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

::: forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
::: prerogative - privilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before
::: traverse - go through or across
::: lechery - gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man
::: gibe - mock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks
::: sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track
::: injurious - harmful; causing injury
::: mortician - undertaker; CF. death
::: disband - dissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.
::: parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)