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

flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
noisome - foul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
hypnosis - induced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize
parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
recast - reconstruct (a sentence, story, statue, etc.); fashion again
claustrophobia - fear of being locked in
podiatrist - doctor who treats ailments of the feet; chiropodist; N. podiatrics