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:
- Perfunctory (adjective)
Meaning; Done only to fulfill a duty or in a careless or indifferent manner;
- Comity (noun)
Meaning; Courtesy and considerate behaviour
Synonyms: compassion, consideration
Antonyms: rudeness, cruelty
- Berate (verb)
Meaning; to chide or scold vehemently
Synonyms: chastise, reprimand
Antonyms: praise, applaud
- Nimble (adjective)
Meaning; Quick-witted and alert.
Synonyms: clever, alert
Antonyms: dull, dorky
- Beset (verb)
Meaning; To attack or assail
Synonyms: harass, attack
Antonyms: help, aid
- Dissidence (noun)
Meaning; The state of being dissident or In a manner that disagrees
Synonyms: disagreement, disharmony
Antonyms: agreement, harmony
- Heft (verb)
- Scurrility (noun)
Meaning; vulgar abuse
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.