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. Hover (verb)
Meaning; To linger or hang in one place
Antonyms; move, shift
Synonyms; linger, stick around
2. Ennui (noun)
Meaning; A gripping listlessness
Synonyms; listlessness, boredom
3. Perilous (adjective)
Meaning; Dangerous, full of peril.
Synonyms; unsafe, harmful
Antonyms; safe, secure
Meaning; To please or entertain
Synonyms; fascinate, delight
Antonyms; bore, upset
5. Salutary (Adjective)
Meaning; Effecting or designed to effect an improvement; remedial
Synonyms; profitable, beneficial
Antonyms; irrelevant, unproductive
6. Scathing (Adjective)
Meaning; harshly or bitterly critical
Synonyms; savage, fierce
Antonyms; gentle, mild
7. Cogent (adjective)
Meaning; Reasonable and convincing;
Antonyms; vague, illogical
Synonyms; logical, sensible
8. Cudgels (noun)
Meaning; A short heavy club with a rounded head used as a weapon.
Synonyms; attack, assault
Antonyms; reward, praise
9. Brazen (Adjective)
Meaning; Extremely strong;
Synonyms; bold, straight
Antonyms; shy, quiet
10. Riposte (noun)
Meaning; a counter-attack in any combat or any sport
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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