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

prowess - extraordinary ability; military bravery; Ex. prowess in battle
putrid - decayed and foul-smelling; foul; rotten; decayed; N. putridity
desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
terrestrial - on or relating to the earth
nocturnal - done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne
blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
antipathy - aversion; dislike or opposition
aristocracy - hereditary nobility; privileged class; government by nobility; N. aristocrat
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse