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

defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
aureole - sun's corona; halo; bright circle of light
executioner - person administering capital punishment
whorl - ring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers
dissuade - persuade not to do; discourage; N. dissuasion
infinitesimal - very small
nuance - shade of slight difference in meaning or color; subtle distinction
frock - long loose garment (worn by monks)
abase - lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose self-respect
incarnate - endowed with flesh; invested with bodily form; personified; Ex. devil incarnate; V: give bodily form to; embody