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:
- Rampant (adjective)
Meaning; Unrestrained or unchecked, usually in a negative manner.
Synonyms; uncontrolled, frequent
Antonyms; controlled, limited
- Clinch (verb)
Meaning; To hold firmly; to clench or to make certain; to finalize
Synonyms: finalize, settle
Antonyms: confuse, unsettle
- Telltale (adjective)
Meaning; A machine or contrivance for indicating or recording something
Synonyms: reflective, denotative
Antonyms: informative, secretive
- Spiralling (verb)
Meaning; increasing continually.
Synonyms: rising, increasing
Antonyms: falling, decreasing
- Foist (verb)
Meaning; To force another to accept especially by stealth or deceit.
Synonyms: Inflict, impose
Antonyms: prevent, help
- Plaudit (noun)
Meaning; A mark or expression of applause; praise
Synonyms: commendation, appreciation
Antonyms: condemnation, criticism
- Corpus (noun)
Meaning; A collection of writings, a body, a collection.
Synonyms: compilation, collection
Antonyms: sole, individual
- Sack (verb)
Meaning; To discharge from a job or position; to fire.
Synonyms: terminate, dismiss
Antonyms: recruit, hire
- Malady (noun)
Meaning; Any ailment or disease of the body
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.