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

ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
misnomer - wrong or improper name; incorrect designation
dummy - imitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
epitaph - inscription in memory of a dead person (as on a tombstone)
gruesome - grisly; horrible
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
parasite - animal or plant living on another; toady; sycophant; CF. para-: beside
embryonic - undeveloped; rudimentary; N. embryo: organism in the early stage of development
illuminate - brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
dominate - control; rule; enjoy a commanding position in; overlook from a height;