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:
- Arrant (adjective)
Meaning; Utter; complete
Antonyms; light, minor
Synonyms; sheer, absolute
- Epicene (adjective)
Meaning; Of or relating to a class of Greek and Latin nouns that may refer to males or females but have a fixed grammatical gender
Antonyms; manly, masculine
Synonyms; womanish, unmanly
- Preponderance (noun)
Meaning; Excess or superiority of weight, influence, or power, etc.; an outweighing
- Caulk (verb)
Meaning; To apply caulking to joints, cracks, or a juncture of different materials.
Synonyms; block, restrict
Antonyms; free, allow
- Purge (noun)
Meaning; A forcible removal of people, for example, from political activity.
Synonyms; expulsion, termination
Antonyms; keep, hold
- Atrophy (verb)
Meaning; To cause to waste away or become abortive; to starve or weaken.
Synonyms; decline, dwindle
Antonyms; flourish, strengthen
- Backstop (noun)
Meaning; A wall or fence behind home plate.
Antonyms; limitation, sanction
Synonyms; prevention, safeguard
- Proclivity (noun)
Meaning; A predisposition or natural inclination
Synonyms; like, affinity
Antonyms; dislike, hate
- Tenacious (Adjective)
Meaning; Holding together; cohesive.
- Erect (Verb)
Meaning; To lift up; to elevate; to exalt; to magnify.
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.
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