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

::: physiognomy - face (as showing the character and the mind); art of judging human character from facial features
::: intellect - higher mental powers; person of great intellectual ability
::: plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
::: capitulate - surrender; give up all resistance
::: fringe - decorative edge of hanging threads; edge
::: usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
::: impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
::: myopic - nearsighted; lacking foresight; N. myopia
::: holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
::: evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit