Associations to the word «Vocabulary»


VOCABULARY, noun. A usually alphabetized and explained collection of words e.g. of a particular field, or prepared for a specific purpose, often for learning.
VOCABULARY, noun. The collection of words a person knows and uses.
VOCABULARY, noun. The stock of words used in a particular field.
VOCABULARY, noun. The words of a language collectively.
VOCABULARY, noun. A range of artistic or stylistic forms or techniques
VOCABULARY WORD, noun. One of a list of common, or representative words of a language that students should learn and remember.
VOCABULARY WORDS, noun. Plural of vocabulary word

Dictionary definition

VOCABULARY, noun. A listing of the words used in some enterprise.
VOCABULARY, noun. A language user's knowledge of words.
VOCABULARY, noun. The system of techniques or symbols serving as a means of expression (as in arts or crafts); "he introduced a wide vocabulary of techniques".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley