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10th grade word list

List #: 4138

Keywords/tags: vocabulary word list, spelling word list 9th grade, word list for ninth grade, words 9th graders should know

Comments: The word list is roughly sorted by difficulty.
Subject: English vocabulary and spelling, 7th grade.
Grade Level: 10, 10th grade, tenth grade.

Created: 06/12/2010

Modified: 06/12/2010

Rating: 3.4 (7 votes)

List of Words:

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(part 1) (30 words)

abed, abeyance, abbot, abstemious, ablution, aboveboard, absolution, accoutrements, accrue, acme, acrimonious, actuate, adherent, adulterate, alto, altruism, affirmation, algorithm, ambidextrous, ambivalence, ambulatory, allocate, alluring, alluvial, ameliorate, amicable, amity, amoral, amphibious, amulet

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(part 2) (31 words)

anachronism, analogously, anesthetic, angina, annexation, annuity, anticlimax, antithesis, apathy, apologist, auricle, appellation, apprehend, arbiter, arboreal, ascendancy, assonance, augury, automaton, avarice, avaricious, batch, barrage, baneful, beguile, berserk, bewilderment, bicameral, bicentennial, biconcave, bombastic

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(part 3) (31 words)

bigot, bilge, bilingually, bilker, bivouac, bizarre, blitzkrieg, bloated, bourgeois, bourgeoisie, bracket, caret, buffoon, brokerage, bromine, bronchitis, bumper, bureaucracy, bursar, buttress, cadaver, cadaverous, cajole, carte blanche, candor, canker, canon, canonical, cant, chattel, choler

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(part 4) (31 words)

castigate, cataclysm, cataract, catechist, caucus, caudal, cauterize, cede, census, centenary, chary, chaste, chiffon, cholera, clairvoyance, circumscribe, circumspect, cite, coercion, coexistence, cognate, configuration, collegian, clemency, clergy, cohere, coincident, colloquialism, conundrum, convergent, complementary

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(part 5) (31 words)

comestible, condensation, commitment, component, commutation, complacent, complaisant, comprehensible, compressible, conception, conclusive, condolence, conferee, confessor, confidant, consequent, confluence, conformity, congenial, congest, congestion, conglomerate, congregate, coniferous, conjoin, conjunction, conscientious, contaminate, consignor, consonance, conspiracy

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(part 6) (31 words)

constrain, contend, context, continuity, contort, contrite, contrive, convivial, convolution, crematory, crucifixion, corpuscle, copse, corporal, correlative, countryman, courser, covenant, cowl, craving, crazily, credulous, creed, critique, declarative, culvert, cur, curator, curry, cursive, curt

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(part 7) (31 words)

cyclone, defiant, delicacy, debut, decamp, defensible, deference, demobilize, demonstrable, decency, deciduous, disengage, decorum, defray, decry, defame, default, deficit, defile, desiccate, destitute, diplomacy, denizen, denomination, denote, deport, discourse, depraved, depreciate, derivation, dermatology

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(part 8) (31 words)

descendant, diabolical, devious, disbeliever, disburse, discard, discernible, devotee, designate, dialogue, dilettante, dimly, diphthong, disarm, discolor, discomfort, disconcert, disconnect, discredit, disown, disparage, documentary, discreet, discriminate, disfavor, disfigure, disillusion, dislocate, dismember, dismissal, dismount

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(part 9) (31 words)

disreputable, dissertation, disservice, dissipate, dissuade, distiller, diurnal, diverge, dogged, dogmatic, dominance, dossier, doubly, doughty, drainage, duplicity, eatable, egregious, effervesce, encipher, egoist, elemental, enormity, entail, entangle, emergence, emote, enact, enamor, encamp, evolve

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(part 10) (31 words)

epilogue, evangelist, enervate, ensemble, equalize, equestrian, ethics, enshrine, Entirety, entourage, entwine, enumerable, enumerate, environs, enzyme, epaulette, ephemeral, epidermis, equitable, equity, eradicate, erst, erudite, erudition, exhaustible, expound, fallacious, evasion, eventual, evince, fabulous

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(part 11) (31 words)

exclusion, excavate, expectancy, expedient, excellency, frightful, fiasco, excretion, excusable, executor, exemplar, exhale, exhaustion, exodus, exotic, exponent, expository, expunge, expurgate, extemporize, extensible, extenuating, extinct, extinguish, extortion, extraneous, extremist, exude, facetious, faithfulness, fallible

