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

compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
cohabit - live together
collate - examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
coddle - treat gently; indulge excessively; pamper; mollycoddle; baby; cook in water just below boiling point; Ex. coddled eggs
asinine - stupid; Ex. asinine remarks
orthography - correct spelling; CF. ortho-: straight; correct; Ex. orthodontics
perimeter - outer boundary; length of the outer boundary; circumference