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

quail - cower; shrink back in fear; lose heart
impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation
negate - cancel out; nullify; cause to have no effect; deny; N. negation
rendezvous - meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
improvident - thriftless; not providing for the future
thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
knack - special talent; art
rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote