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 Visual vocabulary words and their meanings.
- Painstaking (adjective)
Meaning; Carefully attentive to details
- Overture (noun)
Meaning; An approach or proposal
- Unbeknownst (adjective)
Meaning; without the knowledge of
Synonyms: undiscovered, mysterious
Antonyms: discovered, known
- Confound (verb)
Meaning; To perplex or puzzle
- Coruscate (verb)
Meaning; To give off light; to reflect in flashes; to sparkle
Synonyms: sparkle, shimmer
Antonyms: dull, dim
- Abysmal (adjective)
Meaning; extremely bad; terrible.
Synonyms: awful, bad
Antonyms: good, nice
- Fidgety (adjective)
Meaning; Having, or pertaining to, a tendency to fidget; restless
Synonyms: uneasy, restless
Antonyms: calm, tranquil
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.