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(part 12) (31 words)

foray, famish, fanaticism, fandango, fascism, feign, fathom, fatuous, faulty, fecund, ferret, fervent, foundry, fidelity, forefather, forego, fractious, fissure, floral, flux, foible, folio, forcible, foretell, forgery, forte, fossil, foster, foursome, frailty, frankincense

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(part 13) (31 words)

freebooter, garner, fresco, freshness, frowzy, gist, garb, granary, gamester, gamut, gala, gallant, galvanism, gargoyle, generic, ghastly, germane, gesticulate, ghoul, gibbet, gibe, hallmark, gourmand, grotesque, gruesome, guerilla, hawthorn, herald, heresy, hindmost, ideology

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(part 14) (31 words)

histrionic, homily, idiosyncrasy, hoyden, humus, hypochondriac, hysterical, impolitic, ides, idiom, ignominious, imbroglio, impeccable, incandescent, incantation, infer, impediment, imperative, imperturbable, impious, implacable, incarcerate, inexorable, improvident, imprudence, inactivity, inadvertent, inception, inclement, incoherent, incorruptible

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(part 15) (31 words)

indigenous, indignity, indivisible, induct, inebriated, inedible, inefficiency, inexcusable, inferno, infest, infidelity, inflammable, invalid, invalidate, invaluable, infrequent, ingenuity, ingratiate, ingress, inherent, inhospitable, inhuman, inland, inmost, innocuous, innovate, innovation, inquisitive, insatiable, inscribe, insecure

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(part 16) (31 words)

insidious, insignificance, insistence, insomnia, introspective, juncture, instill, instructive, insufficiency, intangible, interact, intercession, interlock, interlude, intermediary, interminable, interpolate, interrelate, intersect, intervene, intimacy, intimate, intimidate, jeopardize, invective, inveigle, inventive, invert, invoke, involuntary, islet

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(part 17) (31 words)

inwardly, irrefutable, irreligious, irreverent, irreversible, irrevocable, irritant, jettison, jocund, jubilation, jugglery, junta, jurisdiction, kilometer, laconic, laddie, largesse, lethargic, landlord, landmark, legislator, kindred, kingship, kinsfolk, labyrinth, lackey, laggard, larynx, lassie, lassitude, lawmaker

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(part 18) (31 words)

lea, leaflet, legalize, legible, litigate, lever, lexicon, lifelike, loam, liner, lisle, literacy, manlike, mannerism, longevity, lope, loquacious, Mastery, masticate, louse, low-spirited, lucrative, magnitude, lunatic, lurid, luxuriate, lyre, magnanimity, maidenhood, materialize, malaria

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(part 19) (31 words)

malcontent, malign, malignant, marvel, mantel, marauder, maritime, marketing, memoirs, metaphorical, mechanics, mediate, melodrama, mettle, mentality, mercenary, merciless, migrant, mockery, metallurgy, modulate, monarchy, momentary, meteorology, microcosm, microscope, mien, militant, mimetic, misuse, minion

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(part 20) (31 words)

misanthrope, misbehavior, miscount, misdeed, misdemeanor, misinterpret, misrepresent, misrule, mistrust, mizzen, modernize, molecular, oblong, morbid, nefarious, monogamy, monstrosity, mucous, muggy, municipality, munificent, munitions, mutiny, mystic, mystification, natal, nauseate, nauseous, nautical, nebulous, negation

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(part 21) (31 words)

obligatory, nugatory, oaken, obese, obstruction, obtuse, ordination, ordnance, oddity, officious, ogle, olfactory, pallid, opiate, opulence, oration, overreach, ornithologist, orthopedic, ostracism, paean, oversee, palliative, partake, paralysis, outbreak, outcast, outcry, outlandish, outpost, outreach

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(part 22) (31 words)

outright, outstretch, outstrip, outweigh, overdo, overhang, overpass, overt, overthrow, partition, pate, pacify, palatial, palpitate, papacy, paragon, parentage, paroxysm, paternity, patriotism, patter, persuadable, plebeian, pedagogue, pedantic, pejorative, penchant, penetrable, pennant, penurious, perceptible

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(part 23) (31 words)

percipient, percolate, perfidy, perigee, periodicity, pernicious, perpetrate, perpetuate, personage, perversion, phenomena, phenomenal, pheromone, philharmonic, philistine, phlegmatic, predecessor, pittance, poltroon, posthumous, plummet, predicament, predicate, poniard, potable, potent, precision, predominance, predominate, presentiment, pretext

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(part 24) (31 words)

primordial, proclamation, proclivity, procrastinate, provender, prodigious, rancor, progenitor, prognosis, proletarian, prophecy, propulsion, prosaic, provocation, psychic, purport, punitive, quadruple, quiescent, quip, regent, regicide, regime, raillery, rebut, recant, recapitulate, rejuvenate, reconcile, recourse, rectitude

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(part 25) (31 words)

redoubtable, referendum, regale, relegate, remission, remuneration, revere, renounce, reparation, repertory, repository, repress, reprisal, reprove, repugnant, requite, resilience, resilient, resonate, respite, retch, retroactive, retrogress, retrogression, revelry, rhetorician, rife, rigorous, roisterer, rookery, scathing

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(part 26) (31 words)

rostrum, rote, sacrilege, rudimentary, sabotage, scenario, secular, sallow, salutary, scoundrel, sanctimonious, sanctum, sapiential, sardonic, satiate, satiric, saturnine, scrip, sentience, scapegoat, scintillate, septennial, scrivener, scuttle, seance, sear, seer, seethe, seignior, seismograph, seminary

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(part 27) (31 words)

sextet, sol, shrivel, signification, sleight, sinuous, sinus, spheroid, slothful, sluggard, solicitous, solicitude, solvent, somatic, statecraft, somnambulist, somnolent, soothsayer, spate, spectral, speculator, stipend, spinster, sporadic, stagnant, stagnate, staid, stark, statistician, statutory, stevedore

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(part 28) (31 words)

stickler, stiletto, stimulus, stoicism, superficial, stringency, stripling, stupefy, subjection, submergence, subterfuge, synchronous, syndicate, superimpose, tacit, surreptitious, synthesis, swath, syllabus, tarnish, telepathy, temperament, testimonial, theft, thermal, thespian, throng, tome, toothsome, torso, triplicate

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(part 29) (31 words)

transcendent, transfusion, transience, transition, translucence, unilaterally, unimpeachable, transposition, travail, travesty, treasonable, tribune, trickery, triennial, triumvir, truism, turnkey, tutorship, twit, tyrannical, ulterior, ultimatum, ultra, unaccountable, unanimity, unbiased, unction, unguent, undulate, vainglorious, vaudeville

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(part 30) (31 words)

wean, unremitting, velvety, untenable, Americanism, Anglophobia, antecede, antemeridian, antemundane, antipathize, fugacious, globose, unutterable, vicarious, usurious, usurp, vacillate, vacuous, vale, valedictorian, valedictory, vaporizer, vassal, verve, vestment, villein, vegetate, vegetative, vendetta, vendible, venerable

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(part 31) (31 words)

veracious, verbatim, verbiage, vernacular, veto, virago, vigilante, vindicate, violator, vitalize, vitriolic, vivacity, voluble, voluptuous, votive, waft, waif, wavelet, wayward, whimsical, wharves, countercharge, crustaceous, aerostat, aggress, aldermanship, wretchedness, wizen, cat-o-nine-tails, close-hauled, introgression

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(part 32) (31 words)

irradiance, workmanship, x-ray, yearling, zealot, zodiac, olive-branch, Pan-American, Calvary, contraposition, convolve, corrigible, cycloid, antiphony, pervious, austere, itinerate, Achillean, Gordian, hexangular, hexapod, Hibernian, illuminant, impliable, inapprehensible, inceptive, inchoative, incompressible, indivertible, inherence, inhume

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(part 33) (31 words)

intension, autarchy, Briticism, dead-heat, death's-head, decalogue, decapod, decasyllable, dendroid, desistance, despond, differentia, disjunctive, dissentious, distrain, disyllable, dogmatize, donee, dyne, efflorescent, enkindle, epode, evanesce, evert, extrajudicial, fernery, fiducial, flag-officer, flection, forby, foreordination

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(part 34) (31 words)

forfend, irritancy, Jingo, kingling, lithotype, locative, lordling, lough, mealy-mouthed, mobocracy, Neolithic, neology, nomic, non-combatant, non-resident, Norman, novellette, obvert, paronymous, pedagogics, pentad, pentavalent, pervasion, pledgeor, polyarchy, Protestant, pseudapostle, quadrate, radix, imprecations, geometer

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(part 35) (31 words)

hydrophilic, Linnaean, octahedral, coordinate, degenerate, retard, aggregate, intermediate, complex, compound, lame, stipulate, butte, burl, caisson, censer, chandelier, chronometer, couturier, cyst, hemp, frieze, exposition, frond, hostelry, humerus, interment, lacrosse, lama, pollinator, limbo

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(part 36) (17 words)

maestro, mahogany, ogre, offal, stalactite, sediment, trigonometry, portcullis, regatta, sibling, tarpaulin, tureen, voltmeter, octahedron, sclera, guerrilla, dialog