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

preclude - make impossible; prevent; exclude; eliminate
incisive - (appreciatively) cutting; sharp; Ex. incisive remarks; V. incise: make a cut into
gist - essence; main point; substance
serendipity - gift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip
filth - dirty matter; ADJ. filthy
transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
defunct - dead; no longer in use or existence
caustic - burning; corrosive; able to burn by chemical action; sarcastically biting; (of remarks) intended to hurt; bitter; harmful; OP. harmless
ordinance - decree; authoritative order
jaundice - medical condition in which the skin, the white part of the eyes, etc. turn yellow; V: affect with jaundice; affect with prejudice, envy, or hostility; bias