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:
- Purloin (verb)
Meaning; To take the property of another, often in breach of trust; to appropriate wrongfully; to steal.
Synonyms: steal, loot
Antonyms: donate, contribute
- Contrition (noun)
Meaning; The state of being contrite; sincere penitence or remorse.
Synonyms: regret, remorse
- Environ (verb)
Meaning; To surround; to encircle
Synonyms: surround, encircle
Antonyms: free, liberate
- Carnage (noun)
Meaning; Death and destruction.
- Coherence (noun)
Meaning; The quality of cohering, or being coherent; internal consistency.
Synonyms: consistency, unity
Antonyms: inconsistency, disunity
- Feeble (adjective)
Meaning; Deficient in physical strength
Synonyms: weak, unwell
Antonyms: strong, well
- Ameliorate (verb)
Meaning; To make better, or improve, something
Synonyms: upgrade, improve
Antonyms: diminish, degrade
- Plaintive (adjective)
Meaning; Sounding sorrowful, mournful or melancholic.
Synonyms: painful, wistful
Antonyms: delightful, pleasant
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.