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

tranquillity - calmness; peace
doctrine - teachings in general; particular principle (religious, legal, etc.) taught; dogma; tenet; ADJ. doctrinal
slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
preposterous - absurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous
juridical - of the law and its administration; CF. judicial: of courts of law; CF. judiciary
brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
incandescent - strikingly bright; shining with intense heat; emitting visible light when heated; Ex. incandescent light bulb; CF. candle
surreptitious - done secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
incessant - uninterrupted; unceasing