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

Don't forget to visit the world's best grammar check website (it's FREE)

More Vocab Words

gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
solace - comfort in sorrow or trouble; consolation; V: comfort or console in time of sorrow or trouble
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
exonerate - acquit; exculpate; free from blame or guilt
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
cynosure - object of general attention; person or thing that is a center of attention; CF. Ursa Minor
consolidation - unification; process of becoming firmer or stronger; V. consolidate: merge; strengthen
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing