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:
- Relegate (verb)
Meaning; exile, banish, remove, or send away.
Synonyms: degrade, downgrade
Antonyms: upgrade, promote
- Sanctify (verb)
Meaning; To free from sin; to purify.
Synonyms: consecrate, hallow
Antonyms: Disapprove, profane
- Abstruse (adjective)
Meaning; Difficult to comprehend or understand
Synonyms: esoteric, obscure
Antonyms: clear, apparent
- Petulance (verb)
Meaning; Rudeness, insolence
Synonyms: cynicism, viciousness
Antonyms: politeness, kindness
- Farce (noun)
Meaning; A ridiculous or empty show.
Synonyms: travesty, charade
Antonyms: reverence, sobriety
- Delve (verb)
Meaning; To dig, to excavate, to search deeply
Antonyms; neglect, ignore
Synonyms; probe, examine
- Paranoid (noun)
Meaning; Someone suffering from paranoia(irrational distrust of others)
Synonyms: suspicious, distrustful
Antonyms: secure, trustful
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.