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:
- Leery (adjective)
Meaning; Cautious, suspicious, wary, hesitant, or nervous
Synonyms: distrustful, suspicious
Antonyms: trustful, secure
- Venture (verb)
Meaning; To undertake a risky or daring journey.
Synonyms: gamble, dare
Antonyms: hide, avoid
- Concise (adjective)
Meaning; brief, yet including all important information
Synonyms: brief, summary
Antonyms: description, expansion
- Hinge (noun)
Meaning; A jointed or flexible device that allows the pivoting of a door
Synonyms: rely, depend
Antonyms: free, independent
- Cripple (verb)
Meaning; to damage seriously; to destroy
Synonyms: weaken, hurt
Antonyms: aid, support
- Caustic (adjective)
Meaning; Capable of burning, corroding or destroying organic tissue
- Cohort (noun)
Meaning; A group of people supporting the same thing or person
Synonyms: partner, comrade
Antonyms: enemy, foe
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 a 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.