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: prefigure

Definition: be a sign of; foreshadow


Sentences Containing 'prefigure'

Greene argues that these episodes prefigure the Borg collective, a far more overt totalitarian (even Soviet) metaphor in the series "".
Don't forget to visit the world's best grammar check website (it's FREE)

More Vocab Words

::: resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
::: seep - pass slowly through small openings; ooze; trickle; N. seepage
::: crinkle - wrinkle
::: gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
::: wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
::: wangle - achieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle an invitation to the party.
::: catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
::: substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
::: occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
::: dissemble - disguise; hide the real nature of; pretend