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: depredation

Definition: plundering; destruction


Sentences Containing 'depredation'

The loss of the sovereign, from the abuse and depredation of his tax-gatherers, would necessarily be much greater.

More Vocab Words

::: comestible - something fit to be eaten
::: espionage - spying
::: concordat - formal agreement
::: pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
::: colossal - huge
::: glower - scowl; glare; look or stare angrily
::: trifling - trivial; unimportant
::: imprudent - lacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
::: opportunist - individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances; N. opportunism
::: skittish - inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit