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

Don't forget to visit the world's best grammar check website (it's FREE)

More Vocab Words

legerdemain - sleight(dexterity) of hand; CF. light of hand
subsistence - existence; means of subsisting; means of support; livelihood; V. subsist: exist; maintain life (at a meager level)
pernicious - very harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia
remit - transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment
edify - instruct; correct morally
ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
discrete - separate; unconnected
nimble - quick in movement; agile; quick in understanding; Ex. nimble climber/mind
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
restive - impatiently restless (induced by external coercion or restriction); restlessly impatient; obstinately resisting control; Ex. restive horses because of wolves; CF. not a general synonym for `restless'