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. Leverage (noun)
Meaning; By extension, any influence which is compounded or used to gain an advantage.
Antonyms; impotence, powerlessness
Synonyms; influence, dominance
2. Vicious (adjective)
Meaning; Violent, destructive, and cruel.
Antonyms; Benevolent, Generous
Synonyms; Ruthless, Brutal
3. Adhere (verb)
Meaning; To be attached or devoted by personal union, in belief, on principle
Synonyms; follow, stick
Antonyms; deviate, ignore
4. Predatory (adjective)
Meaning; Exploiting or victimizing others for personal gain.
Synonyms; Greedy, exploitative
Antonyms; Selfless, supportive
5. Cumbersome (adjective)
Meaning; Burdensome or hindering, as a weight or drag; vexatious
Synonyms; complex, complicated
Antonyms; systematic, straightforward
6. Frenzy (Adjective)
Meaning; Mad; frantic
Synonyms; Frantic, Hectic
Antonyms; pacific, calm
7. Turgid (adjective)
Meaning; Distended beyond the natural state by some internal agent, especially fluid, or expansive force.
Synonyms; inflated, bloated
Antonyms; deflated, contracted
8. Nightmare (noun)
Meaning; Any bad, miserable, difficult, or terrifying situation or experience that arouses anxiety, terror, agony, or great displeasure.
Synonyms; dread, phobia
Antonyms; Gratifying, Pleasant
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.