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. Grim (adjective)
Meaning; dismal and gloomy, cold and forbidding
Antonyms; friendly, pleasant
Synonyms; terrible, dreadful
2. Hinterland (noun)
Meaning; A remote or undeveloped area, a backwater
Antonyms; nearby, center
Synonyms; distant, remote
3. Breakthrough (noun)
Meaning; Any major progress
Synonyms; headway, success
Antonyms; setback, difficulty
4. Caveat (noun)
Meaning; A warning.
Synonyms; warning, cautious
Antonyms; ignore, discourage
5. Interdict (noun)
Meaning; An injunction.
6. Warring (adjective)
Meaning; engaged in war; belligerent
Synonyms; contradicting, opposing
Antonyms; bolstering, supporting
7. Throes (noun)
Meaning; A hard struggle
Antonyms; satisfaction, pleasure
Synonyms; pain, torture
8. Staid (adjective)
Meaning; Not capricious or impulsive; sedate, serious, sober.
Synonyms; earnest, humorless
9. Encumbrance (noun)
Meaning; Something that encumbers; a burden that must be carried.
Synonyms; obstruction, hindrance
Antonyms; asset, helpful
10. Tarnish (verb)
Meaning; To soil, sully, damage or compromise
Synonyms; blacken, smear
Antonyms; purify, enhance
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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