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: supposititious

Definition: assumed; counterfeit; hypothetical


Sentences Containing 'supposititious'

But by and by I evolved an idea I would wake my brother and probe him with a supposititious case.
I sat looking at Peggotty for some time, in a reverie on this supposititious case: whether, if she were employed to lose me like the boy in the fairy tale, I should be able to track my way home again by the buttons she would shed.

More Vocab Words

::: timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
::: jaunty - cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
::: enhance - increase; make greater (as in value, reputation, or usefulness); improve
::: purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
::: gist - essence; main point; substance
::: bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking
::: trickle - flow in drops or in a thin stream; N.
::: abate - subside or moderate
::: comity - courtesy; civility; Ex. comity of nations
::: tranquillity - calmness; peace