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:
- Meek (adjective)
Meaning; Submissive, dispirited
Synonyms: submissive, supportive
Antonyms: critical, bold
- Petulant (adjective)
Meaning; childishly irritable, insolent
Synonyms: impatient, crabby
Antonyms: patient, easy going
Meaning; To feel disgust towards
Synonyms: despise, abhor
Antonyms: love, affection
- Nab (verb)
Meaning; To seize, arrest or take into custody
Synonyms: arrest, hold
Antonyms: liberate, free
- Onlooker (noun)
Meaning; A spectator; someone looks on or watches, without becoming involved or participating.
Synonyms: viewer, spectator
Antonyms: Participant, player
- Stupefy (verb)
Meaning; reducing responsiveness; to dazzle or stun.
- Hover (verb)
Meaning; To linger or hang in one place
Antonyms; move, shift
Synonyms; linger, stick around
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.