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

substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
bombast - grandiloquent, pompous speech
graduated - arranged by degrees (of height, difficulty, etc.)
temporal - of time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly
warrant - justification; written order that serves as authorization (esp. a judicial writ); Ex. search/death warrant; V: justify; guarantee
cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
modulate - tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
megalomania - mania for doing grandiose things; mental disorder characterized by delusions of wealth, power, or importance
flagrant - conspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous