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

::: swipe - hit with a sweeping motion; N.
::: willful - wilful; intentional; headstrong
::: hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
::: unceremonious - not done politely without due formalities
::: susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
::: buffoonery - clowning
::: sybarite - lover of luxury; person devoted to pleasure and luxury; CF. Sybaris: an ancient Greek city in Italy
::: deprecate - express disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory
::: intoxicate - make drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win
::: seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate