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

carrion - rotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
labyrinth - maze
historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
truncate - cut the top off; shorten
apoplexy - stroke; loss of consciousness caused by too much blood in the brain
connoisseur - person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
wane - decrease in size or strength (after being full); grow gradually to an end; Ex. The moon waxes and wanes every month; N.
barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
propulsive - driving forward; N. propulsion