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:
1. Precede (verb)
Meaning; To go before, go in front of.
Synonyms: predate, preexist
Antonyms: follow, succeed
- Strew (verb)
Meaning; To spread abroad; to disseminate
Synonyms: disperse, scatter
Antonyms: collect, concentrate
- Repudiate (verb)
Meaning; To refuse to have anything to do with; to disown.
Synonyms: abondon, deny
Antonyms: accept, approve
- Broach (verb)
Meaning; To open, to make an opening into; to pierce.
Synonyms: raise, introduce
Antonyms: reserve, conceal
- Alacrity (noun)
Meaning; Eagerness; liveliness; enthusiasm.
Antonyms; indifference, ignorance
Synonyms; eagerness, avidity
- Brunt (noun)
Meaning; The full adverse effects; the chief consequences
Synonyms: stress, tension
Antonyms: relaxation, peace
- Dastardly (adjective)
Meaning; in the manner of a dastard; marked by cowardice
Synonyms: evil, heinous
Antonyms: noble, nice
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.