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:
- Abstract (verb)
Meaning; to remove something from somewhere.
Synonyms: remove, extract
Antonyms: incorporate, add
- Vicious (adjective)
Meaning; Violent, destructive
Synonyms: ruthless, ferocious
Antonyms: generous, kind
- Cudgels (noun)
Meaning; A short heavy club with a rounded head used as a weapon.
- Thaw (noun)
Meaning; To grow gentle or genial.
Synonyms: amiability, affability
Antonyms: hostile, aggressive
- Nightmare (noun)
Meaning; Any bad, miserable, difficult or terrifying situation or experience
Synonyms: dread, torment
Antonyms: pleasant, entertaining
- Dissuade (verb)
Meaning; To convince not to try or do.
Synonyms: derail, diverge
Antonyms: straight, stable
- Predatory (adjective)
Meaning; Exploiting or victimizing others for personal gain.
Synonyms: exploitative, greedy
Antonyms: supportive, selfless
- Gnaw (verb)
Meaning; To produce excessive anxiety or worry.
Synonyms: torture, trouble
Antonyms: soothe, aid
- Disenchantment (noun)
Synonyms: Dissatisfaction, Discontent
Antonyms: content, pleased
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.