Vocabulary Words: For most Government Job 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:
- Grisly (adjective)
Meaning; Horrifyingly repellent; gruesome, terrifying.
Synonyms: frightful, gruesome
Antonyms: pleasant, charming
- Fraught (adjective)
Meaning; Distressed or causing distress
Synonyms: anxious, upset
Antonyms: placid, calm
- Stirring (adjective)
- Amicable (adjective)
Meaning; Showing friendliness or goodwill
Synonyms: amiable, friendly
Antonyms: hostile, unfriendly
- Splurge (verb)
Meaning; To spend lavishly or extravagantly, especially money
Synonyms: fling, disburse
Antonyms: preserve, hoard
- Morph (verb)
Meaning; To change shape, from one form to another,
Synonyms: transform, convert
Antonyms: preserve, maintain
- Jovial (adjective)
Meaning; Cheerful and good-humored; jolly, merry.
- Dampen (verb)
Meaning; To depress; to check; to make dull; to lessen
Synonyms: lessen, reduce
Antonyms: increase, enhance
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.