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

spendthrift - someone who wastes money; CF. thrift: accumulated wealth
marital - pertaining to marriage
festive - joyous; celebratory; relating to a feast or festival
stanch - stop or check flow of blood; Ex. stanch the gushing wound
decree - authoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree
freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
irreverence - lack of proper respect or reverence; ADJ. irreverent
inconsequential - insignificant; unimportant
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.