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

gale - windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears); Ex. gale of laughter
ensue - follow (as a result)
sunder - separate; part; CF. asunder
unfeigned - genuine; real
arable - fit for growing crops; Ex. arable land
contagion - infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
defer - give in respectfully; submit; delay till later; exempt temporarily; N. deferment; CF. show respect, comply with, courteous
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
dote - be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline
apothecary - druggist; pharmacist