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

indite - write; compose
natal - connected with birth; CF. prenatal; CF. postnatal
expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word
pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
promulgate - announce; proclaim a doctrine or law; make known by official publication
iridescent - exhibiting rainbowlike colors; Ex. iridescent oil slick; N. iridescence
breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
knotty - intricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)