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

ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
menial - suitable for servants; lowly; mean; N: someone who does menial work (esp. servant in a house)
glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
application - diligent attention; diligence; V. apply oneself
mauve - pale purple
impetus - moving force; momentum; force of a moving body; incentive; stimulus; impulse
unruly - disobedient; lawless; difficult to control
debutante - young woman making formal entrance into society
earthy - unrefined; coarse; of earth; Ex. earthy remarks; OP. ethereal
masquerade - wear a mask or disguise; pretend; N: costume party or ball at which masks are worn; pretense; disguise