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

fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)
odyssey - long, eventful, adventurous journey
bilk - swindle; cheat
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
epigram - witty thought or saying, usually short
demerit - fault; bad quality
ominous - threatening; of an evil omen
shaving - very thin piece, usually of wood (cut from a surface with a sharp blade)
checkered - (chequered) marked by great changes in fortune; with many changes of fortuene; CF. checked: having a pattern of squares