Vocabulary Words: 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 Words:
- Stymie (verb)
Meaning; An obstacle or obstruction.
Synonyms: hinder, obstruct
Antonyms: assist, allow
- Altruist (noun)
Synonyms: benevolent, generous
Antonyms: selfish, uncharitable
- Respite (meaning)
Meaning; A brief interval of rest or relief.
Synonyms: rest, interval
Antonyms: continuous, ceaseless
- Obfuscation (noun)
Meaning; Confusion, bewilderment, or a baffled state
- Scoff (verb)
Meaning; Derision; ridicule; a derisive or mocking expression of scorn
Synonyms: ridicule, mock
Antonyms: compliment, praise
- Insistence (noun)
Meaning; An urgent demand.
Synonyms: assertion, declaration
Antonyms: request, concealment
- Fitful (adjective)
Meaning; Irregular; unsteady; characterized by fits.
Synonyms: sporadic, unsteady
Antonyms: steady, constant
Importance of Vocabulary Words in the English Language
- The reading comprehension from which 50% of the English language section questions are based requires the candidate to have good reading skills and 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 English tests where vocabulary can be used.