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

retaliate - repay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
pathological - pertaining to disease; N. pathology: study of disease
seclusion - isolation; solitude; V. seclude: set apart from others; isolate
cordon - extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; (
millennium - thousand-year period (as in the New Testament); hoped-for period of happiness and prosperity
extort - wring from; get money by threats, etc.; obtain by force or threats; CF. extortionate: exorbitant
brawn - human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness
consistency - absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous
flora - plants of a region or era
choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera