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:
- Riposte (noun)
Meaning; a counter-attack in any combat or any sport
- Ennui (noun)
Meaning; A gripping listlessness or melancholia caused by boredom; depression.
Synonyms: boredom, listlessness
Antonyms: contentment, empathy
- Malaise (noun)
Meaning; A feeling of general bodily discomfort, fatigue, or unpleasantness
Synonyms: unhappiness, uneasiness
Antonyms: happiness, comfort
- Salvage (verb)
Meaning; Of property, people, or situations at risk, to rescue.
Synonyms: save, recover
Antonyms: abandon, endanger
- Akin (noun)
Meaning; Allied by nature; similar; partaking of the same properties; of the same kind
Synonyms: alike, similar
Antonyms: unlike, different
- Meager (adjective)
Meaning; Deficient or inferior in amount, quality or extent
Synonyms: sparse, inadequate
Antonyms: enough, adequate
- Embellish (verb)
Meaning; To make it more beautiful and attractive; to decorate
- Nagging (adjective)
Meaning; Causing persistent mild pain, or annoyance.
Synonyms: distressing, painful
Antonyms: joyful, cheerful
- Usurp (verb)
Meaning; To seize power from another, usually by illegitimate means.
Synonyms: seize, expropriate
Antonyms: give, surrender
The motive of the Vocabulary Words
We all know that visuals give a deep impact on our minds to learn something. In this new Visual Vocabulary Drive, We will be giving you new vocabulary words daily with a visual and their meaning, synonyms, antonyms, and usage that will familiarize you with a vast variety of words and increase your overall vocabulary. Candidates must check the vocabulary page daily for new words.
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 skill 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.