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

ecosystem - ecological community together with its environment
desiccate - dry up
propitiate - appease; conciliate; make peaceful; ADJ. propitiatory
kernel - central or vital part; core; whole seed (as of corn)
antithesis - contrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
imperil - put in danger
rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
insensate - without feeling; lacking sense; foolish