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

Word: sanctimonious

Definition: displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety


More Vocab Words

::: shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
::: fuddle - make stupid or confused as with alcholic drink; N. in a fuddle: confused
::: ratify - approve formally; confirm; verify
::: stalemate - deadlock; situation in which further action is blocked
::: coalesce - combine; fuse; N. coalescence
::: welter - confusion; turmoil; confused mass; bewildering jumble; Ex. welter of data
::: hazardous - dangerous
::: worldly - engrossed in matters of this earth; not spiritual; of the material world
::: testator - maker of a will; CF. testatrix
::: cynical - skeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness