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

quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
mordant - biting; sarcastic; stinging; (apprec.) incisive; cutting; Ex. mordant pen/wit
vicar - parish priest; representative
fluster - confuse; make nervous and confused; N.
transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
archives - public records; place where public records are kept
succor - assist (someone in difficulty); aid; comfort; N.
indigenous - native; Ex. plant indigenous to the New World
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon