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

circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
dauntless - bold; fearless
disarray - state of disorder; a disorderly or untidy state; Ex. with her clothes in disarray
philanthropist - lover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy
augment - increase; add to
dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
droop - bend or hang downward; become weakened; Ex. His shoulders drooped with tiredness; N.
sovereignty - complete independence and self-government (of a country); supremacy of authority; power to govern
figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech