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: vagary

Definition: capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander


Sentences Containing 'vagary'

The first abuse I would have reformed is, that servants should be restrained from throwing themselves out of place on every idle vagary.
Don't forget to visit the world's best grammar check website (it's FREE)

More Vocab Words

::: inductive - pertaining to induction or proceeding from the specific to the general
::: monograph - scholarly article
::: scruple - hesitate for ethical reasons; fret about; Ex. She did not scruple to read his diary; N: uneasy feeling arising from conscience; conscience
::: onslaught - vicious assault; fierce attack; Ex. unexpected onslaught of the enemy
::: mendacious - lying; habitually dishonest; N. mendacity
::: whim - sudden capricious idea; fancy
::: sage - person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise
::: scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
::: palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
::: shaving - very thin piece, usually of wood (cut from a surface with a sharp blade)