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

::: chant - tune(melody) in which a number of words are sung on the same note; V: sing (a chant); utter (a slogan) in the manner of a chant
::: fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
::: patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
::: pernicious - very harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia
::: coax - persuade by flattery
::: rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
::: blight - plant disease; V: infect with blight; ruin; destroy
::: propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
::: muster - gather; assemble (troops); Ex. muster up one's strength for the ordeal; N.
::: sap - diminish; weaken; undermine the foundations of (a fortification); Ex. The element kryptonite sapped his strength.