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

representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life
resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
negate - cancel out; nullify; cause to have no effect; deny; N. negation
carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
efface - rub out; remove the surface of
opportunist - individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances; N. opportunism
inveigle - deceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
muddle - confuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion