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

obituary - death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
tact - skill or sensitivity in dealing with people without causing offence
melee - fight
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
gadfly - animal-biting fly; irritating person
anoint - consecrate; put oil on (in a religious ceremony)
acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
gentility - those of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
apparition - ghost; phantom