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

::: hardy - (of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather
::: digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
::: lucre - money; profit; Ex. filthy lucre
::: emasculate - weaken; castrate
::: astute - wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
::: chancellor - legal official of high rank; CF. chancellery(chancellory): position of a chancellor
::: ludicrous - laughable; ridiculous; trifling
::: catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
::: wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
::: contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition