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

address - direct a speech to; speak to; deal with or discuss; direct one's efforts or attention to; make with a destination; N: formal speech
prolixity - tedious wordiness; verbosity; ADJ. prolix: wordy; verbose; diffuse
uncouth - boorish; clumsy in speech or behavior; outlandish
sanction - approve; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
disinter - dig up; unearth; OP. inter
culmination - highest point; climax; V. culminate in: reach the highest point in; end in; Ex. a series of minor clashes culminating in war
incarnate - endowed with flesh; invested with bodily form; personified; Ex. devil incarnate; V: give bodily form to; embody
militia - army composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
camaraderie - good-fellowship; CF. comrade