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

tutelary - protective; pertaining to a guardianship; Ex. tutelary deities
altercation - noisy quarrel
topography - physical features of a region (such as the shape and height); CF. topo-: place
blighted - suffering from a disease; destroyed
chaffing - bantering; joking
succor - assist (someone in difficulty); aid; comfort; N.
hostility - unfriendliness; hatred; enmity; ADJ. hostile
penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
hurtle - crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train
coincidence - the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental