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. Culling (verb)
Meaning; The act by which things are culled; the process of selecting for acceptance or removal.
Antonyms; spurn, reject
Synonyms; choose, elect
2. Pallid (adjective)
Meaning; Appearing weak, pale
Antonyms; flush, glowing
Synonyms; pale, livid
3. Macabre (Adjective)
Meaning; Ghastly, shocking, terrifying.
Synonyms; dangerous, terrific
Antonyms; pleasant, satisfying
4. Boast (verb)
Meaning; To speak in exulting language of another; to glory
5. Stipulate (verb)
Meaning; To require (something) as a condition of a contract
Synonyms; prescribe, assign
Antonyms; surrender, relinquish
6. Whine (noun)
Meaning; a long-drawn, high-pitched complaining cry or sound
7. Coercion (noun)
Meaning; Actual or threatened force for the purpose of compelling action by another person
Antonyms; supporting, helping
Synonyms; oppression, compulsion
8. Codify (verb)
Meaning; To collect and arrange in a systematic form
Synonyms; arrange, systematize
Antonyms; disturb, abrogate
9. Lacunae (noun)
Meaning; a small blank space; a gap or vacancy;
Synonyms; dearth, deficit
Antonyms; surplus, adequate
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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