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: suffuse

Definition: spread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.


Sentences Containing 'suffuse'

An angry flush suffuse Dawlish's face."It's easy enough to pick holes in other people's ideas, Mr. Sherlock Holmes," he sneered.
It was also well reviewed by David Langness, for Paste magazine, who called the novel "touching", "modest" and "powerful"; stating that ""Seldom Disappointed" unfolds with the quiet country cadences of the storytellers that consistently suffuse Hillerman's prose" and praising its "hilarious, perverse black humor".

More Vocab Words

::: delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
::: interminable - endless
::: amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
::: ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
::: cohabit - live together
::: dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
::: adjutant - staff officer assisting the commander; assistant
::: chancellor - legal official of high rank; CF. chancellery(chancellory): position of a chancellor
::: lexicographer - compiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary
::: immobility - state of being immovable