Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

More Vocab Words

fringe - decorative edge of hanging threads; edge
rostrum - raised platform for speech-making; pulpit
scorch - sear; N.
abash - embarrass
slink - move furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
procrastinate - postpone; delay or put off
concession - an act of yielding; conceding; something conceded; point, right, etc. given unwillingly; privilege of maintaining a business in a certain place; Ex. oil concessions in the North sea; CF. concessionaire
optimist - person who looks on the bright side; N. optimism
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
constitution - constituting; system of laws; composition of something; physical makeup or structure of a person; Ex. men with strong constitutions