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

Word: dazzle

Definition: make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder


Sentences Containing 'dazzle'

I spoke to Benedetto alone, and proposed to him to accompany me, endeavoring to tempt him by all the promises most likely to dazzle the imagination of a child of twelve.
of five millions and a half; you even pointed it out to me in two drafts on the treasury, and you were astonished that so valuable a paper did not dazzle my eyes like lightning.''

More Vocab Words

::: corpulent - very fat; N. corpulence
::: emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
::: extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
::: subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
::: smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
::: analogy - similarity; parallelism; comparing two similar things
::: construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
::: impromptu - without previous preparation; off the cuff(end of a sleeve); on the spur of the moment
::: bauble - trinket; cheap jewel; trifle
::: epigram - witty thought or saying, usually short