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

::: coax - persuade by flattery
::: nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
::: jaunt - trip; short journey
::: sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
::: cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
::: encomiastic - praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
::: deviate - turn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism
::: valor - bravery; ADJ. valiant: possessing valor; brave
::: drudge - do drudgery; N: person who drudges
::: cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing