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

::: detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
::: benison - blessing
::: mimicry - imitation
::: humane - marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
::: compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
::: stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
::: brisk - quick and active; marked by liveliness and vigor
::: archives - public records; place where public records are kept
::: gruesome - grisly; horrible
::: fracas - brawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee