyms: punish, impose
Antonyms: release, leave
- Foment (verb)
Meaning; To incite or cause troublesome acts; to encourage; to instigate.
Synonyms: provoke, excite
Antonyms: Pacify, subdue
- Grip (verb)
Meaning; To take hold of, particularly with the hand.
Synonyms: hold, grab
Antonyms: free, liberate
- Protege (noun)
Meaning; A person guided and protected by a more prominent person.
Synonyms: dependent, pupil
Antonyms: adult, independent
- Gripe (verb)
Meaning; To suffer griping pains.
Synonyms: scream, grumble
Antonyms: endure, tolerate
- Bait (noun)
Meaning; Anything which allures; something used to lure or entice someone
Synonyms: lure, trap
Antonyms: discouragement, restriction
- Pound (verb)
Meaning; To strike hard, usually repeatedly.
Synonyms: punch, beat
Antonyms: protect, safeguard
- Ravenous (adjective)
Meaning; Very hungry.
Synonyms: greedy, edacious
Antonyms: satisfied, content
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.