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:
- Bane (noun)
Meaning; A cause of misery or death; an affliction or curse.
Synonyms: destruction, catastrophe
Antonyms: construction, blessing
- Beleaguer (verb)
Meaning; To besiege; to surround with troops
Synonyms: block, confine
Antonyms: free, liberate
- Blunt (verb)
Meaning; To dull the edge or point of, by making it thicker
- Woe (noun)
Meaning; Great sadness or distress;
Synonyms: agony, distress
Antonyms: comfort, relax
- Tinge (verb)
Meaning; To add a small amount of color
Synonyms: shade, dye
Antonyms: bleach, discolor
- Eerie (adjective)
Meaning; strange, weird, fear-inspiring
Synonyms: haunting, frightening
Antonyms: soothing, pleasing
- Wreak (verb)
Meaning; To cause, inflict or let out, especially if causing harm or injury.
- Showcase (verb)
Meaning; the case for displaying merchandise or valuable items.
- Environ (verb)
Meaning; To surround
Synonyms: surround, encircle
Antonyms: free, release
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 a 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.