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

Word: nondescript

Definition: undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd


Sentences Containing 'nondescript'

Besides, the English whalers sometimes affect a kind of metropolitan superiority over the American whalers; regarding the long, lean Nantucketer, with his nondescript provincialisms, as a sort of sea-peasant.

More Vocab Words

::: disclose - reveal; N. disclosure
::: prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
::: eminent - rising above others; high; lofty; distinguished; Ex. eminent position
::: overwhelm - (of water) cover completely; defeat completely by much greater force; Ex. overwhelmed by grief
::: contusion - bruise
::: salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
::: protract - prolong; lengthen in time; draw out
::: unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
::: amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
::: impromptu - without previous preparation; off the cuff(end of a sleeve); on the spur of the moment