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:
- Recalcitrant (adjective)
Meaning; Marked by a stubborn unwillingness to obey authority.
Synonyms: unmanageable, stubborn
Antonyms: manageable, compliant
- Suffuse (verb)
Meaning; To spread through or over something, especially as a liquid, colour, or light; to bathe.
- Lament (verb)
Meaning; An expression of grief, suffering, or sadness.
Synonyms: moan, mourn
Antonyms: celebrate, joy
- Shunt (verb)
Meaning; To turn aside or away; to divert.
- Internment (noun)
Meaning; Confinement within narrow limits
Synonyms: detain, restrain
Antonyms: free, liberate
- Gripe (verb)
Meaning; To suffer griping pains
Synonyms: grouch, scream
Antonyms: tolerate, enjoy
- Swathe (noun)
Meaning; A bandage; a band
Synonyms: fold, envelope
Antonyms: margin, border
- Corroborate (verb)
Meaning; To confirm or support something with additional evidence
Synonyms: verify, validate
Antonyms: reject, ignore
- Pummel (verb)
Meaning; To pound or beat.
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.