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

filing - particle removed by a file
subversive - tending to overthrow or ruin; V. subvert: overthrow completely (an established system); destroy completely; CF. undermine ?
decomposition - decay; V. decompose: decay; break and separate into simple parts
gourmand - epicure; person who takes excessive pleasure in food and drink
barefaced - shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable
pulse - rhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate
deposition - testimony under oath; deposing; dethroning
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium