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

formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
nonentity - person of no importance; nonexistence
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
deride - ridicule; treat with contempt; make fun of; OP. respect
penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
application - diligent attention; diligence; V. apply oneself
premonition - forewarning; presentiment; foreboding
limpid - crystal clear