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

verisimilar - having the appearance of truth or reality; probable or likely to be true; plausible
lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
engaged - employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict
maniacal - raging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm
attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
preposterous - absurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous
supposititious - assumed; counterfeit; hypothetical
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
miscellany - mixture of writings on various subjects; collection of various items
deserts - what someone deserves