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

::: wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
::: laggard - slow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
::: discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
::: homily - sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic
::: demerit - fault; bad quality
::: carafe - glass water bottle; decanter
::: subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
::: remit - transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment
::: careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
::: inaugurate - begin formally; install in office; induct into office by a formal ceremony; N. inauguration; ADJ. inaugural