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

omniscient - all-knowing
scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
deciduous - falling off at a specific season or stage of growth as of leaves; Ex. deciduous tree/teeth
precept - practical rule guiding conduct; Ex. mother's precept
multiform - having many forms
permissive - allowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
chuckle - laugh quietly