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

underscore - underline; emphasize
piecemeal - one part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal
preempt - prevent in advance; head off(forestall); forestall by acting first; appropriate for oneself before others; supplant; take the place of; displace; Ex. preempt any attempts; ADJ. preemptive
bucolic - rustic; pastoral
etymology - study of word parts; study of the origins of words
visceral - felt in one's inner organs; N. viscera: internal body organs; CF. eviscerate
carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
unbridled - violent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed
consummate - complete; V.
ligneous - like wood