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

::: ascetic - practicing self-denial; avoiding physical pleasures and comforts; austere; Ex. ascetic life of Buddhist monks; N. asceticism
::: agog - highly excited; intensely curious
::: sophist - teacher of philosophy; quibbler; employer of fallacious reasoning; N. sophism: plausible but fallacious argument
::: cornucopia - horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty
::: tranquillity - calmness; peace
::: beholden - obligated; indebted; owing thanks; obliged or indebted from gratitude
::: consistency - absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous
::: amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
::: requite - make return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N. requittal
::: torrent - rushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.