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

thresh - beat (cereal plants) with a machine or flail to separate the grains from the straw
yield - amount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
diverge - vary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
listless - lacking in spirit or energy; languid
insubstantial - lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial
inveigh - denounce; utter censure or invective; Ex. inveigh against the evils of drink
foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
trickster - person who cheats people
bluff - pretense (of strength); deception; high cliff; ADJ: rough but good-natured