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

outskirts - fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
convert - one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: change into another form; (persuade to) adopt a particular religion or belief
behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
agility - nimbleness; ability to move quickly
pedigree - ancestry; lineage
brawn - human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness
confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists