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

grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
staccato - played in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
pervert - corrupt; turn from right to wrong; misuse; Ex. perverted sexual desire/scientific knowledge; N: person whose sexual behavior is not natural
parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
windfall - fallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
parasite - animal or plant living on another; toady; sycophant; CF. para-: beside
favoritism - display of partiality toward a favored person
incur - bring upon oneself
energize - invigorate; give energy to; make forceful and active