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: buxom

Definition: full-bosomed; plump; jolly


Sentences Containing 'buxom'

By some accounts, Crosby fell in love with the buxom Mrs. Peabody in about two hours, confessing his love for her in the Tunnel of Love at the amusement park.
The main character, who "walked out of a bar and into a car," as the theme song relates, is a quadriplegic who won a large settlement from the rich driver who ran over him, and lives in a mansion with his buxom girlfriend, gay Australian physical therapist, and a cast of fellow handicapees.
While his style was described as "rugged" and "chunky", and evoked antique ideals as patriotic works, his female figures were characterized as buxom, wearing diaphanous clothing.

More Vocab Words

::: smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
::: overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
::: amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
::: catastrophe - calamity ; disaster
::: undertaker - funeral director; one whose business is to arrange burials
::: sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
::: lexicon - dictionary
::: genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
::: cognate - having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.
::: euphemism - mild expression in place of an unpleasant one; ADJ. euphemistic