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

merit - good quality deserving praise; merits: aspect of character or behavior deserving approval or disapproval; Ex. judge each plan on its own merits; V: deserve; earn
enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
fluke - unlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky
verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
limpid - crystal clear
commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
fret - be annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful