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

gesticulation - motion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)
pare - cut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
pyromaniac - person with an insane desire to set things on fire
introvert - one who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted
overturn - turn over; capsize; topple
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
disputatious - argumentative; fond of argument
bombastic - pompous; using inflated language
backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
edifice - building (of imposing size)