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

hedonist - one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life; CF. hedonism: practice of living one's life purely for pleasure
metaphysical - pertaining to speculative philosophy; of metaphysics; N. metaphysics: branch of philosophy that examines the nature of reality
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
archipelago - group of closely located islands
demagogue - person who appeals to people's prejudice; false leader of people; CF. demagoguery
parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
bland - soothing or mild (food); agreeable; causing no trouble or offence
brawl - noisy quarrel
ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
blighted - suffering from a disease; destroyed