vocabular

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adjective vo·cab·u·lar \vō-ˈka-byə-lər, və-\

Definition of vocabular

  1. :  of or relating to words or phraseology :  verbal

Examples of vocabular in a Sentence

  1. the school banned the book for vocabular reasons, as some parents objected to the author's use of profanity

Origin and Etymology of vocabular

back-formation from vocabulary


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