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:
- Spurn (verb)
Meaning; To reject
Synonyms: refuse, avoid
Antonyms: accept, agree
- Augur (verb)
Meaning; To anticipate, to foretell
Synonyms: predict, foreshadow
Antonyms: assure, certify
- Bulwark (noun)
Meaning; A defensive wall or rampart.
Synonyms: restriction, barrier
Antonyms: passage, gateway
- Heckle (verb)
Meaning; To question harshly in an attempt to find or reveal
- Banishment (noun)
Meaning; The state of being banished, exile
- Contour (noun)
Meaning; An outline, boundary or border
Synonyms: shape, lineation
Antonyms: shapeless, damaged
- Deflate (verb)
Meaning; To reduce the amount
Synonyms: devalue, decrease
Antonyms: revalue, increase
- Conundrum (noun)
Meaning; A difficult question or riddle
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.