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

petrify - turn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
mortician - undertaker; CF. death
viable - capable of maintaining life; feasible; practical or workable; Ex. viable scheme
substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
chaplain - clergyman attached to a chapel
conscientious - scrupulous; through and careful; Ex. conscientious worker
mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
testator - maker of a will; CF. testatrix
cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
expedite - hasten; make go faster