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:
1. Petulant (adjective)
Meaning; forward; pert; insolent
Antonyms; patient, easy going
Synonyms; impatient, crabby
2. Abominate (verb)
Meaning; To feel disgust towards
Antonyms; love, affection
Synonyms; despise, abhor
3. Nab (verb)
Meaning; To seize, arrest or take into custody
Synonyms; arrest, hold
Antonyms; liberate, free
4. Onlooker (noun)
Meaning; A spectator; someone looks on or watches, without becoming involved or participating.
Synonyms; viewer, spectator
Antonyms; Participant, player
5. Plummet (noun)
Meaning; Violent or dramatic fall
Synonyms; decline, diminish
Antonyms; increase, rise
6. Stupefy (verb)
Meaning; reducing responsiveness; to dazzle or stun.
7. Jockey (verb)
Meaning; To maneuver (something) by skill for one’s advantage.
Antonyms; mislead, misguide
Synonyms; maneuver, engineer
8. Fume (verb)
Meaning; To express or feel great anger.
Synonyms; blow up
9. Plethora (noun)
Meaning; An excessive amount or number; an abundance
Synonyms; slew, abundance
Antonyms; rarity, scarcity
10. Meek (adjective)
Meaning; Submissive, dispirited
Synonyms; submissive, supportive
Antonyms; critical, bold
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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