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

Don't forget to visit the world's best grammar check website (it's FREE)

More Vocab Words

cacophonous - discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of loud sounds
desperado - reckless, desperate outlaw
concord - harmony; accord
incident - event; event that causes a crisis
vendetta - blood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
ecstasy - rapture; very strong feeling of joy and happiness; any overpowering emotion; ADJ. ecstatic: causing or experiencing ecstasy
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
dabble - work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid
leniency - mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment