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

Every once in a while, you let a word or phrase out and you want to catch it and bring it back. You can't do that. It's gone, gone forever.
Dan Quayle