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

::: buffoon - stupid person; clown
::: volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
::: context - writings preceding and following the passage quoted; circumstance in which an event occurs
::: circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
::: plumage - feathers of a bird;
::: servitude - slavery; compulsory labor imposed as a punishment
::: foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
::: mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
::: precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
::: inculcate - teach (ideas or principles); instill