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:
- Scalding (adjective)
Meaning; An instance of scalding: a burn
- Heave (verb)
Meaning; To lift with difficulty
Synonyms: pull, drag
Antonyms: push, hold
- Thrall (noun)
Meaning; One who is enslaved or under mind control.
- Choppy (adjective)
Meaning; Discontinuous, intermittent
Synonyms: turbulent, stormy
Antonyms: silent, calm
- Abstemious (adjective)
Meaning; temperance or moderation
Synonyms: moderate, temperate
Antonyms: voracious, intemperate
- Slate (verb)
Meaning; To criticize harshly.
Synonyms: lambaste, attack
Antonyms: praise, applaud
- Veer (verb)
Meaning; To change direction or course suddenly; to swerve
Synonyms: sheer, drive
Antonyms: stable, static
- Adroit (adjective)
Meaning; Deft, dexterous, or skillful
Synonyms: skilful, agile
Antonyms: incompetent, unskilled
- Foist (verb)
Meaning; To force another to accept especially by stealth or deceit.
Synonyms: force, inflict
Antonyms: remove, prevent
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.