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

Word: broil

Definition: cook by direct heat; N.


Sentences Containing 'broil'

Filipinos reached Hawaii in 1909, bringing peas and beans, the adobo style of vinegar and garlic dishes, choosing to boil, stew, broil, and fry food instead of baking, and eating sweet potatoes as a staple instead of rice.

More Vocab Words

::: substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
::: desiccate - dry up
::: kudos - honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement
::: abode - dwelling place; home
::: nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
::: ascendancy - controlling influence; position of controlling influence; CF. in the ascendant
::: egoism - excessive interest in one's self; belief that one should be interested in one's self rather than in others; selfishness; ADJ. egoistic, egoistical
::: beneficial - helpful; useful; advantageous
::: jocular - said or done in jest or playfully; marked by joking
::: viand - food; CF. live