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

exact - demand and obtain by force; Ex. exact a promise from him; N. exaction
criteria - standards used in judging; CF. criterion
syllogism - logical formula consisting of a major premise, a minor premise and a conclusion; deceptive or specious argument
cathartic - purgative; medicine that causes the bowels to empty; ADJ.
dislodge - remove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the food caught in his throat; CF. lodge
alchemy - medieval chemistry
gaudy - flashy; showy
resilient - elastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
panacea - cure-all; remedy for all diseases
lofty - very high