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

substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
polarity - state of having two opposite qualities
paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
dappled - spotted
glower - scowl; glare; look or stare angrily
ornate - excessively or elaborately decorated
austere - forbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
nonentity - person of no importance; nonexistence