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: tawdry

Definition: cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry


More Vocab Words

::: obese - excessively fat; N. obesity
::: pediatrician - physician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics
::: natty - neatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
::: hindsight - understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
::: apparition - ghost; phantom
::: entrance - put under a spell(condition caused by magical power); carry away(fill with strong feeling) with emotion; put into a trance; fill with delight
::: prudent - cautious; careful; prudential
::: extant - (of something written or painted) still in existence
::: pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
::: rampant - growing or spreading uncontrollably; growing in profusion; unrestrained; Ex. rampant lawlessness/weed