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

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
pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
musky - having the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
stolid - dull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected
serendipity - gift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip
ecliptic - path of the sun and the planets
obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
fecundity - fertility; fruitfulness; ADJ. fecund: very productive of crops or young
propitious - favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign