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. Henchman (noun)
Meaning; A loyal and trusted follower or subordinate.
Antonyms; captain, chief
Synonyms; assistant, helper
2. Bruised (adjective)
Meaning; A dark mark
Antonyms; strong, healthy
Synonyms; damaged, injured
3. Trivial (adjective)
Meaning; Ignorable; of little significance or value
4. Dilatory (adjective)
Meaning; Intentionally delaying
Synonyms; slack, sluggish
Antonyms; fast, quick
5. Piquant (adjective)
Meaning; Stimulating to the senses; engaging
Synonyms; fascinating, interesting
Antonyms; dull, boring
6. Muckrake (verb)
Meaning; To search for and expose corruption or scandal
Synonyms; defamation, criticism
Antonyms; praise, approval
7. Sordid (adjective)
Meaning; Dirty or squalid.
Antonyms; respectable, reputable
Synonyms; foul, dishonorable
8. Munificence (noun)
Meaning; The quality of being munificent; generosity.
Synonyms; Generous, liberal
Antonyms; conservative, thrift
9. Rampant (adjective)
Meaning; Unrestrained or unchecked, usually in a negative manner.
Synonyms; uncontrolled, frequent
Antonyms; controlled, limited
10. Inglorious (adjective)
Meaning; Ignominious; disgraceful
Synonyms; disgraceful, shameful
Antonyms; respectful, appreciable
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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