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: disquisition

Definition: formal systematic inquiry; explanation of the results of a formal inquiry; long formal speech or written report


More Vocab Words

::: redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
::: ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
::: moratorium - legal delay of payment or action; Ex. declare moratorium on the building of new houses
::: mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
::: distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
::: chaffing - bantering; joking
::: oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
::: tangential - only slightly connected; not central; peripheral; digressing; showing divergence; CF. tangent
::: ample - enough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space
::: recast - reconstruct (a sentence, story, statue, etc.); fashion again