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

Don't forget to visit the world's best grammar check website (it's FREE)

More Vocab Words

reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
belittle - disparage; depreciate
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
yield - amount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
daub - smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint
balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
propitious - favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign
contagion - infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
hoodwink - deceive; delude
suffuse - spread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.