C2 Advanced Vocabulary

For those students that are on the path of advanced understanding in literature, here are some C2 English vocabulary to digest. You will need to see several examples for each word in context before constructing your own sentences.

Abject
Ablution
Abort
Accede
Accolades
Accomplice
Addendum
Allegiance
Allied
Altruist
Ambiguous
Amicable
Analogy
Apex
Archipelago
Articulate
Assemble
Assets
Audible
Autonomy
Backfire
Backward
Balk
Barrage
Barren
Belligerent
Benevolence
Betting
Bias
Boisterous
Brag
Buffet
Cartilage
Chivalry
Coincide
Colossal
Commence
Competent
Complacent
Complicit
Comprise
Conceive
Concurrent
Conducive
Confine
Confront
Congenial
Connotation
Conqueror
Conquest
Conscience
Consensus
Consolidation
Contemplate
Contiguous
Core
Countenance
Covert
Cranky
Crush
Culpable
Cumulative
Curb
Curtail
Cynosure
Decrepit
Deduce
Defame
Defendant
Defer
Delineate
Denote
Deride
Didactic
Diligent
Diminutive
Discard
Disgust
Displease
Disturbing
Diversion
Dupe
Duplicate
Egalitarian

Elicit
Embarrass
Embezzle
Enchant
Enclosure
Endeavour
Enormity
Entity
Epitome
Equate
Erode
Erroneous
Exacerbate
Exasperating
Explicit
Extol
Extraneous
Extravagant
Exuberant
Finite
Flesh
Forego
Foresee
Frigid
Fringe
Fundamental
Futile
Gamble
Glaring
Glean
Glue
Grain
Gregarious
Helm
Heterogeneous
Hollow
Homogeneous
Hypocrite
Imminent
Impertinent
Imply
Imposter
Incentive
Incite
Incoherent
Induce
Indulgent
Infectious
Infer
Ingenuous
Inhibition
Innovation
Insightful
Intersperse
Intimate
Intimidate
Introspective
Introvert
Intuition
Ironic
Jibe
Jittery
knot
laconic
Laudatory
levy
Lucid
Lump
Manifest
Maternal
Mediocre
Mobilize
Monologue
Motion
Mount
Nest
Nonplussed
Obelisk
Objectionable
Oddly
Omnivorous
Opaque
Orthodox
Output

Overboard
Paradigm
Paradox
Paragon
Parallel
Paraphernalia
Parody
Parse
Peek
Pejorative
Perilous
Petrify
Philanthropy
Pithy
Pole
Practitioner
Pragmatic
Pretentious
Prioritize
Prodigy
Proliferate
Promulgated
Provident
Provoke
Quaint
Ravage
Recognition
Reform
Relate
Religiously
Repeated
Resilient
Resistance
Retain
Revel
Revert
Senate
Senator
Sentient
Serendipity
Shriek
Sideways
Spectrum
Speculate
Spontaneous
Sporadic
Stagnation
Stranded
Stringent
Strut
Sturdy
Succumb
Suck
Sumptuous
Superfluous
Surreptitious
Synopsis
Tangible
Tarnished
Tenacious
Thread
Trait
Trajectory
Transient
Travesty
Tweak
Ubiquitous
Urge
Utter
Vain
Venture
Verisimilitude
Vestige
Vibrant
Vindicate
Visceral
Vitriolic
Vocation
Vulnerable
Workaholic
Wrangle

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