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

alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce
incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
suitor - man who is courting a woman
supplant - take the place of unfairly; usurp; replace
posterity - descendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
environ - enclose; surround; N. environs: surrounding area (as of a city)
rapport - close relationship; emotional closeness; harmony
fulminate - thunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation
buffoonery - clowning
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter