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:
- Calibrate (verb)
Meaning; To check or adjust by comparison with a standard.
Synonyms: Determine, calculate
Antonyms: Approximate, Estimate
- Spate (noun)
Meaning; A sudden rush or increase
Synonyms; flurry, succession
Antonyms; drip, trickle
- Salubrious (adjective)
Meaning; Promoting health or well-being
Synonyms; medicinal, healthful
Antonyms; unhealthy, harmful
- Ennui (noun)
Meaning; A gripping listlessness or melancholia caused by boredom; depression.
- Scramble (noun)
Meaning; A rush or hurry
Synonyms; struggle, tussle
Antonyms; comfort, order
- Incandescent (adjective)
Meaning; emitting light as a result of being heated or shining very brightly
Synonyms; bright, luminous
Antonyms; dark, dim
- Lag (verb)
Meaning; to fail to keep up (the pace), to fall behind
Synonyms; linger, straggle
Antonyms; Usher, lead
- Entwine (verb)
Meaning; To twist or twine around something
Synonyms; entangle, twist
Antonyms; unwind, untwist
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.