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

sage - person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise
rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
atypical - not normal; not typical
protract - prolong; lengthen in time; draw out
impuissance - powerlessness; feebleness
choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera
snivel - complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.
trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension