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: prevaricate

Definition: lie; hide the truth (by equivocating)


Sentences Containing 'prevaricate'

``Now, what I would humbly offer to you, sir,''pursued Mr. Cruncher,``even if it wos so, which I don't say it is''``Don't prevaricate,''said Mr. Lorry.

More Vocab Words

::: palpable - tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder
::: imponderable - weightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound
::: cartographer - map-maker
::: proselytize - (induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion
::: actuate - motivate; activate; cause to act
::: congenial - pleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather
::: reconnaissance - survey of enemy by soldiers; reconnoitering; V. reconnoiter: make a preliminary inspection of (esp. to gather military information)
::: imbue - saturate(soak thoroughly); fill; Ex. imbue someone with feelings
::: rebuke - scold harshly; criticize severely
::: conclave - private secret meeting