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

orthodox - traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
malady - illness
induce - persuade; lead to do something; bring about; N. inducement
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
imply - suggest a meaning not expressed; signify
extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
clime - climate
ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep
inhibited - (of a person) unable to express what one really feels