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

perforate - pierce; put a hole through
dynamo - generator for producing electricity; energetic person
clemency - disposition to be lenient in deciding punishments; mildness as of the weather; ADJ. clement
aggrandize - make greater; increase in power, wealth, rank, or honor; N. aggrandizement
spectral - ghostly; N. specter: spectre; ghost; phantom
ingenuous - naive and trusting; young; unsophisticated; candid
impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
filibuster - block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter
stringent - (of rules) binding; rigid; marked by scarcity of money; Ex. stringent economic conditions