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

reprimand - reprove severely; rebuke; N.
inaugurate - begin formally; install in office; induct into office by a formal ceremony; N. inauguration; ADJ. inaugural
dissection - analysis; cutting apart in order to examine
victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
grotesque - fantastic; comically hideous; strange and unnatural (causing fear or amusement)
horde - crowd; swarm
irrevocable - unalterable; irreversible; impossible to revoke
restive - impatiently restless (induced by external coercion or restriction); restlessly impatient; obstinately resisting control; Ex. restive horses because of wolves; CF. not a general synonym for `restless'
parsimony - stinginess; excessive frugality; ADJ. parsimonious
pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency