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

conspiracy - treacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
rarefied - made less dense (of a gas); V. rarefy: make less dense; N. rarefaction
fetter - shackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
infantile - childish; infantlike
execrable - very bad; detestable
vilify - slander; speak evil of; N. vilification
contusion - bruise
barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
abstemious - sparing in eating and drinking; temperate