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

erode - eat away; wear away gradually by abrasion; Ex. The sea erodes the rocks.
leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
sultry - (of weather) hot; sweltering; sensual; voluptuous
repudiate - disown; disavow; deny
sage - person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring
inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional