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 Visual vocabulary words and their meanings.
- Stymie (verb)
Meaning; An obstacle or obstruction.
Synonyms: hinder, obstruct
Antonyms: assist, allow
- Perilous (adjective)
Meaning; Dangerous, full of peril.
Synonyms: unsafe, harmful
Antonyms: safe, secure
- Respite (meaning)
Meaning; A brief interval of rest or relief.
Synonyms: rest, interval
Antonyms: continuous, ceaseless
Meaning; To please or entertain
Synonyms: fascinate, delight
Antonyms: bore, upset
- Scathing (Adjective)
Meaning; harshly or bitterly critical
Synonyms: savage, fierce
Antonyms: gentle, mild
- Probity (noun)
Meaning; honesty and decency
- Fitful (adjective)
Meaning; Irregular; unsteady; characterized by fits.
Synonyms: sporadic, unsteady
Antonyms: steady, constant
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.