Daily Vocabulary Words 2023
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 Visual vocabulary words and their meanings.
Vocabulary Words With Antonyms & Synonyms
1. Calibrate (verb)
Meaning; To check or adjust by comparison with a standard.
Synonyms: Determine, calculate
Antonyms: Approximate, Estimate
2. Jag (verb)
Meaning; A sharp projection.
Synonyms: spiky, pointed
Antonyms: soft, smooth
3. Salubrious (adjective)
Meaning; Promoting health or well-being
Synonyms: medicinal, healthful
Antonyms: unhealthy, harmful
4. Terse (adjective)
Meaning; Of speech or style: brief, concise, to the point.
Synonyms: laconic, concise
Antonyms: elaborate, verbose
5. Proscribe (verb)
Meaning; A problem affecting function
Synonyms: ban, prohibit
Antonyms: allow, permit
6. Jockey (verb)
Meaning; To maneuver (something) by skill for one’s advantage.
Synonyms: manoeuvre, engineer
Antonyms: mislead, misguide
7. Brazen (Adjective)
Meaning; Extremely strong
Synonyms: bold, straight
Antonyms: shy, quiet
Importance of Vocabulary Words in the English Language
- The reading comprehension on which 50% of the English language section questions are based requires the candidate to have good reading skills and requires a good hold of the English vocabulary. A good vocabulary will give the candidates of a better understanding of 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.