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

::: persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
::: consistency - absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous
::: layman - man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
::: torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
::: doctrinaire - unable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
::: condiments - seasonings; spices
::: compatible - harmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together
::: catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
::: emanate - issue forth; come out
::: retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor