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: slake

Definition: satisfy (thirst); quench; sate


Sentences Containing 'slake'

He then spent the summer rehearsing, performing, and recording with Sylvan Lake-based act, Slake.
Only my disinclination to leave Weena, and a persuasion that if I began to slake my thirst for murder my Time Machine might suffer, restrained me from going straight down the gallery and killing the brutes I heard.
This resulted in the "Slake/Ganglion Split EP", released in the Fall of 2008, featuring three revised versions of songs from "Go!".

More Vocab Words

::: beatitude - blessedness; state of great happiness
::: embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
::: laceration - torn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound
::: derogatory - expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
::: chauvinist - blindly devoted patriot; zealous adherent of a group, cause, or sex; ADJ. chauvinistic; CF. chauvinism; Nicolas Chauvin
::: beeline - direct quick route
::: contagion - infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
::: entreat - plead; ask earnestly
::: complement - complete; consummate; make perfect; N.
::: flotsam - drifting wreckage