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:
- Baiter (noun)
Meaning; A troll who deliberately posts aggravating messages or criticism
Synonyms: opponent, Heckler
Antonyms: supporter, defender
Meaning; To copy or imitate, especially a person.
Synonyms; imitate, follow
Antonyms; disaffect, unfollow
- Contrition (noun)
Meaning; The state of being contrite; sincere penitence or remorse.
Synonyms: regret, remorse
Antonyms: remorselessness, impenitence
- Embellish (verb)
Meaning; To make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate.
Synonyms: arrange, adorn
Antonyms: reduce, diminish
- Afflict (verb)
Meaning; To cause (someone) pain, suffering or distress
- Oversight (noun)
Meaning; An omission; something that is left out, missed or forgotten.
Synonyms; failure, lapse
Antonyms; careful, attention
Meaning; Praise; accolades.
Synonyms: praise, applaud
Antonyms: dishonor, criticize
- Cudgels (noun)
Meaning; A short heavy club with a rounded head used as a weapon.
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.