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.
- Unsavoury (adjective)
Meaning; Of bad taste; distasteful.
Antonyms; kind, pleasant
Synonyms; rough, unpleasant
- Behove (verb)
meaning; To be necessary for
Antonyms; optional, unnecessary
Synonyms; obligatory, required
- Poignant (Adjective)
meaning; Evoking strong mental sensation, to the point of distress
- Grave (adjective)
meaning; Characterised by a dignified sense of seriousness
synonyms; critical, urgent
antonyms; insignificant, worthless
- Sulk (noun)
meaning; A state of sulking or unhappiness
synonyms; sad, hump
Antonyms; happy, cheerful
- Bandy (verb)
meaning; To use or pass about casually.
synonyms; discuss, propagate
antonyms; limit, obstruct
- Malady (noun)
meaning; Any ailment or disease of the body
antonyms; health, strong
synonyms; illness, disability
- Trammel (noun)
meaning; Whatever impedes activity, progress
synonyms; constraint, impediment
antonyms; assistance, ease
- Hapless (adjective)
meaning; Very unlucky; ill-fated
synonyms; unlucky, unfortunate
antonyms; lucky, fortunate
- Wield (verb)
meaning; To command
synonyms; command, hold
antonyms; drop, avoid
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.