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

burnish - make shiny by rubbing; polish
invert - turn upside down or inside out; reverse the position or condition of
ostentatious - showy; trying to attract attention; pretentious; N. ostentation: showy display
panegyric - formal praise; encomium; Ex. I don't deserve such panegyrics.
abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
mannered - affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech
devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
idyllic - charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene
heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)