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

Word: malapropos

Definition: inappropriate; ADV.


More Vocab Words

::: despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
::: disquisition - formal systematic inquiry; explanation of the results of a formal inquiry; long formal speech or written report
::: bourgeois - middle class; selfishly materialistic; too interested in material possessions
::: appellation - name; title
::: odorous - having an odor
::: eccentricity - oddity; idiosyncrasy
::: healthful - conducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air
::: virulent - (of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom
::: bicker - quarrel
::: senility - old age; feeblemindedness of old age; ADJ. senile: resulting from old age; showing the weakness of body or mind from old age; Ex. senile dementia