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

luminous - shining (esp. in the dark); issuing light; Ex. luminous paint/road signs
exploit - make use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation
furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
placebo - harmless substance prescribed as a dummy pill
subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
omnipresent - universally present; ubiquitous
revert - relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion
turbulence - state of violent agitation; ADJ. turbulent: violently agitated or disturbed
chalice - goblet; consecrated cup
mordant - biting; sarcastic; stinging; (apprec.) incisive; cutting; Ex. mordant pen/wit