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

::: innocuous - harmless
::: sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track
::: accolade - award of merit; strong praise and approval
::: importune - beg persistently; make repeated requests (in an annoying way)
::: adulation - flattery; admiration that is more than is necessary or deserved
::: exchequer - treasury; Ex. Chancellor of the exchequer
::: overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
::: arrhythmic - lacking rhythm or regularity; N. arrhythmia
::: commandeer - take (private property) for military use without needing permission or giving payment; draft for military purposes
::: inarticulate - speechless; producing indistinct speech; not articulate; not expressing oneself clearly