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: exculpate

Definition: clear from blame or guilt


Sentences Containing 'exculpate'

Two months passed away in hopeless expectation on my part, while I must do the magistrate the justice to say that he used every means to obtain information of the person I declared could exculpate me if he would.

More Vocab Words

::: coagulate - congeal; thicken; clot; N. coagulant
::: digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
::: defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
::: reprieve - postponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
::: alimentary - supplying nourishment
::: ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
::: titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
::: vindictive - disposed to revenge; vengeful; out for revenge; spiteful; intended to cause harm; malicious; Ex. vindictive streak
::: defrock - strip a priest or minister of church authority; unfrock
::: acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen