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:
- Exhortation (noun)
Meaning; Language intended to incite and encourage
Synonyms: encouragement, persuasion
Antonyms: Discouragement, despair
- Apportion (noun)
Meaning; To divide and distribute portions of a whole.
Synonyms: divide, distribute
Antonyms: withhold, keep
- Woo (verb)
Meaning; To endeavor to gain someone’s support.
Synonyms: attract, solicit
Antonyms: repulse, reject
- Burst (noun)
Meaning; A sudden, often intense, expression, manifestation or display.
Synonyms: erupt, explode
Antonyms: peaceful, stable
- Fate (noun)
Meaning; The effect, consequence, outcome
- Garner (verb)
Meaning; To gather, amass, hoard
Synonyms: gather, amass
Antonyms: separate, disperse
- Tailspin (noun)
Meaning; Any sharp, sustained, often uncontrollable descent or decline.
Synonyms: slide, slant
Antonyms: ascent, rise
- Upbeat (adjective)
Meaning; Having a positive, lively, or perky tone, attitude
Synonyms: happy, cheery
Antonyms: unhappy, depressed
- Inimitable (adjective)
Meaning; Beyond imitation, surpassing all others, matchless.
Synonyms: supreme, perfect
Antonyms: common, usual
10. Drove (noun)
Meaning; A number of cattle driven to market or new pastures.
Synonyms: flock, herd
Antonyms: few, trickle
11. Glee (noun)
Meaning; Joy; happiness
12. Jest (verb)
Meaning; To tell a joke; to talk in a playful manner
Synonyms: mock, tease
Antonyms: compliment, commend
13. Enthuse (verb)
Meaning; to show enthusiasm
Synonyms: motivated, excited
Antonyms: demotivated, depressed
14. Truncate (verb)
Meaning; To shorten (something) by, or as if by, cutting part of it off.
Synonyms: cut, trim
Antonyms: stretch, extend
15. Rarity (noun)
Meaning; A measure of the scarcity of an object.
Synonyms: exception, scarcity
Antonyms: regularity, uniformity
16. Backlash (noun)
Meaning; A negative reaction, objection, or outcry, especially of a violent or abrupt nature.
Synonyms: retaliation, counterattack
Antonyms: cause, ground
17. Heckle (verb)
Meaning; To insult, tease, make fun of or badger.
18. Ablution (noun)
Meaning; The act of washing or cleansing the body
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.