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: deputize

Definition: work or appoint as a deputy; N. deputy: person who has the power to take charge when the leading person is away


More Vocab Words

::: indigent - poor; destitute
::: brook - tolerate; endure; Ex. brook no interference; N: small stream
::: mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
::: obligatory - binding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate
::: fabricate - build; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society
::: concentric - having a common center
::: emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
::: embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
::: conjugal - pertaining to marriage
::: afterlife - life after death; later part of one's life