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

dormant - sleeping; temporarily inactive; lethargic; latent
procurement - obtaining; V. procure: obtain by effort; obtain (a prostitute) for another
acclimate - adjust to climate or environment; adapt
litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
desiccate - dry up
slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
profusion - great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
porridge - soft food made by boiling oatmeal
tangible - able to be touched; real; concrete; palpable; possible to realize or understand; Ex. tangible proof