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:
- Salubrious (adjective)
Meaning; Promoting health or well-being
Synonyms; medicinal, healthful
Antonyms; unhealthy, harmful
- Relent (verb)
Meaning; To become less rigid or hard; to soften; to yield; to dissolve
Synonyms: submit, concede
Antonyms: confront, defy
- Muzzle (verb)
Meaning; To restrain (from speaking, expressing opinion or acting); gag, silence, censor.
Synonyms: suppress, curb
Antonyms: unleash, free
- Traumatic (adjective)
Meaning; Of, caused by, or causing trauma.
Synonyms: shocking, horrific
Antonyms: pleasing, soothing
- Glee (noun)
Meaning; Joy; happiness
Synonyms: pleasure, joy
Antonyms: displeasure, disappointment
- Cleave (verb)
Meaning; To split or sever something
Synonyms: split, divide
Antonyms: Unite, connect
- Gleaned (verb)
Meaning; To gather what is left in
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.