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

Don't forget to visit the world's best grammar check website (it's FREE)

More Vocab Words

ascendancy - controlling influence; position of controlling influence; CF. in the ascendant
impecunious - without money
earmark - set aside (money or time) for a particular purpose
euphemism - mild expression in place of an unpleasant one; ADJ. euphemistic
quotidian - daily; commonplace; customary; Ex. quotidian routine
hereafter - life after death
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
levee - earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
punctilious - minutely attentive (perhaps too much so) to fine points; stressing niceties of conduct or form; N. punctilio, punctiliousness: careful attention payed to every small exact detail
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.