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: stymie

Definition: thwart; present an obstacle; stump

Sentences Containing 'stymie'

In an effort to promote the position, Tim "Stymie" Snyder, the 2008 Chief Party Officer, attended Super Bowl XLIII to personally recruit applicants.

More Vocab Words

::: hue - color; aspect; Ex. opinions of every hue
::: breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
::: detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
::: disparity - difference; condition of inequality; OP. parity
::: gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
::: fanfare - call by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display
::: odorous - having an odor
::: painstaking - taking pains; showing hard work; taking great care; very careful and through
::: parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
::: nubile - marriageable; of marriageable age; CF. connubial