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: minatory

Definition: menacing; threatening


More Vocab Words

::: allege - state without proof
::: dummy - imitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
::: palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
::: tantrum - fit of bad temper; fit of petulance; caprice; Ex. The child went into tantrums.
::: pathological - pertaining to disease; N. pathology: study of disease
::: lugubrious - mournful; sorrowful
::: Machiavellian - crafty; double-dealing; of the political doctrine of Machiavelli, which holds that craft and deceit are justified in pursuing political power
::: munificent - very generous in giving; Ex. munificent benefactor; N. munificience
::: eccentricity - oddity; idiosyncrasy
::: melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia