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

gargantuan - huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
addendum - addition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
hummock - small hill; hillock
emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall