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

unseemly - unbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
morbid - given to unwholesome or unhealthy thought; moody; characteristic of disease; Ex. morbid curiosity; N. morbidity; CF. disease
synchronous - similarly timed; simultaneous with; occurring at the same time; V. synchronize
exuberance - overflowing abundance; joyful enthusiasm; flamboyance; lavishness; ADJ. exuberant: high-spirited and lively; growing abundantly and strongly
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
selective - careful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
obsolete - outmoded; no longer used
codify - arrange (laws or rules) as a code; classify; N. code: system of words used instead of ordinary writing; collection of laws, rules, established social customs