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

::: detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
::: maxim - proverb; truth pithily stated
::: gargoyle - waterspout carved in grotesque figures on a building
::: minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
::: anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
::: obstetrician - physician specializing in delivery(assisting in giving birth) of babies; N. obstetrics; CF. midwife
::: synthesis - combining parts or separate things into a whole; the whole so formed; PL. syntheses; V. synthesize
::: defoliate - destroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant
::: proscenium - part of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage
::: geniality - cheerfulness; kindliness; sympathy; ADJ. genial: cheerful and good-tempered