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

fleet - fast; rapid; N. ADJ. fleeting: passing quickly; ephemeral
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
appraise - estimate value of; N. appraisal
melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
incoherent - unintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
nurture - nourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
imbalance - lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
defalcate - embezzle
dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain