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:
- Terse (adjective)
Meaning; Of speech or style: brief, concise, to the point.
Synonyms: laconic, concise
Antonyms: elaborate, verbose
- Avaricious (adjective)
Meaning; Actuated by avarice; extremely greedy for wealth or material gain
Synonyms: greedy, selfish
Antonyms: generous, unselfish
- Sordid (adjective)
Meaning; Dirty or squalid.
Synonyms: miserable, dirty
Antonyms: pleasant, clean
- Impound (verb)
Meaning; to collect and hold
- Scrupulously (adverb)
Meaning; In a careful manner
Synonyms: carefully, cautiously
Antonyms: carelessly, inattentively
- Docile (adjective)
Meaning; Ready to accept instruction or direction; obedient; subservient
- Contention (noun)
Meaning; Argument, contest, debate, strife, struggle.
Synonyms: argument, dispute
Antonyms: harmony, agreement
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.
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