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:
- Audacity (noun)
Meaning; Fearlessness, intrepid or daring, especially with confident disregard for personal safety, conventional thought, or other restrictions.
- Eschew (verb)
Meaning; To avoid; to shun, to shy away from.
Synonyms: abjure, renounce
Antonyms: involve, engage
- Confound (verb)
Meaning; To perplex or puzzle
Synonyms: astonish, stun
Antonyms: relax, comfort
- Boisterous (adjective)
Meaning; Full of energy; exuberant
Synonyms: spirited, joyful
Antonyms: restrained, controlled
- Dash (noun)
Meaning; A rushing or violent onset.
Synonyms: shatter, devastate
Antonyms: enhance, upgrade
- Subvert (verb)
Meaning; To overturn from the foundation; to overthrow
Synonyms: disturb, unsettle
Antonyms: settle, ameliorate
- Scourge (noun)
Meaning; A means to inflict such pain or destruction.
Synonyms: menace, misfortune
Antonyms: blessing, protection
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.