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

disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
clamber - climb by crawling with difficulties; scramble
pedant - scholar who overemphasizes book learning, trivial details of learning, or technicalities
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
gastronomy - art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship
tact - skill or sensitivity in dealing with people without causing offence
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
distinct - clearly different; clearly noticed
cleft - N: split